The French Competition Authority clears the takeover of 128 shoe stores but subjects the company to the divestiture of four of its stores (La Halle / Chaussea)

The Autorité clears the takeover of 128 La Halle stores by Chaussea, subject to the divestiture of 4 stores* On 17 June 2020, Chaussea notified the Autorité de la concurrence of its plan to acquire 128 stores operating under the La Halle brand. The acquisition is in the context of the opening of a judicial reorganisation proceedings before the Commercial Court of Paris on behalf of the La Halle Group. On 26 June 2020, the Autorité de la concurrence exceptionally granted a derogation (see box), allowing Chaussea to proceed with the acquisition, without waiting for the final decision, which has now been issued by the Autorité. Parties to the transaction Chaussea operates stores which sell entry-level footwear for men, women and children, primarily in France. The 128 stores of La Halle

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French Competition Authority, The French Competition Authority clears the takeover of 128 shoe stores but subjects the company to the divestiture of four of its stores (La Halle / Chaussea), 20 May 2021, e-Competitions May 2021, Art. N° 101132

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