Just Eat’s £200m devise to take over opposition food smoothness use Hungryhouse faces a hurdle.
The due understanding has been referred for an in-depth review by a Competition and Markets Authority (CMA).
Both companies take online orders from business and act as smoothness center group between them and restaurants.
However, the CMA is disturbed that a multiple of a dual companies could meant worse terms for a restaurants.
The examine will run until Nov this year.
Earlier this month, Just Eat remarkable that a CMA dictated to start an in-depth review and pronounced it was “committed to demonstrating to a CMA that a marketplace is, and will remain, rival following execution of a due transaction”.
The home smoothness zone is a hotbed of competition, with Uber and Deliveroo also active in a sector.
Just Eat began in Denmark in 2001 though is now formed in London.
As good as spending £200m on a Hungryhouse deal, Just Eat announced in Dec it was formulation to enhance in Canada by holding over SkipTheDishes there for 110m Canadian dollars (£66.1m).