Competition Commission

Luff: not out for easy headlines

Luff: We stand by every word on pubcos

By Peter Luff

Business Innovation & Skills Committee chairman Peter Luff writes exclusively on his follow-up report on the pubco/tenant relationship. As I...

Murphy: urges Competition Commission probe

Labour big gun urges pubco probe

By John Harrington

Former Cabinet Secretary Paul Murphy has called for the Government to instigate a Competition Commission inquiry into pubcos.

Report is a victory for Fair Pint

Big pubcos hammered by MPs

By Andrew Pring

MPs are calling for a full-scale review of the tie by the Competition Commission and "urgent action by the Government" in a hard-hitting report on...

Luff: there needs to be a proper look at the tie

BEC chairman Luff speaks out

By Peter Luff

Writing exclusively for the Morning Advertiser, Bec chairman Peter Luff explains why the Competition Commission should probe pubcos. For nearly a...

Farron: beer tie should be examined

'Refer beer tie to Competition Commission'

By Ewan Turney

The Government should refer the beer tie to the Competition Commission with a view to addressing the dominance of the pubcos, says Lib Dem MP Tim Farron.

Supermarket deep discounting to continue

Supermarket deep discounting to continue

By Ewan Turney

Supermarkets will be allowed to continue to sell alcohol below cost after receiving the all-clear from the Competition Commission (CC). The news...

Supermarket booze slammed again

Supermarket booze slammed again

As the Competition Commission continues its look at the grocery market - the sale of cheap supermarket booze has been highlighted again. This time...