CMA clearance decision: 20 May 2014
The decision in this case was announced on 20 May 2014. The full text of the decision is available below:
Name of acquirer: Micronclean Limited
Description of merger: Completed acquisition by Micronclean Limited (a company jointly controlled by Micronclean (Newbury) Limited and Fenland Laundries Limited) of Guardline Technology Limited.
Date original undertakings accepted: 24/12/2013
Companies giving undertakings: Micronclean (Newbury) Limited, Micronclean Limited and Fenland Laundries Limited
Nature of undertakings: Hold separate undertakings
SIC code: 74.70/9
Case reference: ME/6353/13
Details of undertakings: Download the full text of the undertakings (pdf 102kb)
Amendments/consents: 7 January 2014 (pdf 36kb)
The Office of Fair Trading is considering whether arrangements are in progress or in contemplation which, if carried into effect, will result in the creation of a relevant merger situation under the merger provisions of the Enterprise Act 2002 and, if so, whether the creation of that situation may be expected to result in a substantial lessening of competition within any market or markets in the United Kingdom.
Affected sector: Cleanroom Products and Services
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to arrive by 9 April 2014