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



Masscash/Finro (2009): RBB Economics advised Masscash during the SA Competition Tribunal investigation of its merger with Finro — SA CT Case No. 04/LM/Jan09

Woolworth’s/Bertram (2007): RBB Economics advised Woolworth’s in its acquisition of book wholesaler Bertram during its investigation by the UK Competition Commission — Woolworths Group plc/Bertram Group Ltd, Competition Commission

Alliance Unichem (2007): RBB Economics advised Alliance Unichem during the OFT investigation of its agreement to be the exclusive distributor of Pfizer pharmaceuticals in the UK — Medicines Distribution, OFT Market Study