UK: Competition Commission may favour Morrisons/Safeway merger
The UK's Competition Commission has sent out letters to the potential bidders for UK supermarket chain Safeway explaining the issues it is considering in its investigation. The competition regulator said it has received further evidence from the interested parties, their competitors and other interested organisations and individuals but has not yet reached any conclusion on the matter. It is still considering whether to block any of the bids or enforce store disposals.
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