Press releases | Corporate and M&A | 01 Feb 2018

TAKKT acquires Equip4Work Ltd

Overview

Travers Smith LLP has advised TAKKT AG on its acquisition of Equip4Work Ltd, a leading British online retailer for office furniture.

Equip4Work, which was founded in 2004, is based in Dumfries, Scotland, and specialises in the sale of office furniture such as desks, chairs and cabinets under its primary sales brand OfficeFurnitureOnline.

The company, which also sells warehouse and business equipment under the Equip4Work brand, generated £40 million in sales last year.

TAKKT is the leading B2B direct marketing specialist for business equipment in Europe and North America. The Group is represented with its brands in more than 25 countries.

The Travers Smith team was led by Corporate Partner Anthony Foster with support from Corporate Associate Morgan Wood, Real Estate Senior Associate Naomi Crowley and Tax Associate Katherine Williamson.