21 February 2020
Finland’s Market Court has announced its decision to block Kesko’s acquisition of Heinon Tukku.
Acquisition announced in May 2019
The retailer revealed its intention to purchase the wholesale business, in May 2019, from family-owned company Tukkuheino Oy and private individuals.
Commenting on the decision, President of Kesko’s grocery trade division, Ari Akseli, said: “Naturally, we woul...