The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has put Australian produce growers and sellers on notice, warning they need to be ready to comply with changes to the mandatory Horticulture Code...

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) says the contracts between Carlton United Breweries, Lion and licensed venues are “unlikely to substantially lessen competition” despite allegations...

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) is urging businesses to review their country of origin labels and ensure they comply with the Australian Consumer Law. ACCC Deputy Chair, Dr Michael...

Domino’s Pizza is the first company to pay penalties for alleged non-compliance under the Franchising Code of Conduct. An updated version of the Franchising Code of Conduct came into effect on 1 January...

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has instituted proceedings in the Federal Court against Murray Goulburn (MG) dairy cooperative. The ACCC is alleging MG engaged in unconscionable...

The revised Horticulture Code of Conduct has come into effect on 1 April 2017. The changes now mean that fresh produce traders and agents are at risk of being fined up to $54, 000 for each breach of the...

Changes are needed to improve transparency and competitiveness in Australia’s cattle and beef markets, says the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC). The ACCC has just released the results...

Herb and spice seller, Hoyt’s Food, has paid a $10, 800 penalty after the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) found its dried oregano included olive leaves, even though this was not...

In a major statement this week, the Chairman of Australia’s business and consumer affairs regulatory enforcer, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC), has announced the key enforcement...

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) is hosting a series of forums for dairy farmers as part of its Dairy Inquiry. The forums seek to uncover farmer concerns over competition and fair...