British Food Journal Volume 75 Issue 2 1973

British Food Journal

ISSN: 0007-070X

Publication date: 1 February 1973

Abstract

The new Fair Trading measure aims at the establishment of a strong, bioadly‐based central direction of consumer protection; a new Director‐General of Fair Trading with wide responsibilities “for protecting consumers” with authority to “make proposals for the exercise of order‐making powers in relation to trading practices which adversely affect consumer interests”, and “to act against those who persistently follow a course of conduct unfair to consumers”. This supremo is to work closely with the Monopolies and Mergers Commission and the Restrictive Practices Board, and no less than five junior Ministers are to be given special responsibilities for protecting consumer interests, handling these aspects of the new system in their own departments.

Citation

(1973), "British Food Journal Volume 75 Issue 2 1973", British Food Journal, Vol. 75 No. 2, pp. 33-68. https://doi.org/10.1108/eb011691

Download as .RIS

Publisher

:

MCB UP Ltd

Copyright © 1973, MCB UP Limited

To read the full version of this content please select one of the options below

You may be able to access this content by logging in via Shibboleth, Open Athens or with your Emerald account.
To rent this content from Deepdyve, please click the button.
If you think you should have access to this content, click the button to contact our support team.