Synerlink S.A., a supplier of packaging technology for the food industry and fresh dairy products, one of the packaging divisions of the US group Barry-Wehmiller, has announced on 24th November 2016 its acquisition of Sogameca, a manufacturer of precision machines and cutting tool technology based in Le Mans, France.
Sogameca is recognized worldwide for its cutting tool precision, durability and ease of maintenance. They are considered at the forefront of innovative cutting solutions for new plastic materials, an area of capability that Synerlink intends to accelerate.
The addition of Sogameca extends Synerlink’s production capacity for its Aprium end-of-line business and enhances its spare parts and cutting and sharpening services. Being a Form-fill-seal industry leader, Synerlink also strengthens its position as key provider to the fresh dairy and food industry with the acquisition.
B&A has acted as the exclusive financial advisor of the shareholders of Sogameca.