Manufacturers Gain Say On Retail Prices

Post staffers Ylan Mui and Robert Barnes report this morning on a Supreme Court ruling overturning an antitrust rule that prohibited manufacturers from dictating minimum prices on their goods. The court said such pricing actions must be considered on a case-by-case basis and do not constitute a de facto antitrust violation.

There's lots of debate about what this will mean for discounters and small retailers. The decision can be found here.

By Dan Beyers  |  June 29, 2007; 6:52 AM ET  | Category:  Manufacturing
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