M/19/039 – BWG/Heaney Meats

Transaction details

The proposed acquisition whereby BWG Foods Unlimited Company will acquire sole control of Heaney Meats Catering Co. Limited has been notified to the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission.

Notification date Decision date
Thursday November 28, 2019
Parties Involved Business activities
BWG Foods Unlimited Company

BWG Foods Unlimited Company is involved in the wholesale distribution of food and grocery goods to its affiliated stores and to stores operated by independent retailers. It is also involved in the wholesale distribution of food and beverages to foodservice customers and to the licensed trade. BWG Foods Unlimited Company also operates a distribution centre and a number of cash and carry outlets in the State.

Heaney Meats Catering Co. Limited

Heaney Meats Catering Co. Limited is an Irish meat supplier to foodservice operators. Heaney Meats is primarily active in the supply of fresh meat to hotels, restaurants, catering operators, and some public institutions across the island of Ireland.

Economic sector Media merger
Foodservice No
Submissions from third parties due by:
Phase 1 Phase 2
Wednesday, December 11, 2019
Current status: Active
Preliminary investigation (Phase 1)
Authorised Officer Assigned Contact Details
Barry O'Donnell

Email: barryodonnell@ccpc.ie
Phone: 01 470 3696.

Craig Whelan

Email: craigwhelan@ccpc.ie
Phone: 01 402 5504

Media enquiries: communications@ccpc.ie

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