Business Competition media releases

November 2017

MYOB Group seeks clearance to acquire Accountants Group business of Reckon

30 November 2017

The Commerce Commission has received a clearance application from MYOB Group Limited (MYOB) to acquire the Accountants Group business of Reckon Limited (Reckon).

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Heinz Wattie’s seeks clearance to acquire certain assets of Cerebos Gregg’s

29 November 2017

The Commerce Commission has received an application from H. J. Heinz Company (New Zealand) Limited (Heinz Wattie’s) seeking clearance to acquire the food and instant coffee business of Cerebos Gregg’s Limited (Cerebos Gregg’s). 

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Commission to file Notice of Appeal against Hamilton real estate price fixing decision

24 November 2017

The Commerce Commission intends to file a Notice of Appeal against the High Court’s decision to dismiss the Commission’s case against two real estate agencies and their directors for price fixing.

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Preliminary view to authorise collective bargaining for the Waikato - Bay of Plenty Chicken Growers Association

23 November 2017

The Commerce Commission has released its draft determination which would allow members of the Waikato – Bay of Plenty Chicken Growers Association Incorporated to collectively bargain with Inghams Enterprises (NZ) Pty Limited.

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Commission launches High Court injunction to stop Platinum buying OfficeMax

2 November 2017

The Commerce Commission today filed proceedings in the High Court at Auckland seeking an injunction to prevent Platinum Equity LLC acquiring OfficeMax Holdings Limited.

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