16 December 2016

Miller Johnson Represents J. Rettenmaier USA LP in the Acquisition of Central Fiber LLC’s Industrial Fiber Business

The Transaction

Miller Johnson is pleased to announce that in October of 2016, J. Rettenmaier USA LP (JRS) acquired Central Fiber, LLC’s industrial fiber business – which involves a wide range of industrial fiber products manufactured at a new state-of-the-art facility in Wellsville,  Kansas. This acquisition adds another facet to JRS’s portfolio and bolsters its leadership in the fibers industry.

Miller Johnson’s transaction team consisted of Dustin Daniels (Corporate), JJ Henn (Corporate), John Koryto (Employment), Eric Starck (Real Property), Frank Berrodin (Employee Benefits), Alan Schwartz (Environmental) and Neil Williams (Tax).

J. Rettenmaier USA LP
( JRS USA is a leading provider of fiber products in North America. JRS USA is the subsidiary of J. Rettenmaier & Söhne Group, who is an international business with global headquarters in Rosenberg, Germany. JRS USA is dedicated to the research, development and processing of high quality fiber products.

Central Fiber, LLC
( Central Fiber, LLC specialized in manufacturing industrial fiber products. With an extensive variety of industrial applications, Central Fiber was recognized as a leader in the industrial fiber industry.

Miller Johnson’s Mergers and Acquisitions Group
Miller Johnson’s M&A practice group is adept at negotiating, structuring, and advising clients with respect to the various challenges that arise in the context of mergers, acquisitions, dispositions or other business combinations.

Miller Johnson is listed for mergers and acquisitions with U.S. News & World Report’s Best Law Firms and is ranked among America’s Best by Chambers USA. At the M&A Deals and Dealmakers Awards presented annually by the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) West Michigan chapter and MiBiz, Miller Johnson attorneys are consistently involved in deals honored as finalists for the Best Company Deal category.

For further information, please contact Dustin Daniels at (616) 831-1737.