Slaughter and May is advising Swire Beverages Holdings on its proposed acquisition of the Coca-Cola bottling operations in Vietnam and Cambodia

Slaughter and May, Hong Kong, is advising Swire Beverages Holdings Limited, a subsidiary of Swire Pacific Limited, on its proposed acquisition of the Coca-Cola bottling operations in Vietnam and Cambodia for a consideration of US$1,015 million pursuant to the share purchase agreements with a subsidiary of The Coca-Cola Company entered into on 18 July 2022.

Subsidiaries of the target companies are engaged in the business of the preparation, packaging, distribution and sale of ready-to-drink beverages in Vietnam and Cambodia, bearing trade marks owned by Coca-Cola and its subsidiaries and affiliated companies. The acquisition will be the Swire Pacific group’s first investment in the beverages market in South East Asia and will expand its beverages business into one of the most rapidly growing beverages markets.

Corporate
Lisa Chung Partner
Stephanie Pun Associate
Jason Hui Associate
Jonathan Hsu Associate
Adrien Yeung Associate

Clement Kwok / Trainee

Competition
Natalie Yeung Partner
Ferenc Jári Associate