EU Accuses Italian Vegetable Canner Of Fixing Prices

Law360, London (October 5, 2020, 2:17 PM BST) -- Europe's antitrust enforcer accused food company Conserve Italia on Monday of running a cartel to fix prices for canned vegetable sales, more than a year after settling with three other processors for €31.6 million ($37.2 million). 

The European Commission said it had informed Conserve Italia Soc. Coop. Agricola and its subsidiary Conserves France SA — together known as Conserve Italia — of its preliminary finding that they had conspired to distort competition for canned vegetable sales by fixing prices and divvying up markets and customers within the European Economic Area.

The European Union executive's antitrust arm said it suspected that Conserve...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.


  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!

TRY LAW360 FREE FOR SEVEN DAYS

Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Beta
Ask a question!