Davis Polk advised the representative of the initial purchasers in connection with a Rule 144A/Regulation S offering by Energizer Holdings, Inc. of an additional $250 million aggregate principal amount of its 6.375% senior notes due 2026. The additional notes are guaranteed by certain subsidiaries of Energizer Holdings, Inc.
Energizer, headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri, is one of the world’s largest manufacturers, marketers and distributors of household batteries, specialty batteries and portable lighting products and a leading designer and marketer of automotive fragrance and appearance products.
The Davis Polk corporate team included partners Michael Kaplan and Yasin Keshvargar and associates David D. Kim, Claudia Carvajal Lopez and Yushen Liu. Partner Lucy W. Farr and associate Joseph M. Gerstel provided tax advice. Counsel David A. Zilberberg provided environmental advice. All members of the Davis Polk team are based in the New York office.