More on the Whole Foods/wild Oats Case

Lynne Kiesling Mike and I are on the same wavelength this morning; his earlier post about the Whole Foods/Wild Oats merger case came right as I was reading this morning’s paper. Today’s Wall Street Journal has a story about the expert testimony for both sides (WF/WO and FTC) of the case (sub. required). Of course, … More More on the Whole Foods/wild Oats CaseMore More on the Whole Foods/wild Oats Case

Some Silly Amusement

Lynne Kiesling I can already tell today will be a silly day … first, serious props to Glenn Reynolds for his his subtle Monty Python joke in this post about moose lawsuits, referring to this post of Eugene Volokh’s. Then, after finding this TV column from Slate last week, I am thrilled-thrilled-thrilled to find out … More Some Silly Amusement

Big Organic Fishes in a Small Natural Pond?

Michael Giberson Or are Whole Foods and Wild Oats just two little fish in the big sea of the grocery business? The WSJ’s The Numbers Guy contemplates the issues surrounding a survey of shoppers introduced into the current FTC case seeking to block the Whole Foods-Wild Oats merger. The FTC argues that the survey is … More Big Organic Fishes in a Small Natural Pond?More Big Organic Fishes in a Small Natural Pond?