© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Empty shelves show a shortage of baby formula at a CVS store in San Antonio, Texas, U.S. May 10, 2022. REUTERS/Kaylee Greenlee Beal
(Reuters) – The Federal Trade Commission on Tuesday said it had opened an investigation into an ongoing baby formula shortage in the United States.
The FTC said on its website: “The investigation seeks information on the nature and prevalence of any fraudulent, fraudulent or unfair business practices that take advantage of families in the community. this period of shortage”.