M/15/058 – Fane Valley / Lakeland

Transaction details

The proposed acquisition of sole control of the agri business assets of Lakeland Dairies Cooperative Society Limited (“Lakeland”) by Fane Valley Cooperative Society Limited (“Fane Valley”), has been cleared by the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission.

Notification date Decision date
Friday October 16, 2015 Friday, November 27, 2015
Parties Involved Business activities
Fane Valley Cooperative Society Limited

Fane Valley is a farmer-owned co-operative established in 1903. Fane Valley has five business divisions: Fane Valley Dairies, Fane Valley Feeds, Fane Valley Stores, Fane Valley Red Meat Division and Fane Valley Food Division.

Lakeland Dairies Cooperative Society Limited

Lakeland is a farmer-owned dairy processing co-operative. Lakeland has three business divisions: Food Service, Food Ingredients and Agribusiness.

Economic sector Media merger
The industry sector involved is the agri business sector and, more particularly, the sale of animal feed and fertilisers to farmers. No
Submissions from third parties due by:
Phase 1 Phase 2
Tuesday, November 3, 2015
Current status: Completed
Cleared (Phase 1)
Authorised Officer Assigned Contact Details
Cormac Keating

Tel: 01-470 3653, e-mail: cormackeating@ccpc.ie

Media enquiries: MKC Communications: 01 7038600

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