Kogan Technologies Pty Ltd (Kogan) is an online retailer of Kogan branded home entertainment products through its website, www.kogan.com.au.
In November 2008, Kogan, through its website and an advertisement in the Herald Sun (Melbourne) made representations to the effect that various Kogan products were 'Now only $X (Save Y%)' and consumers could 'Save over $X' on several Kogan products.
During June 2007 to February 2009 M2 Telecommunications represented on its Simply Mobiles website to the effect that:
M2 Telecommunications was not required to provide refunds and mobile phone manufacturers were responsible for all warranty claims on mobile phones sold through the Simply Mobiles website.
Coast to Coast Imports Pty Ltd is an importer and wholesaler of consumer products and supplies to retail outlets throughout Australia.
In October 2008, as part of marketplace monitoring, ACCC staff purchased a packet of elastic luggage straps (“6 Pce Stretch Cord 12’18’24) from a retail outlet located in Perth.
Natural Products of Australia Pty Ltd (Natural Instinct) is a manufacturer, wholesaler and distributor of a hair and skin care products, and household cleaning products.
Natural Instinct has acknowledged that it may have breached sections 52, 53(a), 55 and 65D of the Trade Practices Act 1974 (the Act) in the labelling of some of its products and in brochures distributed by Natural Instinct.
Coca-Cola South Pacific Pty Ltd is responsible for marketing and technical services for Coca-Cola products within Australia. The company is ultimately owned by The Coca-Cola Company. During October 2008, Coca-Cola South Pacific caused to be published an advertisement entitled, “Kerry Armstrong on Motherhood & Myth-Busting”.
Designer Direct (SA) Pty Ltd (Designer Direct) proposed a Variation to the section 87B undertaking accepted by the ACCC on 5 October 2007.
The undertaking related to false and misleading down content claims made by Designer Direct for its 'Mahogany Summer' and 'Mahogany Winter' quilts.
Sontax Australia (1988) Pty Ltd (Sontax) carries on business as an importer and wholesale supplier of hardware goods including elastic luggage straps packaged under the Sontax brand.
Between 27 July 2008 and 25 August 2008 Sontax supplied Sontax branded elastic luggage straps packaged as a ’12 PIECE ELASTIC LUGGAGE STRAP ASSORTMENT’ with the product code 91830 (Sontax Straps).
On 12 September 2006 the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) accepted an undertaking given by Black & Decker (Australia) Pty Ltd pursuant to section 87B of the Trade Practices Act 1974.
Timbermate Products Pty Ltd (Timbermate) carries on business as a manufacturer, importer and distributor of hardware products and supplies including a moulded rubber tie down strap branded “Quickties”.
Kyberguard Pty Ltd, trading as Soldsmart, is a company that operates an online sales website at www.soldsmart.com.au, advertising and selling a variety of products including ride-on car toys for children of varying ages.