NielsenIQ acquires CGA to deliver full view of on- and off-trade

NielsenIQ has merged with CGA, a on-trade data analysis organisation, to deliver a “complete view” of both the on- and off-trade. Building on NielsenIQ’s…

Marston’s and Carlsberg joint venture cleared by CMA

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has cleared the proposed Marston’s and Carlsberg joint venture. A statement said: “Both companies are large brewers of beer…

Failure to allow merger of Sainsbury’s and Asda is “short-sighted decision”

The Competition and Markets Authority’s (CMA’s) decision to block the merger of Sainsbury’s and Asda is short-sighted, according to a supply chain and logistics expert.