After a period of negotiation and authorization of the AMC, the marketplace and EVO Rozetka completed the transaction to create United company. It is reported on Tuesday, “Interfax-Ukraine” with reference to the press service of EVO.
“Completed the formalities for the merger of the group companies EVO and largest online supermarket Rozetka. The combined company will create more opportunities for Ukrainian entrepreneurs on their platforms, and improve the customer experience of online shopping”, — stated in the message.
As reported with reference to CEO of EVO Nikolay Palienko, the combined company will be managed by a Board of Directors which will include representatives of both parties.
According to him, in the near future global changes in the group companies, the EVO will not. All projects and teams will continue their work.
As reported, the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine allowed the owners of the marketplace, but ordered to control the marketplace group of companies EVO in September of this year.
It was noted that the merger of the companies in the big win will be a Shot, since it is B2C-leader of e-Commerce in Ukraine, and cooperation with EVO will help it to expand into the B2B level.
The owner of the online store Rozetka.ua Vladislav Chechotkin said earlier that synergy logistics infrastructure, IT infrastructure, and cooperation with tens of thousands of businesses will allow you to build one of the most useful companies in the life of every Ukrainian.
And co-founder of EVO Mykola Palienko added that in the end will benefit both the consumers and the entrepreneurs.
Rozetka founded in 2005 in Kiev online store of electronics and home appliances. In subsequent years, the company has transformed into multicategorical online supermarket.
OOO “Socket.UA” in 2017 increased revenue by 24.5% — up to UAH 6 billion, and its net profit rose 9.3 percent to 8.91 million.
In the summer of 2017 investment company Horizon Capital, one of the market leaders in private equity in Ukraine, announced the purchase of a minority stake Rozetka.ua Irina and Vladislav Chechetkin, but the size of this package were not disclosed.
The main business of EVO — marketplace. The group’s projects operate in Ukraine, Belarus, Russia and Kazakhstan.
In may 2016 an electronic platform Prom.ua was reorganized into the group of companies EVO.
The group sells B2C, B2B, B2G and C2C projects on the Internet. So, as part of EVO develops the following projects Prom.ua, Satu.kz, Deal.by, Bigl.ua, Zakupki.Prom.ua, Crafta.ua, Kabanchik.ua, “Vkusno”, Shafa.ua.
See also: Why unite! and EVO.
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