Sale of Mornington Peninsula’s Premier Cafe

Buchanan has finished a big year of deals culminating in this week’s sale of Mornington Peninsula’s best cafe – as voted for the past three years running – Merchant & Maker, McCrae.

Buchanan’s team was led by Director, Scott Buchanan and Senior Lawyer, Aimee Pomogacs.

Scott Buchanan stated: “We are privileged to act for one of Melbourne’s premier cafe operators and independent coffee roasting houses, the Commonfolk Coffee Company. The sale of Merchant & Maker represents the culmination of a successful chapter for our client who has built a valuable and popular brand on Melbourne’s Mornington Peninsula.”

Commonfolk Coffee’s General Manager, Ben Hogan, stated: “We’ve been working with Scott for a number of years now and we confidently entrusted Scott and his team to manage this important transaction for the Commonfolk Coffee Company. The Buchanan team navigated us through this sale transaction, and all of its nuances, and ensured the successful and timely completion of this deal.”