The UK Competition Authority considers that a merger in the sports fashion market raises competition concerns (JD Sports / Footasylum)

Sports fashion merger raises competition concerns* The CMA has found that JD Sports’ takeover of close competitor Footasylum could be bad for shoppers. The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) is concerned that the loss of competition brought about by the merger could result in a worse deal for customers, both in-store and online, through higher prices, worse choice in stores or reductions in service

Access to this article is restricted to subscribers

Already Subscribed? Sign-in

Access to this article is restricted to subscribers.

Read one article for free

Sign-up to read this article for free and discover our services.

 

PDF Version

Author

Quotation

UK Competition Authority, The UK Competition Authority considers that a merger in the sports fashion market raises competition concerns (JD Sports / Footasylum), 19 September 2019, e-Competitions September 2019, Art. N° 91831

Visites 283

All issues

  • Latest News issue 
  • All News issues
  • Latest Special issue 
  • All Special issues