UK Competition Regulator Seeks Comment On Sainsbury's/Asda Deal
Britain's competition regulator has invited all interested parties to submit their views on a proposed £7.3 billion pound deal to combine Sainsbury's with Walmart's Asda supermarket chain.
The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) said the preliminary "invitation to comment" was the first part of its information-gathering process, in advance of a formal investigation starting.
Interested parties have until June 4 to respond.
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