DOJ Acknowledges Chocolate Industry Probe
The DOJ publicly confirmed the investigation Tuesday, making it the latest antitrust regulator to take a closer look at the world's biggest chocolate-makers.
"The Antitrust Division is investigating the possibility of anti-competitive practices in the chocolate-manufacturing industry," said DOJ spokeswoman Gina Talamona.
Suspicion has swirled around Hershey Co., Mars Inc., Nestlé SA and Cadbury Schweppes Plc for months following the...
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