MERCATOR, d.d., Ljubljana
Mercator’s respond to the article in Finance daily paper
Pursuant to the Rules and Regulations of the Ljubljana Stock Exchange, d.d, and the relevant legislation, the company Poslovni sistem Mercator, d.d., hereby informs the shareholders and the public of the following:
Responding to the article titled "Mercator intends to strengthen its wholesale again" ("Mercator namerava spet krepiti prodajo na debelo"), published on March 4, 2015, in the Finance daily paper, Poslovni sistem Mercator, d.d., hereby submits the information that it signed on February 11, 2015, with the company Era Good, d.o.o., Velenje, Prešernova cesta 10, the Agreement No. 1/2015 in the form of a notarial record, regarding the acquisition/transfer of a part of the activities of the said company to the company Poslovni sistem Mercator, d.d. The said agreement was signed subject to a suspensive condition and will be effective and valid as of the day when the company Poslovni sistem Mercator, d.d., receives a decision by the Slovenian Competition Protection Agency, stating that the Agency does not oppose the concentration resulting from such agreement and from which it is clearly and unambiguously evident that Poslovni sistem Mercator, d.d., is allowed to effect and execute such agreement without any restrictions or further conditions.
This announcement will be published on the company’s website at www.mercatorgroup.si as of March 4, 2015, and will remain posted for a period of at least five years.
Poslovni sistem Mercator, d.d.