An end to non-competitive nature of school uniform suppliers

With schools about to open, parents are already looking at buying new uniform for their children.

One parent wrote to CapeTalk/702’s John Maytham about the exclusive agreements between schools and school uniform suppliers. She says schools should encourage a competitive environment.

Itumeleng Lesofe, Spokesperson for Competition Commission says the Competition Act prohibits companies (school uniform suppliers) for engaging in conducts that prevents competition.

Listen to the full conversation on the John Maytham Show:

The Competition Act also prohibits suppliers from concluding exclusive agreements that restrict competition.

Itumeleng Lesofe, Spokesperson for Competition Commission

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