750 shipping containers aboard a Maersk cargo ship tumbled into the Pacific Ocean in heavy seas. Maersk Essen, which has the capacity for over 13,000 containers, was en route from China to California. Maersk is setting up a customer communication plan to reach out to customers who lost their goods. […]
Alabama’s Alcoholic Beverage Control Board on Monday voted unanimously to restrict sales of alcohol in an effort to contain the coronavirus. Alcohol sales cannot be conducted statewide after 11:00 p.m. for on-premise locations such as restaurants, country clubs, and bars. The emergency rule is effective immediately, but it won’t officially […]
Proctor & Gamble announced on Thursday a second-quarter organic revenue miss that upstaged an otherwise rosy report. The company’s organic sales, which exclude deals and currency changes, grew 5% from the year-ago period, falling below analysts’ 5.6% growth estimate. P&G’s quarterly earnings landed above estimates, and the company lifted its […]
Donald Trump has offered to slash planned tariffs and cut existing duties as part of a preliminary trade deal with China, according to the Wall Street Journal. The US president has proposed scrapping duties on $US160 billion of Chinese imports set to go live on Sunday, and roughly halving existing […]
American shoppers could pay close to $US800 more a year if President Trump’s planned tariffs take effect on Friday. “Tariffs…will impact thousands of products Americans buy every day, from phone chargers and cling wrap to toilet paper, toothbrushes and dog leashes,” said one trade expert in an interview with The […]
Amazon has big ambitions for its exclusive labels, launching hundreds of brands and thousands of products within them in recent months. Some of its consumer-product brands, like Solimo and Mountain Falls, create products that look very similar to their name-brand counterparts. This isn’t uncommon: many drug stores and big general […]
Everyone is looking for products that make life easier and more efficient, and in that search we often fall prey to product claims that prove inflated or outright false. But for every “As Seen On TV” wonder tool that fails to perform, there are plenty of products that actually do […]
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