ALERTS: MERGERS – COMMITMENTS – FAILURE TO COMPLY WITH COMMITMENTS – STRUCTURAL REMEDIES

Commitments: The French Competition Authority fines a groupe specialized in the distribution of household appliances sector for failure to comply with structural remedies conditioning their rapprochement (Fnac / Darty)

*This article is an automatic translation of the original article in French, provided here for your convenience. Read the original article. On 12 October 2018, the Competition Authority issued Decision No. 18-D-16 of 27 July 2018. 20 million in respect of Fnac-Darty for failure to comply with the commitments made in Decision 16-DCC-111 of July 27, 2016. authorizing Fnac to take sole control of Darty. It will be remembered that Fnac had undertaken, in order to remedy the anti-competitive effects of its Darty takeover, to sell six stores located in Paris and the Paris region before 1 August 2017: Darty Wagram, Darty Italie 2, Fnac Beaugrenelle, Darty Belleville, Darty Saint-Ouen and Darty Vélizy. Of the six stores, three had not been sold to an approved buyer within the planned

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Alain Ronzano, Commitments: The French Competition Authority fines a groupe specialized in the distribution of household appliances sector for failure to comply with structural remedies conditioning their rapprochement (Fnac / Darty), 27 July 2018, Concurrences N° 4-2018, Art. N° 88428, www.concurrences.com

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