Counting the cost of consumer protection
- The OFT should stop interfering in deals. Lawson, Robert // Grocer;10/13/2012, p20
The author talks about the interference of the British Office of Fair Trade (OFT) in the retail sector in Great Britain.
- OFT warning on misleading price practices. // Cabinet Maker;12/10/2010, Issue 5717, p6
The article reports on the warn of Office of Fair Trading for retailers to examine the use of common pricing practices to assure that they abide with fair trading laws in Great Britain in 2010.
- Leader. Cooper, George // Cabinet Maker;10/18/2013, Issue 5857, p3
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various reports within the issue on topics including one on the furniture retailers in Great Britain, the product pricing rules from the Office of Fair Trading and the characteristics of good salesperson.
- Safe shopping--a price worth paying. Kidd, Andrew // Cabinet Maker;06/01/2001, Issue 5240, p6
Comments on the implementation of a consumer payment protection scheme in Great Britain. Opinion on the Office of Fair Trading alternatives; Recommendation for the use of a deposit protection scheme by retailers; Views on implementation costs.
- BETTER PRICES -- IS IT A FIX? Riley, Jonathan // Farmers Weekly;2/6/2004, Vol. 140 Issue 6, p8
Presents the statement issued by Kevin Hawkins, head of communication at Safeway, concerning the reaction of the British Office of Fair Trading if retailers collectively agree to give farmers a better deal by charging more.
- Untitled. Davies, Ross // European Retail Digest;Sep98, Issue 19, p4
Editorial. Focuses on events that occurred in the retail industry of Great Britain in 1998. Lack of sales of clothing retailers; Performance of companies in the turn of the millennium; Inquiry of the Office of Fair Trading into the profits of British food retailing companies.
- SUPERMARKET CODE REVIEW DELAYED. Riley, Jonathan // Farmers Weekly;12/5/2003, Vol. 139 Issue 23, p9
Announces that the publication of the British Office of Fair Trading's review of the Supermarket Code of Practice has been delayed until early 2004.
- OFT probes retail data use. // Campaign;11/23/2012, Issue 47, p10
The article reports on the investigation by the Office of Fair Trading (OFT) in Great Britain on the way retailers use online data in targeting shoppers with personalised prices.
- Partnerships that really work? Fernie, John // Food Manufacture;Oct2005, Vol. 80 Issue 10, p31
Focuses on the issues surrounding the retail trade in Great Britain. Decision of the Office of Fair Trading pertaining to the supermarket code of practice and the buying/selling of stores by the large multiples; Impact of regulations and competition policy on retailers; Relationship of suppliers...