EQT Expansion Capital provides financing for the acquisition of Candyking. EQT Expansion Capital supported Accent Equity Partners' acquisition of the company with a mezzanine loan and a minority equity investment, allowing Accent to step up in terms of transaction size.
Candyking is the market leader in pick & mix confectionery sales in Sweden, Finland, Norway and the UK. Candyking provides an integrated pick & mix concept for grocery retailers, cinemas, fun fairs, service stations and other outlets. The concept is based on a supply of a wide confectionery assortment and display solutions combined with full service and sales support. The company has approximately 980 employees.