The FTC is Searching for Weak Links in its Investigation of the Retail Supply Chain
, Janice Johnson
Last week the Federal Trade Commission began an investigation
searching for the weak links causing supply chain disruptions in the U.S. economy.
The FTC issued orders under Section 6(b) of the FTC Act—administrative subpoenas seeking detailed information—to nine of the country’s largest retailers, wholesalers, and consumer goods suppliers, including Amazon, Walmart, Proctor & Gamble, and Kraft Heinz Co. The...