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Violation Tracker UK Individual Case

Company: Dixons Carphone plc dba Currys PC World
Current Parent CompanyCurrys PLC
Parent at the Time of the Penalty Announcement: Currys PLC
Recap of Ownership Changes: Dixons Carphone PLC changed its name to Currys PLC in 2021
Penalty: £0
Year: 2019
Date: 5 November, 2019
Offence Group: consumer-protection-related offences
Offence Type: insurance violation
Violation Description: The CMA informed Currys PC World that it was failing to fully comply with the Supply of Extended Warranties on Domestic Electrical Goods Order 2005 and the related Undertakings, with staff not providing accurate information to customers when selling insurance, but it was content that the current implementation of improvements by the company was enough to defer formal enforcement action.
Action Type: agency action
Agency: Competition and Markets Authority
HQ Country of Parent: United Kingdom
Ownership Structure of Parent: publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: retailing
Specific Industry of Parent: retail-technology products
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