Florists Call For ACCC Investigation Into ‘Misleading’ Advertisements By National Firms

Florists say customers are being misled into not supporting local businesses by deceptive online advertising — and it’s putting their businesses at risk.

A group of florists has called on the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) to investigate the practice that allows national florists to masquerade as local companies.

Jenny Scott has owned a flower shop in Bunbury, Western Australia, for 25 years and said she had lost out on tens of thousands of dollars each year to these online websites.

“I would say [I’ve lost] about $80,000 in my turnover,” she said…[READ MORE]

Source: Florists Call For ACCC Investigation Into ‘Misleading’ Advertisements By National Firms | abc.net.au

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