The investigation on whether DyDo Drinco Turkey İçecek Satış ve Pazarlama AŞ, which carries out activities in fast moving consumer goods sector as producer/supplier, violated article 4 of the Act no 4054 on the Protection of Competition has been concluded.
It has been decided that the investigation initiated per the Competition Board decision dated 13.01.2021 and numbered 22-03/27-M will be terminated with the acceptance of the settlement text submitted by the party pursuant to the Competition Board decision dated 07.07.2022 and no 22-32/508-205.
As known, the settlement procedure was brought to competition law legislation with the amendment made to article 43, paragraph five of the Act no 4054 on the Protection of Competition, according to the Act dated 16.06.2020 and numbered 7246. Within the scope of the settlement procedure, the Board may start the settlement procedure on the request of the parties concerned or on its own initiative taking into account the procedural benefits that may arise from a rapid resolution of the investigation process and the differences in opinion concerning the existence and scope of the infringement, and decide to conclude the investigation.
Click here for the text of the pronouncement of the decision dated 07.07.2022 and numbered 22-32/508-205, the reason for which will be notified later and which can be appealed before Ankara Administrative Courts.