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Vitamin price-fixing

This article was originally published in The Tan Sheet

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Former Hoffmann-La Roche Vitamins and Fine Chemicals Division President Roland Bronnimann pleads guilty to Justice Department charges of conspiracy to "fix, increase and maintain" prices of vitamins A, E, B2, B5, C and beta carotene sold in the U.S. Bronnimann, who left the firm as a result of the ongoing DoJ investigation, will serve a five-month jail term and pay a $150,000 fine. He is the second former Roche exec to be charged. In a May 20 settlement, Roche agreed to pay a $500 mil. criminal fine and former Vitamins and Fine Chemicals Division Worldwide Marketing Director Kuno Sommer was sentenced to a four-month prison term and a $100,000 fine (1"The Tan Sheet" May 24, p. 13)
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