Reference Transaction

Advising Rodi Petfood Nettetal GmbH on the sale to Saturn Petfood GmbH.

Rodi Petfood Nettetal GmbH
Bosch Saturn Tiernahrung GmbH & Co. KG


Food & Beverage


Special Situations & Restructuring



Rodi is originally a Nestlé company, which sold the plant to the Dutch Dibaq Group and subsequently expanded strongly in the animal feed market.

Saturn Petfood from Bremen was founded in 1987 and is one of the leading pet food manufacturers in Europe. The core competence in wet food has been extended to other pet food categories. The products are sold under private labels, primarily through discounters and department stores' chains.

Saxenhammer Transaction Team

Following transaction team facilitated the transaction for our client.

About the sector

Food & Beverage

The food and luxury food industry is one of the most important industrial sectors in Germany. As Europe's largest food producer and third-largest food exporter on the world market, Germany contributes significantly to the overall development of the industry. Approximately 618,000 people are employed in about 6,000 companies, most of which are medium-sized.