Tag: Retail
Feeling the squeeze
Soaring bills combined with plummeting funding for consumer protection… surely something has to give?
Deli owner admits tobacco fraud
The owner of a Polish deli in Oxfordshire has admitted selling illegal tobacco
In conversation: Tim Gass
A trading standards background gives Tesco's Compliance Manager a unique perspective
Say no to Christmas counterfeits
Staffordshire Trading Standards has issued a seasonal reminder of the dangers of fake goods
Fake fancy dress seller fined
A business has been fined after dangerous fancy dress items were found on sale
Hefty fine for false health claims
A company director has been fined under the Nutrition and Health Claims Regulations
Butcher jailed for fraudulent claims
A butcher has been failed for fraudulent trading and making false representations
Touchstone 2019 open for entries
The important and prestigious Touchstone Award is now open for 2019 entries
Fakes warning for Christmas shoppers
Christmas shoppers are being warned to avoid buying fake and potentially dangerous toys
How to buy safely online
Sale of unsafe tyres widespread
A huge number of part-worn tyre retailers are selling illegal and dangerous tyres
New guidance for animal inspections
The guidelines assist those involved in inspecting places such as pet shops
A brush with art fraud
A look at Dorset Trading Standards’ first foray into the murky world of art fraud.