24 April 2018
The Competition and Markets Authority has cleared the Co-op’s £137.5m takeover of buying group Nisa, saying " the proposed merger does not give rise to competition concerns ”. Co-op is now likely to take over the running of Nisa in May.
Competition between shops unaffected
Co-op, as a groceries retailer, and Nisa, as a groceries wholesaler, do not compete head-to-head. However, as Nisa sup...