GERMANY: Court Rejects C&A Appeal, Slashes Fine
German clothing chain C&A on Tuesday failed in its bid to overturn a court ruling that it breached tough competition laws during the switch to euros but did have its fine more than halved to 400,000 euros. The company was fined a million euros earlier this year after it offered customers in January who paid with plastic instead of the new Euro currency a 20 per cent discount.
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