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UK's Just Eat in talks with Takeaway.com about 9 bln pound merger

July 27 (Reuters) - Britain's Just Eat is in talks with food delivery company Takeaway.com NV about a 9 billion pound ($11 billion) merger, Sky news reported on Saturday.

South African internet giant Naspers Ltd, which owns Delivery Hero and Uber Technologies was also interested in a deal with Just Eat, Sky news said https://news.sky.com/story/just-eat-delivers-9bn-merger-with-takeaway-com-11771635, adding that the deal with Takeaway.com is expected to be announced on Monday.

Just Eat and Takeaway.com did not immediately respond to requests for comment.

($1 = 0.8078 pounds) (Reporting by Maria Ponnezhath in Bengaluru)

2019-07-27 15:23:39

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