M/17/024 – UPS/Eirpost

Transaction details

The proposed acquisition by United Parcels Services Inc. through UPS Corporate Finance Sárl of the entire issued share capital and thus sole control of Eirpost Group Unlimited Company has been cleared by the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission.

Notification date Decision date
Friday May 5, 2017 Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Parties Involved Business activities
UPS Inc.

UPS Inc. is a company incorporated in the state of Delaware, USA. It is a package delivery company operating globally and a provider of global supply chain management solutions. It has a number of subsidiaries including UPS Corporate Finance Sárl and UPS Ireland.

Eirpost Group Unlimited Company

The Eirpost group operates a courier and parcel delivery business in Ireland and the UK through a number of subsidiaries, these include Nightline Holdings Limited, Eirpost Holdings unlimited and Nightline Logistics Group Unlimited Company.

Economic sector Media merger
Courier and Parcel Delivery Services No
Submissions from third parties due by:
Phase 1 Phase 2
Friday, May 19, 2017
Current status: Completed
Preliminary investigation (Phase 1)
Authorised Officer Assigned Contact Details
Tommy Burke

Tel No.: 01 4025503 email: tommyburke@ccpc.ie

Media enquiries: MKC Communications: 01 7038600

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