The move comes after a critical spotlight was shone on retail guru Sir Philip Green’s use of the legal tool.
The CMA warned it would be ‘difficult’ for the companies to address ‘extensive’ concerns about the proposed merger.
The blaze began at the retailer’s Andover facility in the early hours of Tuesday.
More than 100 Hampshire firefighters have been tackling a blaze at a warehouse in Andover belonging to the online supermarket firm Ocado.
Empty for more than a decade ITV Meridian was given a tour of the Brighton Hippodrome to see what lies in store for the iconic building.
Baldocks, a family-run shop in Tonbridge, is due to close after 140 years. The first clothing shop opened in West Malling in 1878.
The group has booked £10m in extra costs and £5m in lost revenues from the incident in December.
Alcaline Haulage has invested in a helicopter in order to combat any future transportation delays.
More than 1,000 jobs at Marks & Spencer are at risk as the retailer announced its latest round of store closures.