Sunday, April 20, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Sharp Improves LCD Viewing Angle With New Optical Film
Ex-Apple CEO To Sell Mobiles In India
HTC Hired Ex-Samsung Marketing Officer
Xbox One Wolrdwide Sales Cross 5 million
Samsung Works With GLOBALFOUNDRIES On 14 nm FinFET Offering
Facebook To Find Nearby Friends
Console Sales Lift AMD's First Quarter Results
LG Expands 'Second Screen' TV Ecosystem With Open-Source SDK
Active Discussions
help questions structure DVDR
Made video, won't play back easily
Questions durability monitor LCD
Questions fungus CD/DVD Media, Some expert engineer in optical media can help me?
CD, DVD and Blu-ray burning for Android in development
IBM supercharges Power servers with graphics chips
Werner Vogels: four cloud computing trends for 2014
Video editing software.
 Home > News > Optical Storage > FTC set...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Tuesday, August 06, 2002
FTC settles case over late Philips rebates!


The U.S. Federal Trade Commission said Monday it had settled charges that Philips Electronics North America misled customers about rebates used to promote its computer peripheral products. The settlement resolves FTC allegations that Philips had failed to return rebate money to customers as quickly as it promised in advertisements for peripherals such as CD- rewritable drives and monitors. Philips is a unit of European consumer electronics giant Philips Electronics NV .

According to the FTC, Philips advertised that customers would get cash rebates within eight weeks, but then unilaterally extended the deadline.

More than 50,000 consumers waited up to six months or more beyond the promised eight weeks before receiving their rebates, the FTC said.

Under the settlement, the company pledged not to engage in similar practices again.

Philips spokesman Terry Fassburg said all the rebates have now been paid. He said they were delayed because the company switched fulfillment houses in the midst of the promotion.


Previous
Next
Santana, Whitney Houston and Avril Lavigne to release albums on DataPlay        All News        Santana, Whitney Houston and Avril Lavigne to release albums on DataPlay
Santana, Whitney Houston and Avril Lavigne to release albums on DataPlay     Optical Storage News      Santana, Whitney Houston and Avril Lavigne to release albums on DataPlay

Source Link Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Philips Announces Its 2014 TV Lineup
MWC: Philips and Ericsson Unite On Smart Street Lighting
Philips Lighting System Guides You Through The Supermarket
Philips to transfer Remaining Stake in TV Joint Venture to TPV
Philips At CES 2014
Philips Celebrates 100 Years of Research
EU Raids Samung, Philips In Antitrust Probe
Funai Sues Philips For Breach of Contract
Philips Will Not Transfer Its Audio, Video And Multimedia Business To Funai
IFA: Philips Showcases Its First 4K UHD TVs
TPVision Introduces New Philips TV DesignLine 2013
Philips To Exit Hi-fis and DVD Players, Tranfers Business to Funai

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .