Tayto Group Limited / The Real Pork Crackling Company Limited merger inquiry

The CMA is investigating the completed acquisition by Tayto Group Limited of The Real Pork Crackling Company Limited.

Statutory timetable

Phase 1 Date Action
TBC Deadline for phase 1 decision*
TBC Launch of merger inquiry
18 July 2018 Initial enforcement order

(*) This date is the current statutory deadline by when the decision will be announced. If any change occurs, the information is refreshed as soon as practicable. However, the CMA cannot guarantee that the decision will be announced on or before this current deadline, as the deadline of a given case may change during the merger assessment process due to different reasons.

Phase 1

Initial enforcement order

On 18 July 2018 the CMA served an initial enforcement order under section 72(2) of the Enterprise Act 2002 on Tayto Group Limited and its parent company Manderley Food Group Limited, in relation to the completed acquisition by Tayto Group Limited of The Real Pork Crackling Company Limited..

Amendments/consents granted:

Contact

Please send written representations about any competition or public interest to:

Matteo Alchini
Competition and Markets Authority
Victoria House
Southampton Row
London
WC1B 4AD

matteo.alchini@cma.gsi.gov.uk

Published 20 July 2018
Last updated 10 August 2018 + show all updates
  1. Derogation published.
  2. First published.