The Opportunity Costs of FTC Merger Meddling

In 2015, Dyson acquired Sakti3, a startup specializing in solid-state battery power. Dyson’s acquisition of Sakti3 is a perfect example of a vertical merger, whereas Dyson bought the capabilities to advance its product portfolio with cordless vacuums.  At the time of the deal, Dyson was a dominant force in the marketplace, so it is a […]