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Competition and Markets Authority
17 May 2018


Anticipated acquisition by Arla Foods Ltd of Yeo Valley Dairies Ltd including a licence to supply certain dairy products under the Yeo Valley brand

Invitation to comment

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) is considering whether it is or may be the case that this transaction, if carried into effect, will result in the creation of a relevant merger situation under the merger provisions of the Enterprise Act 2002 and, if so, whether the creation of that situation may be expected to result, in a substantial lessening of competition within any market or markets in the United Kingdom for goods or services.

To assist it with this assessment, the CMA invites comments on the transaction from any interested party. These comments should be provided by the deadline set out below to:

Case officer name: Matteo Alchini

Tel no: 0203 738 6041

E-mail: [email protected]

Affected sector: Dairy

Case number: ME/6737/18

Expected Decision Date: 13 July 2018

Deadline for comments: 1 June 2018

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