Alsco Pty Ltd - Spotless' garment business

Acquirer(s)

  • Alsco Pty Ltd

Target(s)

  • Spotless' garment business

Summary

Alsco Pty Ltd (Alsco) proposes to acquire the garment laundry and rental business of Spotless Group Holdings Limited (Spotless' garment business).

Alsco Pty Ltd is wholly owned by Alsco Inc., a company based in the United States. Spotless Group Holdings Limited is majority owned by Downer EDI Limited. 

Both parties provide garment laundry and work wear rental services in Australia.

Market inquiries

Submissions are invited from interested parties regarding the proposed acquisition.

The closing date for submissions is 25 June 2020. Submissions should be forwarded electronically (preferably in PDF format) to mergers@accc.gov.au with the title: “Submissions re: Alsco/Spotless Laundries - attention Jonathan Koay/Tess Macrae.” 

Following the closing date, queries regarding the ACCC's review may be addressed to Jonathan Koay/Tess Macrae at mergers@accc.gov.auFor more details, please refer to the attached market inquiries letter.

Timeline

DateEvent
09/06/2020ACCC commenced informal review under the Informal Merger Review Process Guidelines.
25/06/2020Closing date for submissions.
27/08/2020Provisional date for announcement of ACCC’s findings (as outlined in the Informal Merger Review Process Guidelines, this may be a final decision or release of a Statement of Issues).

Project staff

  • Jonathan Koay
  • Yak Wang

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