CVC has announced that it is to bow out of the attempt to acquire the UK's third largest supermarket chain Sainsbury's. It represents the end of an 18-month planning period for the private equity group, which first expressed its intentions to bid for the FTSE 100 company in February. An announcement which prompted public debate about the industry as a whole.
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Industrial energy efficiency equipment producer sold its Poland-based operations in April 2020
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