UK: Firms Accused In Soccer Kit Price-Fixing Probe
Consumer watchdogs on Tuesday said they have evidence to suggest 10 sports firms, including major retail chains JJB Sports and Blacks Leisure Group, have been fixing the price of replica soccer shirts. The news means the accused could face combined fines of up to £300 million as a breach of UK competition laws carries a financial penalty of up to 10 per cent of a firm's turnover.
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