Ms Camilla Paoletti

Camilla Paoletti

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Competition & Antitrust

Just desserts: CADE fines company for exclusivity practices in ice cream market
Brazil | 07 March 2019

The Administrative Council for Economic Defence (CADE) tribunal recently fined Unilever R29.4 million for abusing its dominant position in the impulse ice cream (ie, ice cream for immediate consumption) market. According to CADE, Unilever had violated competition law by adopting different types of agreement with its points of sale, which had resulted in their de facto exclusivity to sell Unilever ice creams under the brand Kibon.