Madhya Pradesh High Court rejects plea by Coca Cola to quash case for sale of expired Maaza by retailer

Coca Cola argued it cannot be held responsible since the product was sold by the retailer after the expiry date. But the Court ruled that manufacturer cannot escape liability for sale of expired product by retailer.
Coca Cola
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The Madhya Pradesh High Court recently observed that it was the duty of the manufacturer to see that none of its expired product remains in the store of the wholesaler distributor or seller. [Hindustan Coca Cola Beverages Pvt. Ltd. vs The State of Madhya Pradesh]

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