Davis, Polk & Wardwell LLP acted as outside counsel and Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Ingram Micro in connection with the transaction. Blank Rome LLP acted as outside counsel and Blackstone Advisory Partners L.P. acted as the exclusive financial advisor to BrightPoint in connection with the transaction.
Conference Call and Webcast
There will be a conference call today to discuss the transaction at 8:00AM PT. Investors may listen to the conference call by dialing (800) 369-2005 or (210) 839-8501 outside the United States and Canada, or access the call via a live audio webcast at www.ingrammicro.com (Investor Relations section). A replay of the conference call will be available for one week at www.ingrammicro.com (Investor Relations section) or by calling (866) 435-1317 or (203) 369-1016 outside the United States and Canada.
Cautionary Statement for the Purpose of the Safe Harbor Provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995
The matters in this press release that are forward-looking statements are based on current management expectations. Certain risks may cause such expectations to not be achieved and, in turn, may have a material adverse effect on Ingram Micro's business, financial condition and results of operations. Ingram Micro disclaims any duty to update any forward-looking statements.All statements other than statements of historical fact are statements that could be deemed forward-looking statements. Important risk factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those discussed in the forward-looking statements include, without limitation: our ability to timely complete the transaction, if at all; our ability to complete the transaction considering the various closing conditions, including those conditions related to regulatory approvals and shareholder approval; the financial performance of BrightPoint and Ingram Micro through the completion of the merger; BrightPoint's business may not perform as expected due to transaction-related uncertainty or other factors; the ability of BrightPoint and Ingram Micro to retain relationships with customers, vendors and carriers; management's ability to execute its plans, strategies and objectives for future operations, including the execution of integration plans; growth of the mobility industry; our ability to maintain access to adequate levels of capital at reasonable rates; and our ability to achieve the expected benefits and manage the expected costs of the transaction. For a further discussion of significant factors to consider in connection with forward-looking statements concerning Ingram Micro, reference is made to Item 1A Risk Factors of Ingram Micro's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2011 and Item 1A Risk Factors of Ingram Micro's Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the fiscal quarter ended March 31, 2012 ; other risks or uncertainties that may be detailed from time to time in Ingram Micro's future SEC filings. About Brightpoint, Inc.