Tuesday June 2, 2020

Competition watchdog probes site selling masks and sanitiser

CCPC had already flagged whatadeal.ie to consumers a month ago

3rd May, 2020
The CCPC has concerns around the information being provided to customers on the website, which sells hand sanitiser products,

The state’s competition watchdog has launched a statutory investigation into whatadeal.ie, a site that sells hand sanitiser and masks.

The move by the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC) follows the issuing of an earlier warning made by both it and the European Consumer Centre, an arm of the European Commission.

“We can confirm that the CCPC has opened a formal investigation in relation to this website,” a spokesman said. “Due to...

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