M/15/055 – Brait / Iceland

Transaction details

The proposed acquisition by Brait CM 1 Limited of Iceland Topco Limited, has been cleared by the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission.

Notification date Decision date
Wednesday October 7, 2015 Friday, November 13, 2015
Parties Involved Business activities
Brait CM 1 Ireland

Brait is an investment holding company with an investment portfolio focusing on utilised market leading, growth oriented and cash flow generative businesses operating in the broad consumer sector.

Iceland TopCo Limited

Iceland is a UK food retailer specialising in frozen food with 858 stores in the UK as well as stores in Ireland, the Czech Republic and Iceland.

Economic sector Media merger
The industry sector involved is the grocery goods retail sector. No
Submissions from third parties due by:
Phase 1 Phase 2
Thursday, October 22, 2015
Current status: Completed
Cleared (Phase 1)
Authorised Officer Assigned Contact Details
Andrew Rae

Tel: 01-470 3671, e-mail: andrewrae@ccpc.ie

Media enquiries: MKC Communications: 01 7038600

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