Mandate Vinge advises Litorina Kapital's portfolio company, Grolls (previously Björnkläder) on the acquisition of Nytello

September 08, 2011

Litorina Kapital's portfolio company, Grolls AB (previously Björnkläder AB) has acquired the entire issued share capital of Nytello AB, a company which focuses on the manufacture and marketing of workwear primarily for healthcare workers as well as dentistry, cleaning and kitchen personnel.

Grolls is the leading actor in Sweden within the workwear sector and PPE through its chain of 25 stores in Sweden and one store in Finland and Estonia. Grolls is also the proprietor of the trade mark, Björnkläder, which is one of Sweden's leading workwear trade marks.

Vinge's team consisted of responsible partner Johan Winnerblad together with, among others, associates Jonas Johansson, Nils-Taro Lock, Andreas Malmberg and Daniel Järmén.

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Vinge contributes to IUMI Eye

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Vinge – Best law firm for female business lawyers

Vinge has been awarded “Best Nordic Business Law Firm for Women” at the European Women in Business Law Awards which took place in London on 10 September. For the eighth time, Vinge has won the award as the law firm which has been most successful in relation to its gender equality work.
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