The J.M. Smucker Company Amendment to $700 Million Term Loan Facility

Davis Polk advised the administrative agent in connection with an amendment of The J.M. Smucker Company’s existing $700 million term loan facility.

The J.M. Smucker Company, headquartered in Orrville, Ohio, has a family of brands that includes a wide variety of quality products in the consumer and natural foods, coffee and pet food and pet snacks segments, including Smucker’s, Crisco, Folgers, Jif, Milk Bone and Meow Mix.

The Davis Polk finance team included partner Jeong M. Lee and associate William Son. The tax team included partner William A. Curran. Partner John B. Reynolds III and counsel Will Schisa provided regulatory advice. Counsel Charles Shi and associate Justin Alexander Kasprisin provided ERISA advice. Associate Michael Comstock provided environmental advice. Members of the Davis Polk team are based in the New York and Washington DC offices.