CIBC and BDG recapitalize Concept Store Fixtures International

December 19, 2021

On December 19, 2021, CIBC announced its recapitalization of Concept Store Fixtures International Inc. (“CSF”), along with BDG & Partners Financial Corporation, a Montreal-based private equity firm investing in mid-market companies operating in the manufacturing, distribution and services sectors.

CSF designs, manufactures and installs aftermarket parts for grocery and convenience store refrigerated displays.

Miller Thomson advised CSF and its shareholders on the deal with a team led by Andrew Cohen (Corporate/M&A) with Ariane Buono-Guimont  and comprised of Steven Chaimberg (Real Estate); Andrew Etcovitch (Corporate Tax);  Michael Caruso and Sara Josselyn (RWI Policy); Gary Rosen (Labour and Employment), and Tamara Farber (Environmental) .