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15 04 19

Bundeskartellamt intends to prohibit merger of DSD and Remondis

The Bundeskartellamt will prohibit the takeover of the Dual System Deutschland (DSD) by the Remondis on the basis of competition concerns. The Office has informed the two companies that "the acquisition of DSD by Remondis would lead to an impediment of competition in the dual system in Germany. There are fears of higher costs for DSD's competitors, significant market share gains for DSD and…

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10 04 19

Press review: How a Megafusion Could Damage Competition in the Refuse Sector

A DICE Consult study caused a furore in the media. On behalf of the industry association bvse, DICE Consult conducted a study under the leadership of Prof. Dr. Justus Haucap to examine the effects on competition of the announced takeover of the Dual System Germany [DSD] by the waste management company Remondis. Numerous media such as Süddeutsche Zeitung, Die Welt, SPIEGEL-Online and the industry …

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14 03 19

Action for damages against confectionery cartel: DICE Consult study reveals plaintiff' s contradictions

A DICE Consult study caused a furor in the media. On behalf of the industry association bvse, DICE Consult conducted a study under the leadership of Prof. Dr. Justus Haucap on the effects on competition of the announced merger of the Dual System Germany [DSD] with the waste management company Remondis. Numerous media such as the Süddeutsche Zeitung, Die Welt, SPIEGEL-Online and the industry …

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