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Goodmans Deals & Cases

This section contains brief summaries of selected significant cases and transactions.  You'll also find representative lists  - by year - of major transactions and cases where Goodmans' involvement is a matter of public record or where inclusion in the list has been authorized by our clients.

Cott Corporation Announces the Acquisition of Primo Water Corporation


Areas Mergers and Acquisitions


Goodmans LLP represents Cott Corporation (“Cott”) in connection with its definitive agreement to acquire Primo Water Corp. (“Primo”) for $14.00 per share, for a total transaction value of $775 million.

The combination of Cott and Primo, along with the recent announcement of Cott’s evaluation of certain strategic alternatives for its S&D Coffee and Tea (“S&D”) business, including a sale of S&D, will transition Cott into a pure-play water company.