M/22/033 – MM/ESNT/Essentra

Transaction details

The proposed acquisition by MM Packaging GmbH of 100% of the shares in, and sole control over, ESNT Packaging & Securing Solutions Limited (UK) and its affiliated companies (including the Irish subsidiary, Essentra Packaging Ireland Limited), as well as 100% of the shares in Essentra Packaging US Inc (US) has been notified to the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission.

Notification date Decision date
Tuesday July 26, 2022
Parties Involved Business activities
MM Packaging GmbH

MM Packaging GmbH is a wholly owned subsidiary of Mayr-Melnhof Karton AG ("MM") together with its subsidiaries ("MM Group"). MM Packaging GmbH is active in the production and supply of packaging products including folding cartons, labels and leaflets.

ESNT Packaging and Essentra

ESNT Packaging and Essentra are active in the production and supply of packaging products including folding cartons, labels and leaflets.

Economic sector Media merger
Manufacturing No
Submissions from third parties due by:
Phase 1 Phase 2
Wednesday, August 10, 2022
Current status: Active
Preliminary investigation (Phase 1)
Authorised Officer Assigned Contact Details
Eilís McDonnell

eilismcdonnell@ccpc.ie

Mirella Cherny

mirellacherny@ccpc.ie

Media enquiries: communications@ccpc.ie

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