Strategic Retail Partners (SRP) acquires Distributions Franco

February 28, 2022

On February 28, 2022, Strategic Retail Partners (“SRP”) closed its cross-border acquisition of Distributions Franco (“Franco”), located in Quebec. Franco’s wide range of quality products including electronics, eyewear, toys, jewelry, clothing and more is a complement to SRP’s growing product portfolio.

SRP is a U.S.-based portfolio company of Aurora Capital Partners and leading category manager and solutions provider to more than 70,000 retail outlets in the U.S. and Canada.

Miller Thomson advised SRP with a team led by Jay Hoffman (Corporate/M&A), and comprised of Adam Bata, Philippe St-Louis, Miranda Ciavaglia, Myriam Bensadoun-Amato and Annafaye Dunbar (Corporate/M&A); Michelle MacGillivray, Lawrence Witt, Isabella Gallo, and Helder Santos Vieira (Employment); Alexandre Ajami and Karen Durell (IP); Andrew Etcovitch (Corporate Tax); Stuart Chaimberg (Real Estate); Jaclyne Reive (Transportation); as well as Alexandre Benoit and Jessica Fournier (Paralegal).

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