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Manufacturer-Initiated Fees To Retailers May Require FTC Scrutiny - Attorney

This article was originally published in The Rose Sheet

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Payments initiated by suppliers made to retailers for shelf space may require Federal Trade Commission analysis to determine if the conduct is anticompetitive, a Chicago antitrust attorney told commission reps at a June 1 hearing on slotting fees in Washington, D.C.

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