Standard Investment is an investment company that has portfolio companies in several different sectors. New Office Centre Beheer is a supplier of office supplies to small and medium-sized B2B customers, freelancers, micro-enterprises and B2C customers.
The acquisition of New Office Centre Beheer by Standard Investment was notified to the ACM on 31 May 2021. The ACM approved the acquisition on 8 June 2021. The acquisition was also notified to the Bundeskartellamt in Germany on 31 May 2021. The Bundeskartellamt approved the acquisition the following day, on 1 June 2021.