Addleshaws and DLA lead as Bestway saves 2,000 jobs with Wine Rack and Bargain Booze deal

UK firms advise as grocery wholesaler buys drinks retailers in £7m deal

Addleshaw Goddard and DLA Piper have advised on UK grocery wholesaler Bestway’s acquisition of drinks chains Wine Rack and Bargain Booze, a deal that is set to save thousands of jobs.

About 2,000 jobs will be saved by the £7m acquisition of the retail division of drinks group Conviviality in a pre-pack administration process.

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