On July 30, 2021, The Legault Group, owner of Mondou, completed its acquisition of Ren’s Pets. The transaction marks the largest investment in company history and is the company’s first acquisition outside of Quebec. The acquisition supports Legault Group’s growth plan and will allow Mondou accelerate its growth in Canada.
The Legault Group specializes in pet food and accessories through its Mondou chain of stores, focused on providing products, services and advice for the health and well-being of animals.
Ren’s Pets is an Oakville-based retailer focused on providing pet supplies, food, treats and toys, with 35 stores across Ontario, New Brunswick and Nova Scotia.
Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP advised the Legault Group in connection with the acquisition and associated financing with a team led my Mikulas Arendas (Financial Services) and consisting of François Paradis, Michael Budabin McQuown, Marissa Corona, Véronique Fortin-Latreille (Mergers & Acquisitions), Etienne Massicotte (Financial Services), Damian Rigolo (Employment & Labour), Tina Saban (Privacy & Data Management) and Matthew Ritchie (Real Estate).