Claire Kelloway is the food program manager for the Open Markets Institute. She’s also the lead writer for Food & Power, a website providing reporting and resources on monopoly power in the food system.
Kroger and Albertsons say they need to merge to compete with Walmart. Claire Kelloway argues that what they really want is Walmart’s monopsony power, and permitting mergers on these grounds will only harm suppliers, workers, and consumers.
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