Takeaway.com acquires Benelux businesses from JUST EAT
5 August 2016


Lexence has acted for Takeaway.com, (holding company of Thuisbezorgd.nl) in the acquisition of the Benelux companies of JUST EAT plc. Through the acquisition Takeaway.com strengthens its position in the Benelux.


Jitse Groen, CEO and founder of Takeaway.com: “We are pleased to acquire the Benelux businesses of JUST EAT. These activities are complementary to our operations and will further strengthen our leading positions in Continental Europe”.


Takeaway.com is already active in the Netherlands with Thuisbezorgd.nl and in Belgium with Pizza.be. The company will merge the acquired businesses into one leading player to further support growth and profitability. Customers and restaurants will be able to access the added businesses through Takeaway.com’s highly scalable global technology platform. Groen: “Takeaway.com strives to further enhance its competitive position in each of the 11 markets it operates in. This transaction should be seen in that context.”

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