WKB advised Orbico d.o.o. and Distribev Orbico sp. z o.o. in the sale of 80% of shares in the share capital of Distribev Orbico sp. z o.o. to United Beverages S.A.

WKB lawyers advised Orbico d.o.o., the largest distributor in Europe, providing them with comprehensive legal support during the entire transaction, in particular during negotiations concerning the terms and transaction documents.

WKB’s support also included preparing Distribev Orbico sp. z o.o. for the transaction, including, among others, advising on the sale of part of the company’s real estate and the transfer of a number of employees to the company from other Polish companies within the Orbico Group.

Jakub Jędrzejak (partner) led the team’s work, whose key members were Magdalena Piszewska (senior associate) and Natalia Poniatowicz-Ugolik (associate) together with Iwona Roksela-Mielnik (senior associate) from the firm’s Real Estate team.

Distribev Orbico sp. z o.o. is a company involved in the sale and distribution of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages to traditional retail clients, as well as those involved in the food and beverage sector. Grupa Żywiec S.A. remains the minority shareholder of Distribev Orbico sp. z o.o.