2016 News Archive

June 10, 2016

CCPC to carry out a full investigation of PandaGreen’s acquisition of Greenstar

  The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (‘the CCPC’) has decided to carry out a full phase 2 investigation in relation to the proposed …...

May 20, 2016

Statement from the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission

  The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (“the CCPC”) has lodged an appeal against a High Court judgement delivered on 5 April 2016 prohibiting …...

May 13, 2016

ESRI publishes report on consumer decision making

The first report of the collaborative behavioural economics research programme, PRICE Lab, has been published, providing insights into consumers’ capability when considering complex products. …...

May 6, 2016

New regulations for the grocery sector now in force

  On the 30 April 2016, the Grocery Goods Regulations took effect, placing obligations on grocery businesses in Ireland. The purpose of the Regulations is …...

April 21, 2016

M/08/009 – Kerry/ Breeo Update

  The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (‘the CCPC’) has today announced the conclusion of a challenge taken by the former Competition Authority (‘the …...

April 19, 2016

Isolde Goggin speech at European Commission

  The Chairperson of the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (“the CCPC”) Isolde Goggin has today called for competition authorities to be provided with …...

April 5, 2016

Press statement from the CCPC

  The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (“the CCPC”) notes the judgment delivered today by Mr Justice Max Barrett in the High Court action …...

February 24, 2016

Enforcement action taken against Creative Retail Solutions Limited

  The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (“the CCPC”) has today published details of enforcement action taken against Creative Retail Solutions Limited.  The enforcement …...

February 9, 2016

Enforcement actions taken against traders in Ireland detailed in newly published Consumer Protection List

  Competition and Consumer Protection Commission publishes Consumer Protection List detailing enforcement action concluded in 2015 Businesses warned to comply with their obligations under …...

February 1, 2016

Retailers and wholesalers required to take action as new grocery regime commences

  Competition and Consumer Protection Commission begins formal role as enforcer of the new Grocery Regulations Grocery businesses required to assess whether they reach …...

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