Media releases

16 May 2008

Online trader recalls baby cots due to safety concerns

DVIN Corporation Australia Pty Ltd has issued a national voluntary recall of three models of baby cots* following the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission raising concerns about safety.
15 May 2008

ACCC receives further undertaking from sunglass retailer for non-compliance with mandatory standard

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has accepted a fourth undertaking from a large retailer for the supply of sunglasses that failed to comply with the prescribed mandatory product safety standard.*
8 May 2008

In the world of marketing, it seems green is the new black

Deputy Chair of the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission, Ms Louise Sylvan, today warned* businesses to be particularly careful about their environmental claims.
1 May 2008

ACCC targets sunglass retailers for non-compliance with mandatory standard in retail blitz

A retail blitz on two major shopping complexes has targeted sunglasses that fail to comply with the prescribed mandatory product safety standard.*