Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton Corporate Finance advises EBSU Ltd on the acquisition of Woodlore International Inc.
Since 1981, EBSU Ltd (“EBSU”) has been developing and manufacturing quality and innovative residential cabinets, pre-assembled and ready to install. EBSU products are distributed in over 1,000 retail locations across North America through large renovation and hardware stores such as Lowe’s, Réno-Dépôt, Rona, BMR and Patrick Morin.
Also founded in 1981, Woodlore International Inc (“Woodlore”), is a leading furniture manufacturer located in Brampton, Ontario which runs a 140,000 square foot manufacturing facility with state-of-the-art manufacturing equipment. In addition to their broad offering of quality office furniture, Woodlore
EBSU Ltd has acquired Woodlore International Inc. to accelerate its growth plan.
EBSU called on Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton’s Corporate Finance team to advise the Company on the acquisition and financing its growth plan.
“The RCGT Corporate Finance team was instrumental in assisting my team and I every step of the way.” states Napoleon Boucher, president of EBSU. “Their expertise in mergers and acquisitions as well as their knowledge of the debt financing markets enabled us to obtain competitive terms and conditions all whilst managing the process in a very professional manner and allowing us to benefit from their extensive network.”
This acquisition allows Canadian-based EBSU to accelerate its growth plan and position itself among the major players in the North American manufacturing industry. In addition to the acquisition of Woodlore, EBSU has announced the construction of a new 180,000-square-foot plant in Salaberry-de-Valleyfield which will be fully operational in the fall of 2021.
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10 Aug 2021 | Written by :