Mandate Vinge advises Testing Machines Inc. on acquisition of Fibro System AB

January 20, 2012

Vinge advises Testing Machines Inc. (TMI) in connection with the acquisition of Fibro System AB. Fibro System develops, manufactures and sell measurement technology equipment for the pulp and paper, print, packaging and other related industries. TMI manufactures and markets physical property testing instruments for the paper, pulp, film, foil, ink, coatings, nonwoven, textile and corrugated industries. TMI has a network of sales offices and agents throughout the US and in over 50 countries.

The Vinge team advising TMI includes partner Malin Ohlin Åkermark and associates Peter Sundgren and Nina Farrahi (M&A), associate Albert Wållgren (banking & finance) and associate Karin Isacson (employment & benefits).

Sanctions round-up

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