Dis-Chem Pharmacies Ltd (Dis-Chem) And Pure Pharmacy Holdings (PPH) (Pty) Ltd

Case number: LM181Jan21
Case parties: Primary Acquiring Firm: Dis-Chem Pharmacies Ltd
Primary Target Firm: Pure Pharmacy Holdings (Pty) Ltd
Case type: Large Merger
Type of merger: Both
Case status: Reasons Issued
Outcome: Approved Subject to Conditions
Order date: 2021-09-20
Sector: Human health and social work activities
Industry: Other human health activities
Relevant market: The market for retail pharmacies supplying pharmaceutical and front shop products.
Remedy: Notification of small merger transactions
Competition Tribunal Members: Enver Daniels, Imraan Valodia, Yasmin Carrim