NEW DELHI: Truthful commerce regulator CCI on Friday determined to not proceed in a matter pertaining to Amazon Seller Services.
The regulator had taken suo moto cognisance of the matter after a report acknowledged that “Amazon copied merchandise and rigged search outcomes to advertise its personal manufacturers, paperwork present”.
It mentioned the agency used the info associated to particular person sellers on the Amazon India market to run “a scientific marketing campaign of making knockoffs and manipulating search outcomes to spice up its personal product strains in India”, the order famous.
Thereafter, the Competition Commission of India (CCI) requested the corporate submit sure paperwork.
“The Fee, based mostly on the submissions acquired by ASSPL on affidavit, whereby it has categorically denied the allegations contained within the Reuters report, has determined to not pursue this inquiry at this stage,” the regulator mentioned.
The regulator additional mentioned that if Amazon Seller‘s or any of its associated entities’ conduct will not be discovered to be in consonance with the Competitors Act, 2002, or if the submissions are discovered to be incorrect, then the order won’t are available the way in which, in inspecting the conduct of the entity, both previous, current or future.