Tag: France

Apple Fined Record $1.2 Billion by French Competition Watchdog for Anti-competitive Behavior

Apple has been fined a record 1.1 billion euros ($1.23 billion) by the French competition watchdog for its anti-competitive behavior in its distribution network and abusing the economic dependence of its resellers. Additionally, the competition watchdog fined Tech Data and Ingram Micro, two of Apple’s resellers, 63 million euros and 76 million euros for agreeing […]

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French Competition Watchdog to Fine Apple for Its Anti-Competitive Behavior

Apple is going to be fined for its anti-competitive behavior in its distribution and sales network by France’s competition watchdog. As per the sources, the competition authority will announce its final decision on Monday. The competition watchdog Directorate General for Competition, Consumption, and the Repression of Fraud (DGCCRF)was investigating Apple for violating French competition law […]

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PSA Group Wants Full Control Of Its EV Powertrain Production

While the EU’s new emissions targets have only been active for just over two months, the PSA Group is already looking ahead at the next round of CO2 cuts (scheduled for 2025) by vertically integrating production of EV drivetrains. “Our clear manufacturing strategy is to be in control of our electrified powertrains,” said CEO Carlos […]

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Apple Fined $27 Million by France for Slowing Down iPhones

Apple has been fined €25 million ($27.3 million) by France’s Directorate General for Competition, Consumer Affairs and Fraud Prevention (DGCCRF) for intentionally slowing down older iPhones. Towards the end of 2017, it was discovered that Apple was slowing down older iPhones. After being caught, the company acknowledged that it was doing this intentionally as a […]

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Alfa Romeo Scarabeo Concept Is The Perfect Excuse To Buy A Plane Ticket To France

If you happen to be in northern France until March 23, 2020, then you have no excuse not to visit the Musee National de la Voiture, in Compiegne, for the ‘Concept-car. Beaute pure’ exhibition. That is where a host of cars, motorcycles and record-breaking vehicles are displayed, many of them for the first time in […]

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