Mandate Vinge advises Bring in connection with the acquisition of West Cargo Vårgårda

November 13, 2013

Vinge is advising Bring, a part OF Posten Norge, in connection with its acquisition of West Cargo Vårgarda AB. West Cargo Vårgarda AB is a logistics company situated in West Sweden with a turnover of approximately SEK 350 million and 110 employees. Bring’s acquisition is conditional upon approval by the Swedish Competition Authority.

Vinge’s team consists of partner Johan Winnerblad together with, among others, associate Josefin Eriksson.

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