Antitrust Column & Publications

Department Store Combination Scrutinized by States

Date: 09/22/05

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) decided not to challenge the combination of the first- and second-largest department store chains in the nation while the attorneys general of several states required divestitures of about two dozen stores to satisfy their concerns about the merger.

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