ACCC Chairman Rod Sims has said the ACCC will look into Uber Eats contracts with restaurants and cafes in Australia. Speaking on ABC’s Radio National Breakfast show today after the publication of a ABC...

7-Eleven is offering a new franchising model as part of revival attempts following the investigation into alleged widespread employee underpayments.   The new model was communicated to franchise...

Coles Supermarkets revealed to a Federal Senate enquiry this week that it is auditing all its suppliers for employee relations compliance. This followed ABC TV’s broadcast of a Four Corners episode uncovering...

Australian chicken suppliers under ACCC scrutiny following complaint A leading Australian chicken processor is facing scrutiny from the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) following allegations...

New tomato dumping investigation initiated The Australian Anti-Dumping Commission has announced it has initiated a new investigation into the alleged dumping of prepared or preserved tomatoes into the...

Tesco faces new financial investigation UK supermarket giant Tesco is facing a new investigation of its finances from the UK Financial Reporting Council (FRC). The FRC launched the investigation late in...

A recent broadcast by Australia’s public broadcaster ABC Radio National has led to accusations and counter-accusations of bias for and against the sugar industry. On Sunday 9 February 2014, the ABC radio...

Australia’s leading consumer group CHOICE says its research into five frozen yoghurt (froyo) businesses – WowCow, Mooberry, Yogurtland, Yogurberry and Zwirl – has identified a “potential breach”...

The ACCC has launched an investigation into Coles and Woolworths over possible misuse of their market power and indications of “unconscionable conduct” in relation to deals with their suppliers. While...

The American Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has launched an investigation into a brand of “energy shots,” reported to be linked to around 13 deaths and a total of 92 reports of illness in the United...