Fenwick & West represented Yummly, Inc., a food-centric technology company that provides personalized recipes and cooking resources, in its acquisition by Whirlpool Corporation, a leading major appliance manufacturer in the world. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
The acquisition strengthens Whirlpool's ability to bring purposeful, consumer-relevant innovations to market in the emerging IoT space. More information on Yummly's acquisition by Whirlpool can be obtained from the company press release.
The Fenwick transaction team included corporate lawyers Kris Withrow, Kristine Di Bacco, Priscila Bastazin, Shen Zhang, Gilad Yacubovich and Willow Yang; executive compensation and employee benefits lawyers Blake Martell and Kristin O’Hanlon; technology transactions lawyers Jonathan Millard, Joseph Schenck, Tracy Randall, and Julia Chung; and tax lawyers Will Skinner and Seevun Kozar.