Woolworths (Pty) Ltd And Absolute Pets (Pty) Ltd

Case number: LM125Nov23
Case parties: Primary Acquiring Firm: Woolworths (Pty) Ltd
Primary Target Firm: Absolute Pets (Pty) Ltd
Case type: Large Merger
Type of merger: Horizontal
Case status: Reasons Issued
Outcome: Approved Subject to Conditions
Order date: 2024-04-02
Sector: Wholesale and retail trade - repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles
Relevant market: Retail sale of pet food
Remedy: 12A(3)(a) industry/sector related
Competition Tribunal Members: Andreas Wessels, Anisa Kessery, Imraan Valodia