This full-day course for suppliers outlines how competition law impacts you and your business, why it is so important, how to avoid compliance problems, the implications of the Bribery Act, consumer pricing principles and what to do if subjected to a Dawn Raid.
Timings: 0930 for 1000 start, 1600 close.
Full joining instructions will be sent prior to the course.
This course can be run in-house if required.
What does the training cover?
- The role and importance of competition law
- Compliance and how to develop a compliance programme
- Anti-competitive agreements, price fixing and sensitive information
- Pricing restrictions, pricing recommendations and pricing principles
- Category management
- The Bribery Act
- Dawn raids
No pre-reading is required.
At the end of the course you will receive all the key documents to take away.
Who should attend?
All managerial and other staff who communicate in any way with competing suppliers and/or with distributors.
Who does the training?
This course is run in partnership with Bristows LLP, a law firm specialising in competition law. The training is delivered by a business professional practising in training, coaching and mentoring and a qualified competition lawyer from Bristows.
What people have said
‘Contrary to expectations, our people came away empowered by the training rather than feeling constrained by what they cannot do.’
Managing Director, health & beauty company
‘Knowing what we can and cannot say around retail pricing is very helpful.’
National Account Manager, branded supplier
‘I now have a much better feel on where the legal boundaries lie and how I can support my team.’
Sales Director, grocery supplier
‘I now see why a competition compliance policy is so important and helps us be confident in dealings with retail customers.’
Category Manager, toiletry company
What is the cost?
£500 + VAT per delegate including lunch, refreshments and materials.
A special rate is available for members. The cost of the course may be offset against the membership fee, should your company be eligible and wish to join the British Brands Group.
Payment must be received in advance of the course.