US Baby Food Market: Locked Up Tight
A battle is being fought in the US baby food market. Heinz and Beech-Nut have sought a merger to challenge Gerber's dominance, but the Federal Trade Commission is blocking the deal on the grounds it could facilitate anti-competitive behaviour. Pam Ahlberg finds an unexciting market where the major players have little incentive to innovate.
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