Banking and financial services


Chemicals and coatings

Construction and construction materials

Drinks and drink distribution

Electrical equipment and components

Electricity generation and distribution

Fast-moving consumer goods (non-food)

Food and dairy products

Freight and logistics

Fuel and fuel retailing

Grocery retail


Industrial and automotive

Information and communication technology

Media, media rights and advertising

Mining and forestry

Music, gaming and entertainment

Pharmaceuticals and medical devices

Pulp, paper and packaging

Specialist retail

Telecommunications and cable TV

Transport and travel services


Food and dairy products

Royal Canin (2011): RBB Economics advised Royal Canin/Mars in the investigation by the French Competition Authority of vertical agreements such as RPM, territorial exclusivity, customer exclusivity and single-branding – French Competition Authority decision
No. 12-D-10

Campina/Friesland Foods (2008): RBB Economics advised both parties during the investigation of the merger of their dairy businesses by the European Commission —
EC Case No. COMP/M.5046

Fyffes (2008): RBB Economics advised Fyffes and its German subsidiary Interweichert during the European Commission investigation of information exchange between banana importers — EC Case No. COMP 39188

Heinz/HP (2006): RBB Economics advised Heinz on its acquisition of HP Foods during its investigation by the UK Competition Commission — HJ Heinz and HP Foods, Competition Commission

Cargill/Degussa Food Ingredients (2006): RBB Economics advised Cargill on acquisition of Degussa Food Ingredients during its investigation by the European Commission (lecithin) — EC Case No. COMP/M.3975