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Deal News Gartencenter Münsterland / Dehner

Loy & Co comprehensively advised Tillmann Schulze Buschhof, shareholder of Gartencenter Münsterland GmbH & Co. KG on the sale of 100% of the company’s shares to Dehner.

July 2017 

The transaction:

With the signing of the contract in July 2017, the family-run company Dehner has acquired 100% of the company shares of Gartencenter Münsterland GmbH & Co. KG. With the acquisition, Dehner acquires the locations in Münster, Osnabrück and Rheine and strengthens its presence in the regions.

The companies:

Gartencenter Münsterland GmbH & Co. KG

Gartencenter Münsterland GmbH & Co. KG is a family-run company with locations in Münster, Osnabrück and Rheine. The sale took place in the course of succession. A buyer was found in Dehner, which will continue to run the locations and invest in their modernization.


The family-owned company Dehner is a group of companies operating throughout Europe with its headquarters in Rain am Lech, Bavaria. Founded in 1947 as a two-person operation, Dehner is now the leading cross-channel retailer in the green industry with over 5,000 employees. A central division under the umbrella of Dehner Holding are the Dehner garden centers – Europe’s largest garden center group with 122 garden centers as well as online stores in Germany and Austria. Other companies include degro (wholesale for garden and pet products), Dehner AGRAR (agriculture) and Dehner Logistik. The group is still family-run.

Loy & Co Corporate Finance GmbH

Loy & Co is an independent, owner-managed consulting firm specializing in the execution of mergers and acquisitions, shareholder financing, corporate financing and financing consulting for medium-sized companies.

Our team on this transaction

Markus Loy

Managing Director

Beatrice Berg