CMA refers merger of toy suppliers for in-depth phase two investigation
The CMA has referred VTech’s acquisition of LeapFrog for an in-depth phase two merger investigation. This follows the CMA’s announcement earlier this month that it would refer the merger for an in-depth investigation unless VTech offered acceptable undertakings to address the CMA’s competition concerns regarding the supply of toddler electronic learning toys, child laptops/tablets and child electronic reading systems in the UK. As VTech has not offered any undertakings, the CMA has therefore now referred the merger. Click here.
The CMA has referred the Diebold/Wincor merger for an in-depth phase two merger investigation. Click here.
The CMA has provisionally decided that 11 merger remedies are no longer needed and should be removed. Click here.