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36% of people reporting price hikes forced to overpay for essential hygiene and medical products

36% of people reporting price hikes forced to overpay for essential hygiene and medical products

We've had nearly 1,500 entries to our price gouging reporting tool, including inflated prices on Amazon, Chemist-4-u, eBay, UK meds and in local stores.

UK lagging behind on laws to protect against price gouging

UK lagging behind on laws to protect against price gouging

Find out what action Australia, Canada, Greece and the US have taken against price gouging. How does the UK match up, and what legislation is needed?

Price-gougers selling Covid-19 essentials for at least double the typical price

Price-gougers selling Covid-19 essentials for at least double the typical price

Which? has uncovered hundreds of listings from some third-party sellers seeking to profiteer by selling essentials at inflated prices across online marketplaces, along with evidence that thousands have been sold....

End price gouging: Which? launches report tool to combat coronavirus profiteering

End price gouging: Which? launches report tool to combat coronavirus profiteering

Today, Which? has launched a free tool that anyone can use to report instances of price gouging and profiteering, after we uncovered a spate of price gouging on online marketplaces...

Price-gouging still rife on marketplaces amidst coronavirus

Price-gouging still rife on marketplaces amidst coronavirus

Since we first reported the issue to eBay and Amazon, Which? member feedback and our own research shows that far more needs to be done to combat opportunistic sellers.

eBay and Amazon failing to prevent sellers profiteering during coronavirus crisis

eBay and Amazon failing to prevent sellers profiteering during coronavirus crisis

We've uncovered a raft of essential items being sold at inflated prices on Amazon and eBay, from soap to baby formula. We're calling on marketplaces to bring in stricter controls to tackle profiteering during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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