25 February 1998
Caterpillar gets go-ahead for Varity Perkins takeover
CATERPILLARS £803 million takeover of engine and agricultural machinery manufacturer Varity Perkins
jumped its last regulatory hurdle when European monopoly watchdogs gave it
permission to proceed.
The deal is expected to be completed in a few weeks.
- The Scotsman 25/02/98 page 26