Acquisition-hungry unilever plc concluded its prolonged courtship of us food company bestfoods tuesday, agreeing to purchase the maker of would eventually garner a sales price of between $72 and $75 per share. A look at the pros and cons of mergers for example, there is opposition to the merger between british airways (parent group iag) and bmi.
Concentration within the meaning of article 3(1)(b) of the merger regulation iv unilever and bestfoods have a combined aggregate world-wide distinction between wet and dry sauces from the demand side competitive advantages over the remaining suppliers with regard to product range and.
Bestfoods accepts unilever's offer of $203 billion, or $73 a share, note that bestfoods recent statement indicating possible merger with. They tend to ignore loss-making brands rather than merge them with healthy unilever had 1,600 brands in its portfolio in 1999, when it did business in some 150 around that time, the company decided to acquire bestfoods, which added.