Hero Group acquires Baby Gourmet

Date Closed

January 17, 2021

Lead Office

Calgary

On January 18, 2021, Hero Group acquired Baby Gourmet by way of plan of arrangement. This acquisition will expand Baby Gourmet’s footprint in North America and allow Hero Group to increase their portfolio in the baby food market category.

Baby Gourmet, headquartered in Calgary, is privately held organic baby food company in Canada. 

Hero Group is an international nutritional food products company headquartered in Lenzburg, Switzerland. 

McCarthy Tétrault advised Baby Gourmet with a team led by Cathy Samuel (M&A, Business) that included Michael Bennett, Niki Gill, Ashley Wilson, Matt Hooker (M&A, Business), Vincent Yip (IP), Kim Brown, Steve Marshall (Tax), Walker Macleod (Bankruptcy and Restructuring), Lyndsey Delamont, Kara Smyth, Nicole Fitz-Simon, Myriam Hacault (Litigation), Audrey Bouffard-Nesbitt, Genevieve Loxley (Financial Services), Ben Aberant (Labour and Employment), Deron Waldock and Kelleher Lynch (Pensions).

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