The Express quotes Gareth Mills on the CMA’s report on competition in the groceries sector
The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has today published an initial update on its ongoing work to tackle cost of living pressures in groceries with the publication of two reports: an assessment of retail competition in the groceries sector and a review of unit pricing practices across major retailers.
At a time when food and other grocery prices are rising it is crucial that people can be confident that competition is working effectively to keep price rises as low as possible and that people can shop around and compare prices easily and with confidence.
Gareth Mills, Partner, says:
"As increasing prices continue to be felt by the public across the country, the role of regulators in ensuring that competition is acting in the interest of consumers is likely to become more prevalent over the coming months."
Read the full article in The Express here.