OFT supermarket verdict this week
THE Office of Fair Trading is expected to announce the result of its eight-month investigation into the trading practices of Britains supermarket chains.
The report from the investigation, which has centred on allegations of profiteering, is expected to be published this week.
Analysts say the market is expecting a further referral to the Monopolies Commission.
- Supermarket inquiry hit by delay, FWi, 01 February, 1999
- “UK supermarkets rip off customers” OFT, FWi, 23 September, 1998
- Supermarkets attack OFT profit probe, FWi, 14 September, 1998
- The Guardian 22/03/99 page 18