Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Rite Aid of Florida Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Rite Aid
Penalty: 
$500,000
Year: 
2000
Date: 
October 20, 2000
Offense Group: 
consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
consumer protection violation
Violation Description: 

Rite AId of Florida Inc. agreed to pay $250,000 in emergency supplies and $250,000 in costs and refunds in settlement of allegations it unlawfully increased prices to some of its customers to offset the cost of discounts it offered to match competitors' prices.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Florida Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Florida
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Pennsylvania
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
retailing
Specific Industry of Parent: 
retail-pharmacies
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Parent company note: 
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