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ACCC Forces BP To Back Out Woolies Petrol Deal
2 days ago

ACCC Forces BP To Back Out Woolies Petrol Deal

It’s back to the drawing board for Caltex, Woolworths and BP after the nation’s competition regulator, ACCC forced the three companies to accept that there is no way it would …
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Watchdog appalled by petrol price gouging
3 weeks ago

Watchdog appalled by petrol price gouging

The head of Australia’s consumer watchdog is appalled motorists are increasingly “financing the extravagance” of oil-rich nations such as the United Arab Emirates.

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Petrol prices near four-year high for many Australian motorists, ACCC says
3 weeks ago

Petrol prices near four-year high for many Australian motorists, ACCC says

Australian drivers are feeling the pinch at the petrol pump, with prices in some cities near four-year highs as international supply concerns drive up oil prices.

A report by …
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Consumer watchdog names Australia’s highest-priced petrol retailer
1 month ago

Consumer watchdog names Australia’s highest-priced petrol retailer

Shopper discounts may not always be the best way to save on fuel costs, an ACCC report into petrol pricing finds

COLES Express has been named as …
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Price difference shocks chairman of ACCC
1 month ago

Price difference shocks chairman of ACCC

COLES petrol stations are fleecing Sydney motorists, charging 4 cents a litre more than Woolworths and 9c/L extra compared with the ­cheapest chain of servos, new ­research  by  the consumer …
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ACCC names and shames most expensive petrol retailers
1 month ago

ACCC names and shames most expensive petrol retailers

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has named Coles Express as the nation’s highest-priced petrol retailer in a new industry report.

The regulator took the unusual step of …
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Deadline looms for Woolworths’ $1.8bn fuel deal
2 months ago

Deadline looms for Woolworths’ $1.8bn fuel deal

Woolworths will be open to consider other options for the sale of its fuel business in the coming months as the deadline for a sunset clause in its deal with …
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ACCC Cross Appointment To The New Zealand Commerce Commission
2 months ago

ACCC Cross Appointment To The New Zealand Commerce Commission

Australian Treasurer Scott Morrison and New Zealand Commerce and Consumer Affairs Minister Kris Faafoi have welcomed the cross-appointment of Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) Commissioner Roger Featherston to the …
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ACCC Compliance message for franchisors – due diligence tip for franchisees
3 months ago

ACCC Compliance message for franchisors – due diligence tip for franchisees

Compliance message for franchisors – due diligence tip for franchisees

We always recommend prospective franchisees speak to as many current and former franchisees as they can.

As you’re aware, the Franchising …
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Opinion: On a fuel’s errand we have to ride the price cycle
3 months ago

Opinion: On a fuel’s errand we have to ride the price cycle

The recent release of the petrol price report by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) prompted yet another round of petrol industry bashing. While the theatre of this debate is …
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