Competition among Colgate, Crest, and Aim toothpastes is:
Christie’s and Sotheby’s:
faced criminal charges of price
*faced civil charges of price fixing.
faced both criminal and civil charges
of price fixing.
faced neither criminal nor civil
charges of price fixing.
Sedres, Inc. is the manufacturer of the current best-selling TV video game
system. Sedres will not sell parts for repair of the systems to anyone other
than its authorized dealers. All Sedres authorized dealers are required to send
used parts back to Sedres. Sedres will terminate an authorized dealer if it
uses non-Sedres parts for repairs. Sedres' policies on dealers:
Toys R Us is an international toy retailer. The Justice Department has just filed
a complaint against the giant retailer alleging that Toys R Us refuses to carry
toy lines or toys if the manufacturers sell their products to discount
warehouse stores such as Sam's Club or Costco. Toys R Us maintains that
when manufacturers sell toys to these warehouses, they sell only the hot toy
items for the Christmas season at large discounts. Their pricing undercuts
Toys R Us and Toys R Us must carry a full line of toys, even those they do not
share the same demand levels. Toys R Us: