M/10/024 – Gleeson / Gilbeys
The proposed acquisition of certain assets of Gilbeys of Ireland Limited by Gleeson Wines & Spirits Limited has been cleared by the Competition Authority.
|Notification date||Decision date|
|Friday July 30, 2010||Tuesday, August 24, 2010|
|Parties Involved||Business activities|
|Gleeson Wines & Spirits Limited||
The Gleeson Group's business encompasses the manufacture, marketing, wholesale distribution of mineral waters, soft drinks and alcoholic beverages and associated activities for sale in Ireland.
|Gilbeys of Ireland Limited||
Gilbeys is involved in the distribution of wine throughout Ireland and the wholesale distribution of wine, beer, spirits and soft drinks in Dublin.
|Economic sector||Media merger|
|The wholesale distribution of alcoholic and non alcoholic beverages (including wine) in the State.||No|
|Submissions from third parties due by:|
|Phase 1||Phase 2|
|Friday, August 13, 2010|
|Current status: Completed|
|Cleared (Phase 1)|
|Authorised Officer Assigned||Contact Details|
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