The French Competition Authority issues an opinion on the single-issue press distribution sector assessing the various systems for untwining the supply chain

Press Release published on the official website of the French Competition Authority.

Upon request from the government, the Autorité de la concurrence assesses the compatibility with competition regulations of the various systems envisaged by players in the sector to untwine press transport flows between press distribution services and press wholesalers. The system involving logistics subcontracting between distributors for the handling of press publications, together with the creation of a shared structure responsible for managing transport, presents the fewest competition problems*. Following information that has appeared in the press and in the interest of transparency, the Autorité de la concurrence makes public its opinion, requested by the government, on the form and conditions of an industrial reorganisation of the press distribution sector. This reorganisation

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French Competition Authority, The French Competition Authority issues an opinion on the single-issue press distribution sector assessing the various systems for untwining the supply chain, 21 December 2012, e-Competitions Bulletin Media, Art. N° 58495

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