M/21/029 – Murdock/Brooks

Transaction details

The proposed acquisition by MBM Brooks Limited of the entire issued share capital of Papoulas Limited and its subsidiaries has been cleared by the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission.

Notification date Decision date
Monday June 21, 2021 Thursday, July 29, 2021
Parties Involved Business activities
MBM Brooks Limited

MBM Brooks Limited and its parent company operate a number of builders merchants stores across the island of Ireland. MBM Brooks Limited and its parent company also manufacture machined timber products from rough timber.

Papoulas Limited

Papoulas Limited operates a number of builders merchants stores in the State. Papoulas Limited is also a wholesale supplier of certain specialist categories of laminate, veneer, and composite timber panels and flooring and fire door blanks throughout the island of Ireland.

Economic sector Media merger
Builders Merchanting Sector No
Submissions from third parties due by:
Phase 1 Phase 2
Tuesday, July 6, 2021
Current status: Completed
Cleared (Phase 1)
Authorised Officer Assigned Contact Details
Alice Kearns

Email: alicekearns@ccpc.ie

Phone: (00353) (1) 470 3664

Media enquiries: communications@ccpc.ie

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