TITLE

Four Lessons from the Whole Foods Case

AUTHOR(S)
Lambert, Thomas A.
PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Regulation;Spring2008, Vol. 31 Issue 1, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the Whole Foods Markets and Wild Oats Markets merger case. Although the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) attempted to block the merger, the federal court rejected its motion for preliminary injunction. The FTC argued that the merger would result to an anticompetitive combination in the highly concentrated market for premium natural and organic supermarkets.
ACCESSION #
31784698

 

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