Small businesses are reminded to prepare for a ban on excessive card transaction surcharges, due to come into effect in September this year.
Tobacco suppliers have been denied the ability to impose restrictive sanctions on retailers or wholesalers suspected of selling illicit tobacco products.
The Federal Court has ordered three online e-cigarette retailers to pay penalties for breaching the Australian Consumer Law (ACL).
Caltex will not be opposed by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) in its bid to acquire a chain
Australia’s largest milk processor has made misleading representations in contravention of the Australian Consumer Law according to the Australian Competition
Reckitt Benckiser has been ordered to pay up to $6 million after losing a High Court appeal. The Federal Court
The proposed acquisition of Victorian fuel retailer Milemaker could reduce competition in the Melbourne fuel market, according to the ACCC.
Retail fuel prices in the five major capital cities in the December 2016 quarter were the highest since the June quarter of 2015.
Natives of the Apple Isle have seen prices jump as much as 20cpl, with expectations of a continued rise to as much as 140cpl in the near future.
Recent, largely OPEC-inspired, increases in wholesale petrol prices have seen price increases in Sydney, and the ACCC is concerned that prices in other capital cities may follow.
The ACCC will closely monitor petrol prices over the Christmas period after a commission study revealed prices had peaked in some Australian capital cities.