Office of Fair Trade Merger Update

  Office of Fair Trade - Merger Update

RNS Number : 3130S
Office of Fair Trading
29 November 2012

Invitation to Comment

Completed acquisition by Wolseley UK Limited of certain assets from the WT
Burden Group, including 22 Burdens branches

The Office of Fair Trading is considering whether this agreement has resulted
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 has
resulted, or may be expected to result, in a substantial lessening of
competition within any market or markets in the United Kingdom for goods or

Affected sector: supply of civil engineering and heavy side building materials

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

Androulla Soteriou

Office of Fair Trading

Fleetbank House

2-6 Salisbury Square

London EC4Y 8JX


Fax: 020 7211 8916

to arrive by 12 December 2012.

                     This information is provided by RNS
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