JD Sports fined £1.4m over Rangers FC price-fixing controversy

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The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has fined JD Sports after it admitted to fixing the prices of Rangers FC merchandise.

Following an investigation into the incident, the CMA concluded that JD Sports, along with Elite Sports and Rangers Football Club, broke competition law by fixing the prices of replica shirts and other products between September 2018 and July 2019.

JD Sports has been fined £1.485m, while Elite Sports has been fined £459,000 and Rangers £225,000.

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