Radio Cabs (Wagga) Co-Operative Society Limited is registered as a co-operative under the Co-Operatives Act 1992 (NSW). The Co-operatives principal activity is the provision of radio network services to taxi cab owners and operators.
Market enquiries by the Commission determined that the proposed acquisition by Goodman of Bunge was likely to breach section 50 of the Trade Practices Act 1974. The Commission formed the view that the proposed acquisition would substantially lessen competition in the supply of flour in the southeast Australian flour market, the Western Australian flour market and the Queensland flour market.
Energy Australia is a New South Wales State-Owned corporation established under the State Owned Corporations Act 1989 (NSW). The Commission received complaints from a customer of Energy Australia to the effect that the electricity supplied by Energy Australia to his home and to that of his neighbours has been defective.
Kmart Australia supplies goods by retail to consumers. The Commission became aware that between October 1997 and April 1998 the Kmart store in Firle, South Australian, and certain other Kmart stores, made certain representations as to savings to be made on the purchase of the Black & Decker 2 Cup Espresso Maker coffee machine.
Golden Circle is a processor of fruit and vegetables in Australia. Its practice is to label its products as "Australian Grown", "Australian Made" or "Made in Australia". It came to the Commissions attention that Golden Circle had also labelled one of their products with the representation that the drink contained quality local and imported ingredients subject to seasonal availability.
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.