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Antitrust Implications of Category Management

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Economists have long assumed that people are rational.  Such people know what they want and make decisions to maximize the utility from those preferences.  A new body of research from economists and psychologists investigates how people actually behave and questions the rationality hypothesis.  This new field—known as “behavioural economics”—increasingly spills over into the realm of policy.  If people make the wrong decisions because of in effect faulty wiring would they benefit from having the government fix this? That could come in the form of consumer protection policies such as giving people ...
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A Diagnosis On Hiccup Of Merger And Acquisition
The phrase mergers and acquisitions (abbreviated M&A) refers to the aspect of corporate strategy, corporate finance and management dealing with the buying, selling and combining of different companies that can aid, finance, or help a growing company in a given industry grow rapidly without having to create another business entity. Acquisition/Takeover Achieving acquisition success has proven to be very difficult; while various studies have showed that 50% of acquisitions were unsuccessful the acquisition process is very complex, with many dimensions influencing its outcome. • The buyer buys the shares, of the target company ... market research, surveys and trends
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The phrase mergers and acquisitions (abbreviated M&A) refers to the aspect of corporate strategy, corporate finance and management dealing with the buying, selling and combining of different companies that can aid, finance, or help a growing company in a given industry grow rapidly without having to create another business entity. Acquisition/Takeover Achieving acquisition success has proven to be very difficult; while various studies have showed that 50% of acquisitions were unsuccessful the acquisition process is very complex, with many dimensions influencing its outcome. • The buyer buys the shares, of the target company ... market research, surveys and trends

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ANTITRUST IMPLICATIONS OF CATEGORY MANAGEMENT

Antitrust Analysis of Category Management: Conwood v. United ...
Category management is a business practice whereby a retailer designates a manufacturer as a category manager or captain and gives the designated manufacturer authority concerning retail shelf space allocation within a product category. In return for shifting brand stocking decisions [as well as promotion, product assortment, and inventory decisions] to the designated manufacturer, the retailer receives a lower wholesale price or a per unit time payment from the manufacturer. This paper analyzes the antitrust law and economics of category management contracts, demonstrating that they are an element of the normal competitive ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
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Effects and Antitrust Implications of Category Management and Category Captains ..... the $1.7 billion U.S. moist snuff market, held a 77 percent share of ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
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Antitrust Implications of Category Management: Resolving the Horizontal/Vertical Characterization Debate. Kenneth Glazer, Brian R. Henry, and Jonathan ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
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Gregory T. Gundlach. A faculty member of the Coggin College of Business, Gregory T. Gundlach is the Coggin Distinguished Professor of Marketing in the Department of Marketing and Logistics at the University of North Florida. He is also a Senior Fellow at the American Antitrust Institute, an independent nonprofit Washington D.C. based education, research and advocacy organization focusing on the effects of business practices on competition and their implications for public policy. Before coming to the University of North Florida, Professor Gundlach was the John Berry, Sr. Professor of Business at the University of Notre Dame ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
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