Xavier Mangino and Octavio Lecona

H&K in Foli and GPA Global merger

Holland & Knight Mexico has advised Foli de México on its merger with GPA Global, a global provider of packaging solutions.

This transaction was closed on 31 July. Through the combination, the subsidiary Urmoe was created.

Headquartered in Mexico City, Foli de México specialises in providing packaging and printing solutions, including hot foil stamping, displays and eco-friendly options. It has more than 35 years of industry-leading experience, a global network of service centres and a diverse customer base of more than 300 international brands.

GPA Global, based in Mansfield, Massachusetts, provides sustainable packaging solutions for a variety of products across a wide range of industries, including beauty, consumer electronics, healthcare and consumer products. The company also provides logistics services, coordinating inbound transportation to OEM factories, ground transportation in both China and the US, direct shipment to customers, and export to numerous countries.

H&K’s team included partners Xavier Mangino (pictured left) and Octavio Lecona (pictured right), senior counsel Elena Ibarrola and associate Cristobal Ortiz Monasterio.

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