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PFD Archives

ACCC gives Woolies, PFD acquisition the thumbs up

The ACCC will not oppose Woolworths Group’s plan to acquire food distributor PFD Food Services following a detailed inve...

Industry groups warn watchdog of “anti-competitive” Woolies in PFD probe

The proposed undertakings put forward by Woolworths earlier this week did nothing to address the concerns they had alrea...

Woolies offers temporary obligations to sweeten prospective PFD purchase

The temporary measures are designed to “allow the market to adjust to Woolworths and PFD ceasing to be independent of ea...

Woolies play at PFD “watershed moment” for retail, say industry groups

A number of groups say the acquisition would grant Woolworths too much power in the food sector.

ACCC lays out competition concerns for Woolies’ PFD deal

The deal could reduce meaningful choice in the sector warns ACCC.

Woolworths’ distribution bid “opportunistic”: Ombudsman

The Ombudsman has written to the ACCC to urge the regulator to block the acquisition on the grounds that it could be dis...