Why an EU Investigation Into Amazon Could Change the Way the E-tailer Works

While the U.S. Congress talks about reining in big tech companies, Europe is taking action. The European Union said Wednesday it is investigating whether Amazon uses data from independent retailers to gain an unfair advantage, a decision that could lead to changes in how the internet’s biggest marketplace works. The move echoes similar antitrust actions […]

Walmart and Target’s Retail Trade Group Offers to Help Antitrust Investigators Looking Into Amazon and Google

A leading U.S. retail group, whose members include Walmart, is eager to aid antitrust enforcers that are poised to investigate whether Amazon and Alphabet’s Google are harming competition. The Retail Industry Leaders Association, which also represents Target and Best Buy among others, said it’s prepared to present their concerns to the Justice Department and the […]