Bär & Karrer advises Amapharm on the acquisition of F. Hunziker

The German Amapharm, a global leader in vitamin gummies, has acquired its long-standing bulk supplier, F. Hunziker + Co, from the founding family. F. Hunziker + Co, headquartered in Dietikon, Switzerland, is a traditional family business specializing in the production of food products such as gummies and hard candies, some of which include medicinal components.

Bär & Karrer acted as legal advisor to Amapharm in this transaction. The team was co-led by partners Raphael Annasohn (M&A, pictured left) and Cyrill Diefenbacher (tax, pictured right) and included Julian Lindt, Luana Stämpfli and Leander Knapp (all M&A), Alessia Suter and Timon Hufschmid (both tax), Rocco Rigozzi (Real Estate), Sandra Schaffner (employment), Jonas Bornhauser (IP/IT), Ruth Bloch-Riemer and Marco Weiss (Social Security), Martin Werner (competition) and Micha Schilling (finance) and Rehana Harasgama (Data Protection).