Firm Advises Bonduelle in €300 Million Revolving Credit Facility

July 6, 2012

Bonduelle Group, the world’s leading producer of processed vegetables, announces the signing of a €300 million revolving credit facility over 5 years, redeemable at maturity date.

On July 3, Willkie client Bonduelle Group, the world’s leading producer of processed vegetables, announced the signing of a €300 million revolving credit facility over 5 years, redeemable at maturity date. This line of credit, was set up with an international pool of banks composed of BNP Paribas, Crédit Agricole Nord de France, BPCE, HSBC France, Mediobanca, Société Générale and CIC Nord-Ouest. Based in France, Bonduelle has 9,650 employees operating in 18 countries and brand presence in 80 countries.  The company’s business lines comprise tinned vegetables, frozen vegetables and fresh processed vegetables. The deal was handled by partner Eduardo Fernandez, national partner Paul Lombard and associate Igor Kukhta.