M/13/030 – McKesson / Celesio
The proposed acquisition of Celesio A.G. by McKesson Corporation has been cleared by the Competition Authority.
|Notification date||Decision date|
|Thursday October 24, 2013||Wednesday, November 20, 2013|
|Parties Involved||Business activities|
McKesson is a US based company which distributes pharmaceuticals at a wholesale level and provides health information technology, medical supplies and care management tools mainly in the US.
Celesio is an international trading company and provider of logistics and services in the pharmaceutical and healthcare sector.
|Economic sector||Media merger|
|Celesio is active in retail pharmacy in the State. McKesson is active in technology solutions in healthcare in the State.||No|
|Submissions from third parties due by:|
|Phase 1||Phase 2|
|Monday, November 4, 2013|
|Current status: Completed|
|Cleared (Phase 1)|
|Authorised Officer Assigned||Contact Details|
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