The German Competition Authority clears a merger on the e-book online platform market (Rakuten / Tolino)

Bundeskartellamt clears acquisition of "tolino" e-book platform by Rakuten* The Bundeskartellamt has cleared the acquisition by the Japanese online retailer Rakuten Inc. of the assets for the technical operation of the "tolino" e-book platform. The seller of the assets is Deutsche Telekom AG, which up to now has operated the Cloud-based platform for the booksellers Thalia,

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German Competition Authority, The German Competition Authority clears a merger on the e-book online platform market (Rakuten / Tolino), 20 January 2017, e-Competitions Bulletin Platforms, Art. N° 83107

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