The Polish Competition Authority fines several fitness chains for collusion (Benefit Systems / Bartosz Gibała / Platinium Wellness)

Collusion on the fitness market - decision by the President of UOKiK Tomasz Chróstny, the President of UOKiK, has imposed over PLN 32 million in financial penalties on the largest fitness chains, including Benefit Systems (operator of MultiSport cards) for a competition-restricting collusion scheme that consisted in allocation of the market.The President of UOKiK has also imposed fines on 6 managers directly participating in the scheme. The overall value of such penalties equalled nearly PLN 800,000.The activities of the entrepreneurs restricted the customers’ selection of fitness chains operating at specific locations. The anti-monopoly investigation concerned with illegal practices on the fitness market was first initiated in 2018. It involved 16 companies and 6 managers allegedly

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Polish Competition Authority, The Polish Competition Authority fines several fitness chains for collusion (Benefit Systems / Bartosz Gibała / Platinium Wellness), 11 January 2021, e-Competitions Exchange of information in associations of undertakings, Art. N° 98961

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