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Kogan to Pay $350k for Misleading 'TAXTIME' Sales

Kogan is set to pay a fine of $350,000 for 'misleading tax time promotion', the ACCC has reported. 

Power Retail By Power Retail | 07 Dec 2020
Kogan Sued by ACCC for Price Jacking Claims

Australian online retailer, Kogan, is being sued by the ACCC for allegedly raised prices on its products, and falsifying discounts.

Ally Feiam By Ally Feiam | 23 May 2019
Woolworths Eco-Fail – Misleading Consumers

Woolworths is facing a potential $1.1 million penalty for allegedly making false, misleading or deceptive claims about its Select Eco range of disposable bowls, plates and cutlery.

ACCC Warns About Digital Sourcing

The ACCC has issued a public warning notice about the conduct of overseas online retailer Digital Sourcing, formerly known as Luxstyle, for misleading Australian consumers to pay for unsolicited goods.

Power Retail By Power Retail | 11 Jan 2018
ACCC Warns it Won't Protect Retailers From Amazon

The ACCC is warning Australian retailers that it is not illegal for Amazon or any other retailer to undercut prices in order to gain more business, following a new amendment to Australian competition law.

ACCC Cracks Down on Online Retail Returns Policies

The ACCC says it’s currently directly engaged with 12 clothing retailers to ask them to amend their online returns policies to avoid confusing or misleading consumers

Power Retail By Power Retail | 17 Nov 2017
Online Retailers Winners from New Surcharge Regulations

New regulations that takes effect today sees every retailer and business across Australia banned from hitting customers with excessive surcharge fees when they pay with their credit card or EFTPOS.

Platinum Equity Snaps Up Local OfficeMax

Global investment firm Platinum Equity that will acquire our A/NZ Staples business, has announced its latest acquisition down under, with the purchase of local stationery retailer OfficeMax.

Virgin Australia and Jetstar Slapped for Drip Pricing

Low fares carriers Virgin Australia and Jetstar have both been hit with fines totalling $745,000 from the Federal Court for not always being upfront when it comes to booking and transaction fees on its website.

New Data Governance Association Launches Today

A new data governance association was launched in Australia today to provide standards and a benchmark around the collection, use and management of data in Australia.

Apple Pay to Launch in New Zealand

Apple is expanding its Apple Pay service into New Zealand, partnering with Visa and ANZ ahead of a launch scheduled for late 2016.

By Julian Thumm | 12 Sep 2016
Excessive Payment Surcharge Ban Takes Effect

The ACCC is reminding businesses that a ban on excessive payment surcharges takes effect today, with non-compliant businesses facing hefty fines.

By Julian Thumm | 01 Sep 2016
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