Crown Holdings completes acquisition of Signode Industrial Group Holdings

April 3, 2018

On April 3, 2018, Crown Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CCK), a global leader in consumer packaging, completed its previously announced acquisition of Signode Industrial Group Holdings (Bermuda) Ltd., a leading global provider of transit packaging systems and solutions, from The Carlyle Group, in a cash transaction valued at $3.91 billion subject to customary closing adjustments.

Miller Thomson was Canadian counsel to Crown Holdings in this transaction with a team that included Steven Wesfield and Jennifer Bishop (corporate/M&A), Eric Dufour (competition), John Campbell (tax), Dirk Van De Kamer (labour and employment), Tamara Farber (environmental), and Nora Osbaldeston and Dave Reynolds (financial services), with the assistance of student at law Erin Elias.