GVH fines Rossmann Ft 1 million for manipulation

Competition

Hungary's Competition Office (GVH) has announced on Thursday it has fined household goods and cosmetic product retailer Rossmann Hungary Kft Ft 1 million (€3,825) for unfair manipulation of consumer choice.

“In the competition supervision proceedings the Competition Council of the GVH concluded that despite Rossmann's advertisements, which informed consumers about a certain promotion, its shop in Nyíregyháza possessed an unreasonably small stock of the promoted product, thereby creating a false impression of an especially advantageous purchase," the GVH said in a statement. (portfolio.hu)

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