Gowling WLG advises Newell Brands on sale of Rubbermaid consumer storage totes business to United Solutions

03 April 2017

On April 3, 2017, Newell Brands Inc. completed the sale of its Rubbermaid consumer storage totes business to United Solutions, Inc. for an undisclosed amount.

United Solutions is a supplier of plastic products for the home and office.

Newell Brands is a leading global consumer goods company with a strong portfolio of well-known brands, including Paper Mate, Sharpie, Elmer's, Coleman, Oster, Sunbeam, Rubbermaid and Yankee Candle.

Gowling WLG acted as Canadian counsel to Newell Brands with a team led by Paul Harricks that included Frank Sur, Amy-Lynn Smith, Darren Taylor, Maxwell Brunette and Brian Kearl.

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