M/20/024 – Bunzl/Abco Kovex

Transaction details

The proposed acquisition of sole control of Abco Kovex Limited by Bunzl plc has been cleared by the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission.

Notification date Decision date
Monday August 24, 2020 Wednesday, September 30, 2020
Parties Involved Business activities
Bunzl plc

Bunzl plc is an international distribution group providing customised solutions to business to business customers and supplying non-food consumable products predominately in the healthcare, retail, cleaning and hygiene, safety, grocery food services sectors.

Abco Kovex Limited

Abco Kovex Limited is an importer, distributor, and manufacturer of flexible packaging products and machinery in Ireland, the UK and Northern Europe.

Economic sector Media merger
Packaging Sector No
Submissions from third parties due by:
Phase 1 Phase 2
Monday, September 7, 2020
Current status: Completed
Cleared (Phase 1)
Authorised Officer Assigned Contact Details
Andrew Leyden

Email: andrewleyden@ccpc.ie
Phone:+00353 1 4025529

Media enquiries: communications@ccpc.ie

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