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            Retail, Food, and Hospitality Regulatory Update W/E 16th February

            Retail, Food, and Hospitality Regulatory Update W/E 16th February. Competition watchdog writes to six food retailers over restrictive land agreements.

            Date: 17/02/2020

            Important Updates

            Competition watchdog writes to six food retailers over restrictive land agreements: Following an investigation of restrictive practices by Tesco to prevent the letting of property to rival retailers the Competition and Markets Authority has now written to Waitrose, Sainsbury, Asda, The Co-op, Morrisons and M&S. View > View >

            Ofcom appointed as ‘online’ harms regulator: The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport has announced, following consultation, that Ofcom is to be appointed as regulator to tackle online harms. Ofcom has also announced the appointment of Dame Melanie Dawes as its new Chief Executive. View > View > View > View >

            New standard for protection of children from gambling advertising: The Advertising Standards Authority has published a new standard in force 1 April. View >


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