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ACCC rules retailers can collectively bargain for rent relief

ACCC grants NRA and ARA members the ability to share information for rent negotiations.

Consumer watchdog releases new consumer data rights policy

Data holders could be penalised if they violate the recently introduced consumer data rights policy.

Flight Centre caves on cancellation fees after ACCC pressure

The business also looks to sell off head office to build cash reserves.

Bunnings merger with Adelaide Tools gets green light

ACCC will not oppose the merger.

ACCC says it needs more time to consider Bunnings acquisition

Hardware chain's acquisition of Adelaide Tools faces further delays.

Oscar Wylee going to federal court over charity claims

Retailer to defend itself in court over allegedly misleading customers.

ACCC approves collective bargaining for retail energy prices

LFRA CEO hoping for renewable sector to step up during tender process.

Flight Centre pays $252,000 for misleading promotions

Travel group pays fine after 35,000 customers took part in unclear promotions.

Product safety crackdown floated as ACCC reveals millions of recalled products are floating around

ACCC fears over 3 million unsafe products are still in Australian homes.

ACCC proposes joint tendering for retail energy prices

Proposal would allow LFRA members to seek more competitive energy offers.

Costs hidden from potential franchisees

Would-be food franchisees are not being given the full picture before they buy into a business: ACCC.

ACCC won’t oppose Wesfarmers, Catch tie-up

Watchdog finds the proposed acquisition unlikely to lessen competition.

Consumer watchdog calls for new measures to combat Facebook and Google’s digital dominance

The ACCC's 600-page report makes 23 recommendations for a more even playing field.

Court sides with Woolworths in compostability case

Supermarket was taken to court by the ACCC over sustainability claims.

ACCC checks APRA’s “near-monopoly” on music licences

Businesses could soon see lower fees to play licenced music.