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Unfair manipulation of consumer choice

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The Competition Council of the Hungarian Competition Authority established in its decision issued on 6 July 2006, that Tesco-Global Áruházak Zrt. pursued a behaviour capable of unfairly manipulating consumer choice, when it made false declarations concerning several products in its advertisements. The Hungarian Competition Authority (hereunder: GVH) when calculating the HUF 100 million fine took into account the fact that this was the ninth decision made against TESCO as an aggravating circumstance.


Fine of HUF 100 million


Budapest, 6 July 2006

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