Softchoice acquires 3-SOFT Software Licensing  

Date Closed: 2/25/2005

Value: Undisclosed

On February 25, 2005, Softchoice Corp., one of North America's fastest growing technology suppliers, acquired 3-SOFT Software Licensing, a division of the Quebec-based software reseller and services company, 3-SOFT Group Inc. The transaction value is not disclosed. This acquisition gives Softchoice a 30 per cent share of the Canadian software licensing market.

Softchoice was represented by BLG with a team that included Victoria Prince, Eva Chan and Kelly Zalec (business advisory), and Paul Findlay (capital markets) in Toronto; and Manon Gauthier and Alexandra Nicol (business advisory), Valérie Dufour (employment) and Pierre Trudeau (real estate) in Montreal.