SureWerx

SureWerx in its acquisition of Jackson Safety® and Wilson Brands From Kimberly-Clark Professional

Client

SureWerx USA Inc.

Value

-

Service

Mergers and Acquisitions

Date Closed

December 2018

Lead Office

New York


On December 20, 2018, SureWerx announced the acquisition of Jackson Safety® and WILSON® Safety brands from Kimberly-Clark Professional.

The acquisition includes the Industrial Welding business along with select portions of the Industrial Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) businesses. Together these comprise Welding Helmets, Welding Accessories, Welding Powered Air Purifying Respirators (PAPR,) Welding Barriers, Industrial Respiratory, Face Protection, Head Protection, and Hearing Protection categories.

SureWerx, co-headquartered in Vancouver, British Columbia, and Elgin Illinois, is a leading supplier of professional tool, equipment and safety products for workers.

Kimberly-Clark Professional, headquartered in Irving, Texas, is a leading global supplier of workplace products and solutions.

Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP acted for SureWerx with a team consisting of Michael Budabin McQuown and Alix Morse, Jillian Mulroy and Ethan Chang (Corporate), Kelly Moffatt (IP), Lynne Lacoursiere (Employment & Labour), Jennifer Lee and Chad West (Tax).


Team
Michael Budabin McQuown

Michael Budabin McQuown

Partner, Corporate

Alix Morse

Alix Morse

Associate, Corporate

Jillian Mulroy

Jillian Mulroy

Associate, Corporate

Ethan Chang

Ethan Chang

Associate, Corporate

Kelly  Moffatt

Kelly Moffatt

Partner, Commercial

Lynne Lacoursière - Corporate Lawyer

Lynne Lacoursière

Partner, Corporate

Jennifer Lee

Jennifer Lee

Partner, Taxation