Slaney

Concerns raised over clearance of ABP/Slaney deal

Concerns raised over clearance of ABP/Slaney deal

Farmers have raised concerns over the approval of the ABP/Slaney deal which was given the green light to proceed on...

October 8, 2016

IFA calls for Irish competition authority to get involved in ABP/Slaney investigation

IFA calls for Irish competition authority to get involved in ABP/Slaney investigation

Calls have been made to involve the Competition and Consumer Commission (CCPC) in Ireland in the investigation into the proposed ABP/Slaney...

September 10, 2016

ABP makes case to EU competition authorities on Slaney tie-up

ABP makes case to EU competition authorities on Slaney tie-up

ABP and Fane Valley have said that more effective and better-resourced Slaney in Ireland is needed to compete on international...

September 8, 2016

‘Threat to the beef sector from ABP/Slaney tie-up can’t be overestimated’

‘Threat to the beef sector from ABP/Slaney tie-up can’t be overestimated’

The threat to the beef sector from the proposed ABP/Slaney Foods tie-up cannot be overestimated and the contents of the...

September 6, 2016

‘Beef cartels need to be challenged – not strengthened’

‘Beef cartels need to be challenged – not strengthened’

The unfair market practises within the beef processing sector need to be challenged rather than strengthened, Sinn Fein MEP Matt...

September 3, 2016

ABP ‘confident’ of Slaney deal being approved in the coming months

ABP ‘confident’ of Slaney deal being approved in the coming months

ABP Food Group is “confident” that the proposed deal with Slaney Foods, which will see ABP take a 50% stake in...

August 31, 2016

ABP/Slaney deal poses a ‘substantial lessening of competition’ in Ireland

ABP/Slaney deal poses a ‘substantial lessening of competition’ in Ireland

The proposed ABP/Slaney meats deal poses a risk of a substantial lessening of competition (SLC) in the State, an independent...

August 31, 2016

All quiet on the proposed ABP deal with Slaney

All quiet on the proposed ABP deal with Slaney

There has been little or no developments in ABP’s high profile tie-up with Slaney Meats in the last number of...

March 4, 2016

Coveney says he can’t get involved in ABP/Slaney merger

Coveney says he can’t get involved in ABP/Slaney merger

The Minister for Agriculture, Simon Coveney has said that he cannot get involved in the proposed tie-up between ABP and Slaney...

January 23, 2016

‘Farmers have real fears around the lack of competition in beef processing’

‘Farmers have real fears around the lack of competition in beef processing’

Livestock farmers have real fears and concerns around the lack of competition and dominance in beef processing as well as...

January 13, 2016

Competition Authority still hasn’t been notified of ABP/Slaney deal

Competition Authority still hasn’t been notified of ABP/Slaney deal

The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC) has not yet been notified of the proposed merger of ABP / Linden...

January 12, 2016

Coveney says ABP /Slaney deal will be subject to competition law

Coveney says ABP /Slaney deal will be subject to competition law

The Minister for Agriculture, Simon Coveney has stressed that the recently announced partnership between ABP and Slaney foods will be...

December 20, 2015

TDs discuss ABP shareholding in Slaney Foods

TDs discuss ABP shareholding in Slaney Foods

The Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Committee Members considered the move by the ABP Food Group to...

December 17, 2015

Concerns over ABP-Slaney tie-up brought formally to Competition Authority

Concerns over ABP-Slaney tie-up brought formally to Competition Authority

Concerns over the ABP/Slaney merger have been brought to the Competition Commission, by the ICSA. ICSA is insisting that the...

December 15, 2015