Western Tool Distributors Pty Ltd has provided a court-enforceable undertaking to the ACCC after acknowledging that trolley jacks it supplied in August 2002 did not comply with the mandatory consumer product safety standard for hydraulic trolley jacks.
Bonnet Imports Pty Ltd ('Bonnet') an importer of men's gifts, porcelain, figurines and glassware has provided an undertaking acknowledging that they have supplied frog ornaments containing candles with lead wicks which are subject to a permanent ban.
The Outback Juice Company ("OJC") made claims on the labels of its orange juice products that it was "100% Fresh Orange Juice" and "100% Orange Juice Squeezed Daily". OJC has admitted that its products did not contain 100% orange juice as represented on its labels but contained added cane sugar and preservatives.
On 21 May 2003, the ACCC approved the acquisition of Grainco Australia Ltd by GrainCorp Ltd. The ACCC considered the proposal on the basis that Grainco’s interest in the Australian Bulk Alliance (ABA) joint venture did not form part of the acquisition.
Sharp Australia Pty Ltd ('Sharp') has acknowledged in an undertaking given to the Commission that they may have made misrepresentations to consumers by overstating the oven capacity (expressed in litres) of some models of their microwave ovens.