The consumer groups are such supporting groups which pursue to save people from the corporate abuse which includes harmful products, greedy loaning, wrong advertising and pollution etc. the consumer organizations may function through protests, agitation and politicization. They may also get involved in single supporting issue or they can also set themselves as general look outers for consumers just like the Consumers’ organization in the United Kingdom.
One mutual way of giving some useful information to the consumers is the survey that is comparatively independent or the testing of services and the products including many different companies and manufactures etc. Another area where the consumer organizations are working is the food safety. The requirements for activism in this arena is not east to settle with the same old methods, as the scientific, nutritional or medical proof in usually more multifaceted than in any other areas, for example the electric safety measures for the white goods. The present standards of obligatory labeling have been shaped in part by the previous lobbying done by the consumers groups in the developed countries.
The main purpose of Consumer organizations
The main purpose of the consumer organizations can be to create and try to impose the consumer rights. Some actual work had also been done, but by simply using the risk of bad advertising to keep the focus of the companies on the point of view of the consumers. The consumer organizations can also try to aid consumer interests by comparatively straight actions for example making or distributing the information of market and eliminating come precise acts by encouraging competitive powers in the market which affect the consumers either directly or indirectly.