What lies ahead for Balkans retailer Mercator?
Slovenia-based retailer Mercator said today (17 June) that it will start merger talks over a possible merger with Croatian food manufacturer and retailer Agrokor.
Mercator, the largest retailer in the Balkans, is in talks to buy two companies in Serbia.
Investors representing over half of the shares in Mercator, the largest retailer in the Balkans, have signed a deal to sell their combined stake in the business.
Slovenian drinks group Pivovarna Lasko has confirmed that it intends to resume the sale of its 23.3% stake in supermarket group Mercator.
Slovenia's supreme court has rejected an appeal over a decision from the country's competition watchdog to block the sale of a stake in grocery retailer Mercator to local rival Agrokor.