ACCC raises concerns in Staples/OfficeMax tie-up

Tom Webb

25 August 2017

ACCC raises concerns in Staples/OfficeMax tie-up

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Two years after clearing Staples/Office Depot, Australia's competition watchdog says an OfficeMax takeover by private equity house Platinum Equity - which also owns Staples - could harm competition in the supply of office products to large commercial and government customers.