The Distillery: Supermarket gripes

Rod Sims' stern defence of the ACCC gets the once over from jotters, with one saying the watchdog's focus is too narrow.

The extent of the dominance of Australia’s big two supermarket chains is rarely far from the headlines. So it was yesterday as the government pledged to level the playing field, Senator Nick Xenophon again bemoaned their power and Australian Competition and Consumer Commission boss Rod Sims launched a stern defence of the watchdog’s handling of their growth.

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