22 Dec 2017 Cases

Advised S Ryhmä on Acquisition of Stockmann Oyj Food Retail Business

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In December 2017, the Finnish Competition and Consumer Authority (FCCA) approved the acquisition by S Ryhmä (S Group) of the food retail business line Herkku from Stockmann Oyj (Stockmann Delicatessen), subject to conditions. Stockmann Delicatessen sells groceries in six department stores in Finland.

Compass Lexecon provided economic analysis related to the transaction. The Compass Lexecon team included Pekka Sääskilahti, Nadine Watson, Catalina Campillo, Aiden Lo, Bernardo Sarmento and Norbert Czinkan, who worked with a team from law firm Castrén & Snellman.

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