M/14/033 – Musgrave / Allied

Transaction details

The proposed acquisition by Musgrave Limited of certain assets of Allied Logistics Limited and Allied Foods Limited plus Tallaght Cold Store Limited has been cleared by the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission.

Notification date Decision date
Tuesday November 11, 2014 Friday, December 19, 2014
Parties Involved Business activities
Musgrave Limited

Musgrave Group is active in grocery and food wholesale distribution and is a partner to entrepreneurial independent food retailers in Ireland, the UK and Spain through its divisions.

Allied Logistics Limited

Allied is a wholly owned subsidiary of DCC. Allied is an ambient and temperature controlled service provider business in the State that offers specialist logistics, warehousing and distribution for ambient, chill and frozen food products.

Economic sector Media merger
The proposed transaction involves temperature controlled logistics and warehousing services for grocery goods (meaning food and drink sold for human consumption) in Ireland. No
Submissions from third parties due by:
Phase 1 Phase 2
Monday, November 24, 2014
Current status: Completed
Cleared (Phase 1)
Authorised Officer Assigned Contact Details
Joseph Walser

Tel: 01-470 3678, e-mail: josephwalser@ccpc.ie

Media enquiries: MKC Communications: 01 7038600

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