Transaction details

The proposed acquisition by PRL Group of Contract People Limited, Shelfwatch Limited (an Irish registered company), Sales Placement Contract People (NI) Limited, Shelwatch Limited (a Northern Irish registered company) and Sales Placement Limited (collectively referred to as "CP"), has been cleared by the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission.

Economic sectorMedia merger
PRL is involved primarily in two industry sectors: (i). Logistics Solutions and (ii). Retail Sales Solutions. CP is involved primarily in the following industry sectors: (i). Field Sales and Marketing Outsourcing and (ii). Supply Chain Solutions.No

Notification date: Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Parties InvolvedBusiness activities
PRL GroupPRL is involved primarily in two industry sectors: (i). Logistics Solutions and (ii). Retail Sales Solutions.
CPCP is involved primarily in the following industry sectors: (i). Field Sales and Marketing Outsourcing and (ii). Supply Chain Solutions.
Case Officer AssignedContact Details
Barry O'DonnellTel: 01-470 3696, e-mail: barryodonnell@ccpc.ie
Media Enquiries MKC Communications: 01 7038600

The deadline for any third parties who wish to make submissions regarding the competition aspects of this merger is:

Phase 1
Tuesday, December 8, 2015
Current status Completed Cleared (Phase 1)

Decision date: Thursday, December 31, 2015