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BevMo! pays $359K consumer protection settlement

Original post made on Dec 12, 2019

Retail beverage giant BevMo! will pay $359,000 to resolve a lawsuit contending that the company sometimes charged customers more than the lowest posted or advertised price for items.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, December 11, 2019, 2:00 PM

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4 people like this
Posted by CC
a resident of Downtown North
on Dec 12, 2019 at 11:33 am

But so many of these companies do it, including Safeway and CVS under the pretense that the lowest advertise price is reserved for Club Members.


2 people like this
Posted by Anon
a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Dec 12, 2019 at 11:44 am

30 seconds on Google shows Target, Wal-Mart, Best-Buy, Whole Foods have all been guilty of systematically doing this. From earlier this year: Web Link


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