LONDON -- Britain's major food retailers breathed a collective sigh of relief after the government's antitrust authorities found limited evidence the companies were making excessive profits. However, the government's Competition Commission didn't completely exonerate the industry -- it said the sector operates in two "complex monopolies" involving the pricing of groceries and the relationship between food retailers and their suppliers. The commission plans to discuss several more issues ...

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