Video Ezy Australasia Pty Ltd - variation - s.87B undertaking

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  • Video Ezy Australasia Pty Ltd
    073 076 294


Video Ezy proposed a variation to the section 87B undertaking (undertaking) accepted by the ACCC on 18 September 2007 in relation to Video Ezy’s acquisition of the Blockbuster business in Australia.

Broadly, the variation:

  • allows Video Ezy to introduce and offer a new point-of-sale system (POS) to the Blockbuster network of franchisees
  • provides that the Video Ezy and Blockbuster POS systems will operate on separately operated and located servers
  • provides for the separation of the marketing teams for Video Ezy and Blockbuster networks with regard to the separate POS systems
  • prohibits confidential POS system information from being shared between the networks
  • provides that franchisees are not obliged to use centralised pricing and can override such pricing
  • provides that compliance training will include the obligations relating to confidential information and confidential POS system information, in particular for information technology personnel.



27 June 2012Video Ezy Australasia Pty Ltd - variation - s.87B undertakingvariation of 1 September 2008 variation
1 September 2008Video Ezy Australasia Pty Ltd - variation - s.87B undertakingvariation of original
18 September 2007Video Ezy Australasia Pty Ltd - s.87B undertakingoriginal