Herlitz PBS AG, Berlin, is transferring all shares in proOffice s.r.o., its Czech production
company for soft plastic film office products (files, document protectors and suspension files), to
the Austrian company RING International Holding AG.
In making this decision Herlitz is pursuing its policy introduced in 2008 of strategic
concentration on the core business of the Herlitz brand name by continuing to streamline its
CMS Hasche Sigle has provided Herlitz with advice on all aspects of the reorganisation. A team
of lawyers from its Berlin and Prague offices supported the company on the sale of proOffice. Dr
Ferber & Co. was also involved as corporate finance adviser.
Details of the purchase price were not disclosed.
Advisers to Herlitz PBS AG:
CMS Hasche Sigle:
Ralf Kurney, Dr Jörg Zätzsch, Christian Plodeck (all Corporate)
Axel Dippmann (Financing)
CMS Cameron McKenna, Prague:
Helen Rodwell and Patrick Przyhoda