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Type of case:

Mergers and acquisitions

Undertaking(s) concerned:

the Ringier Kft., the Népszabadság Zrt. (they both make up the Ringier-group), the Sanoma Zrt. (Sanoma group) and the F-Log AG

Short description:

The undertakings wanted to set up a new distribution company - the MediaLOG Zrt - under the joint control of the applicants which main aim was to provide newspaper delivery services. The MediaLOG Zrt. wanted to provide national subscription services for newspaper delivery using partly its own distribution system, partly the system of the subcontractor Magyar Posta (Hungarian Post).


The GVH approved the concentration, imposing certain requirements in the same time.


Budapest, 20 November 2006

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