Major grocery chains met to fix bread prices: Competition Bureau

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31 January 2018 20:08:21 Home Stories

Senior officers at Canada’s two largest bread wholesalers communicated directly to raise prices in lockstep, then met with five retailers, who accepted the hike on condition their competitors would as well, the federal competition watchdog alleges in court documents released Wednesday. Full article on Major grocery chains met to fix bread prices: Competition Bureau

Vice Alle News Time31 January 2018 20:08:21


Competition Bureau slams Ticketmaster, Live Nation for deceptive pricing — says cost 20% to 60% higher than advertised

0.9367195 25 January 2018 23:50:53 Home Stories

Ticketmaster and its parent company Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. allegedly used a deceptive practice known as drip pricing that saw customers pay sometimes more than 65% above the advertised price, says the Competition Bureau.

Vice Alle News Time25 January 2018 23:50:53

Loblaw sets restrictions on $25 gift card offer for its role in bread price-fixing scheme

0.9367195 08 January 2018 22:08:11 Home Stories

Loblaw Companies Ltd. says people who receive a $25 gift card intended as a goodwill gesture in light of the company’s participation in a bread price-fixing scheme will have that sum deducted from any future court settlement.

Vice Alle News Time08 January 2018 22:08:11

Bread price-fixing: Loblaw customers warned not to blindly accept gift-card

0.9367195 28 December 2017 16:13:32 Home Stories

Law firms behind two proposed class-action lawsuits launched against George Weston Ltd. and Loblaw Companies Ltd. for an alleged bread price-fixing arrangement are warning people not to blindly accept a $25 gift card offered by Loblaw.

Vice Alle News Time28 December 2017 16:13:32

Moose Knuckles settles with Competition Bureau

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Vice Alle News Time07 December 2016 15:22:47

Competition Bureau closes TMX investigation

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Competition Bureau concludes investigation into market data complaint

Vice Alle News Time21 November 2016 23:04:21

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Loblaw, Metro say food prices entering deflationary environment

Vice null Time16 November 2016 22:41:20

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Loblaw, Metro say food prices entering deflationary environment

Vice Alle News Time16 November 2016 19:21:33

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Competition Bureau settles misleading advertising case against car rental companies

Vice Alle News Time02 June 2016 15:43:40

Competition Bureau launches fintech study

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Competition Bureau launches market study to explore impact of fintech startups

Vice Alle News Time19 May 2016 21:43:36

Competition Bureau ends Staples battle

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Competition Bureau scratches Staples-Office Depot battle off to-do-list

Vice Alle News Time19 May 2016 15:04:33