Go-Lo is a retailer of consumer and household goods, with stores in NSW and the ACT. It came to the Commissions attention that some of the cosmetic products sold at Go-Lo stores failed to meet the mandatory cosmetic standards specified in the Trade Practices Act.
Moduplay is involved in the manufacture and supply of playground equipment. During October 1997 the Commission became aware of allegations that Moduplay and Megatoy were involved in an anti-competitive agreement pursuant to which both parties agreed not to compete with each other for the supply of playground equipment in NSW.
Megatoy Play Systems is a company, which engages in the manufacture and sale of playground equipment. In October 1997, the Commission became aware of allegations that Megatoy and Moduplay were involved in an anti-competitive agreement pursuant to which both companies would refuse to compete with each other for the supply of playground equipment in NSW.
Kenman is a manufacturer and wholesaler of confectionary. Taking effect from 1 December 1997, Kenman was acquired by Effem Foods Pty Ltd. Prior to the acquisition, Kenman distributed its products in packaging marked "Australian Made.
Harris DE Pty Limited distributes and sells coffee in Australia under various brands, including the Moccona brand. From 1 July 1997 until 31 December 1997, Harris ran a promotion in supermarkets for Moccona coffee.
Darling Downs Bacon Co-operative Association Limited (DDB) caused the publication of a newspaper advertisement and the broadcasting of a television advertisement in which it was represented that one of DDBs brand name products, KR Darling Downs products, were made from 100% Australian Pork.