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News Electronics General
May 21, 2020  

Facebook pays $9.5M to end Competition Bureau’s privacy probe

Social media site gave the false impression privacy settings would give users control over who could see and access personal information.

News General
February 13, 2020  

Competition Bureau investigating agricultural suppliers over sales activity

Looking at whether the companies restricted or refused to sell product to retailer Farmer Business Network Canada.

News Chemicals Government Manufacturing General
January 29, 2020  

Chemicals plant to be sold to satisfy Competition Bureau merger concerns

Makes hydrogen peroxide used mainly as a bleaching agent for pulp and paper, or as a treatment chemical in the oil and gas and mining sectors.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
November 20, 2019  

Competition Bureau clears Pembina Pipeline deal

Buying Kinder Morgan Canada and the US portion of the Cochin system.

News Manufacturing General
September 5, 2019  

Watchdog looks into digital anti competition practices

Competition Bureau looking at online search, social media, display advertising and online marketplaces.

News Manufacturing General
August 7, 2019  

Canadians benefit from indie ISPs competing with big internet: study

Independent ISP customers significantly more likely to be “very satisfied” than customers of the facilities-based carriers.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
May 31, 2019  

Competition Bureau OK with Parmalat’s $1.6B Kraft Heinz cheese deal

Takeover involves cheese brands Cracker Barrel, P’tit Quebec and Amooza.

News Chemicals Manufacturing General
September 12, 2017  

Competition bureau OKs Agrium PotashCorp fertilizer merger

Transaction would not lead to a substantial lessening or prevention of competition in Canada.

News Automotive Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
April 26, 2017  

Mitsubishi Electric fined $13.4M by Ontario court for car parts bid rigging

Competition Bureau rules the auto parts manufacturer entered illegal agreements with a competing Japanese manufacturer.

News General
December 7, 2016  

Made in Canada? Moose Knuckles resolves Competition Bureau concerns

Will make it clearer certain parkas are made with Canadian and imported components.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
December 5, 2016  

Competition Bureau ups bid rigging vigilance to protect federal infrastructure cash

Warned Liberal government infrastructure spending would prove very tempting for companies looking to illegally boost bottom lines

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
June 13, 2016  

Moose Knuckles comes out swinging in ‘Made in Canada’ battle

Outerwear manufacturer says 51% of its production costs are incurred in Canada.

News Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
June 1, 2016  

Competition Bureau won’t oppose AB InBev, Molson Coors beer mergers

Federal agency says mergers won’t lessen or prevent competition in the Canadian beer market.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Production
April 27, 2016  

Competition Bureau seeks $4M penalty against Moose Knuckles

High-end clothing-maker rapped over alleged misleading made in Canada claims

News Automotive Government Manufacturing General Operations Production
December 10, 2015  

Competition Bureau fines Toyo Tire $1.7M in bid rigging scheme

Punishment related to Toyo’s participation in the supply of anti-vibration components to Toyota Motor Corp.