ArentFox Schiff Advises Avatar Corporation on Sale to Caldic B.V.
Founded by Michael L. Shamie in 1982, Avatar is a value-add distributor of specialty food ingredients and custom solutions based in University Park, Ill. The company offers products ranging from antioxidants and oils, as well as food processing aids, such as high-performance release agents. Avatar’s market-leading innovative range of release agents—optimized for customers’ unique products—enables customers to drive operational efficiency as part of their sustainability ambitions.
ArentFox Schiff has been proud to serve as outside counsel to Avatar since 2009, and wishes the company continued success as part of Caldic’s North American operations.