M/13/034 – Adams / First Milk
The Competition Authority has approved the acquisition by Adams Foods Limited of certain assets of First Milk Cheese Company Limited and Scottish Milk Products Limited.
|Notification date||Decision date|
|Friday November 29, 2013||Saturday, December 20, 2014|
|Parties Involved||Business activities|
|Adams Food Limited||
Adams is a UK-incorporated subsidiary company of the Irish Dairy Board Cooperative Limited. Adams supplies pre-packed hard cheese to the UK food retailers and to the UK wholesale, convenience and foodservice sectors.
|First Milk Cheese Company Limited||
First Milk supplies a wide range of dairy products and ingredients for both the UK and international retail and foodservice markets including cheese, raw milk, butter, skimmed milk powder, whey protein and quark.
|Scottish Milk Products Limited||
|Economic sector||Media merger|
|The supply of cheese to retail and foodservice customers in the UK.||No|
|Submissions from third parties due by:|
|Phase 1||Phase 2|
|Thursday, December 12, 2013|
|Current status: Completed|
|Cleared (Phase 1)|
|Authorised Officer Assigned||Contact Details|
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