The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) said it will not appeal the Federal Court decision which dismissed its claim that Woolworths had engaged in unconscionable conduct through its...

Spencers dried oregano will undergo regular testing after an investigation has found the oregano was not in fact 100 per cent oregano. The Federal court-enforceable testing, which has been accepted by...

By Joe Lederman and John  Thisgaard, FoodLegal Small business representatives have expressed dismay with the Federal Court of Australia determination that Woolworths did not engage in unconscionable...

In Australia, supermarkets have been very vocal about their ongoing range rationalisation lately, announcing up to 15% range reductions, and now there are calls by suppliers and manufacturers for the Australian...

Aldi Foods Pty Ltd and Monde Nissin (Australia) Pty Ltd (the latter trading as Menora Foods Menora), have provided court-enforceable undertakings to the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC)...

The chairman of the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC), Rod Sims, has warned Australia’s major supermarket groups this week of a tougher enforcement approach against their breaches...

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is warning franchisors about potentially unfair contract terms under a new law offering greater protections to small businesses from 12 November 2016. Speaking...

The Australian Federal Government has today released its draft bill to change the Competition and Consumer Act and introduce the controversial ‘effects test’. Prime Minister Malcom Turnbull announced...

Independent supermarket wholesale group, Metcash, is expected to finalise its acquisition of Woolworths’ Home Timber and Hardware by the end of this week. One Wednesday 24 August 2016, Metcash requested...

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has warned food companies to be careful about making misleading marketing claims related to health conditions after EasyMeals claimed its meals...