High court rules against EDEKA’s ‘wedding rebates’

Malina McLennan

24 January 2018

High court rules against EDEKA’s ‘wedding rebates’

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Germany’s Federal Court of Justice yesterday confirmed that a supermarket chain illegally demanded retroactive discounts from its suppliers following a merger, two weeks after the country’s antitrust enforcer warned a furniture retailer against demanding similar rebates.