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• In the UK, the Guardian reports that Tesco plans to take legal action against the Office of Fair Trading (OFT), challenging the panel’s finding that it was one of several retailers that was guilty of coordinating cheese or milk prices. The OFT found that a number of supermarkets - including Sainsbury and Walmart-owned Asda Group - indirectly exchanged retail price plans through the dairy processors’ information exchanges in 2002 and 2003.

Tesco was fined the equivalent of $16 million (US) by OFT, and the retailer now says it will go to court to fight that fine.
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