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Nearly 13,000 Pounds of Beef and Chicken Products Recalled Due to Undeclared Allergens
Nearly 13,000 pounds of diced beef and chicken products have been recalled due to misbranding and undeclared allergens, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service ...
July 15, 2019
A Host of Fake Food Products From China That You Really Should Watch Out for That Can KILL You
In China, the prevalence of "knockoff" products—which look similar to expensive, quality brands but are made at a ...
June 17, 2019
Google Glass Gets New Life on Factory Floor After Consumer Flop
Remember Google Glass? The vaunted debut of the company's computerized eyewear six years ago was one of Silicon ...
May 22, 2019
US Consumer Sentiment Jumps to 15-Year High
U.S. consumer sentiment jumped to a 15-year high in early May amid growing confidence over the economy's outlook.
May 17, 2019
6 Animals Being Eaten to Extinction in China
In China's Guangdong Province, there is a popular saying that people there will eat anything with four legs ...
February 12, 2019
9 Food Products You Should Never Buy From China
1. Tapioca Pearls Bubble Tea enjoys great popularity in the United States, but it is best to avoid ...
January 28, 2019
US Consumer Prices Unchanged; Underlying Inflation Firm
WASHINGTON–U.S. consumer prices were unchanged in November, held back by a sharp decline in the price of gasoline, ...
December 12, 2018
The ‘Star Wars’ Franchise and Consumer Sovereignty
Outside of the original trilogy on DVD (and VHS!), I don't own any "Star Wars" products, apparel, films, ...
July 18, 2018
Online Lender Charged With Deceiving Consumers
WASHINGTON—The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has sued one of the largest online lenders, Lending Club Corp., for misleading ...
April 27, 2018
How Companies Prohibit You From Suing Them and What the Feds Are Doing to Change It
Have you ever used a credit card? Or signed up for a phone plan? Opened a bank account? ...
May 5, 2016
The Marketing Corner: Demystifying Shopping Channels
Data has allowed marketers to determine who their best customers are and what they like to purchase.
October 31, 2015
US Economy Slowed to 1.5 Pct. Growth Rate in 3Q
The U.S. economy slowed sharply in the summer, reflecting a cutback in businesses' stockpiling of goods, which offset ...
October 29, 2015
The Associated Press
Study: Auto Insurers Charge Widows Higher Premiums Than Married Women
The Consumer Federation of America (CFA) released research findings on July 27, which concluded that the major auto ...
July 29, 2015
Gas-Price Jump Pushes Consumer Prices up 0.4 % in May
Consumer prices increased in May by the largest amount in more than two years, reflecting the biggest one-month ...
June 18, 2015
The Associated Press
With Oil Prices Crashing, Are Consumers Really Benefiting?
WTI Crude Hit a Low of $43 and prices at the pump have fallen too, but does it ...
March 16, 2015
Consumer Complaints Report: Rise of Telemarketing, Scams on Elderly, More
The category “auto” topped the list of most frequently made consumer complaints, which typically range from “misrepresentations in ...
August 3, 2014
‘Everything Popular Is Wrong’: Malinvestment and Consumers
“Everything popular is wrong” — Oscar Wilde’s famous quote can be supported by economic theory.
June 8, 2014
J. Dayne Girard
How Consumers Rule in a Free Economy
One of my favorite economists in the history of economic thought is the great Austrian, Carl Menger (1840-1921).
May 24, 2014
What Consumers Don’t Know About Credit Scores
Consumer Federation of America released a national survey on consumer knowledge of credit scores. Serious gaps were identified
May 20, 2014
Fair and Funky: New Zealand’s Conscious Consumers
In just four years time, bright colored, bright minded accreditation company Conscious Consumers boosts 30.000 likes on Facebook.
May 16, 2014
Top 15 Dirtiest and 15 Cleanest Fruits and Veggies
Determining which fruits and vegetables are likely to have less pesticide residues can be confusing. Thankfully, the Environmental ...
May 15, 2014
A ‘Direct’ Way to Lower Health Costs
Has America tamed the health-cost monster? The data seems to indicate as much. Health spending has grown by ...
October 18, 2013
The Marketing Corner: Collecting and Using Consumer Information
In the fast-paced world we live in, many consumers are finding themselves being asked for more and more ...
August 23, 2013
Wal-Mart Beats on Earnings, Provides Cautious Outlook
Customers exit a Wal-Mart store in Miami, Fla., in this file photo. Wal-Mart, the world's largest retailer, beat ...
February 21, 2013
Businesses Expect Modest Increase In Holiday Spending Over 2009
CFA survey finds consumers intend to spend a little bit more this holiday season than last year.
November 27, 2010
Union Square Holiday Market Opens in New York
Union Square Holiday Market in New York is now open for shoppers.
November 22, 2010
Epoch Times Staff
A Consumers Story: Too Much Stuff
An average consumer reflects on the problem of "Consumerism".
November 13, 2010
Company That Makes Prescription Painkiller OxyContin Files for Bankruptcy Protection Amid Lawsuits
‘Laundromat’ Sheds Light on the Shadowy World of Tax Havens and Shell Companies
, Epoch Times
Oil Prices Surge 15% After Attack on Saudi Facilities Hits Global Supply
Trump Authorizes Release of Oil From US Strategic Petroleum Reserve After Saudi Attacks
Rep. Ilhan Omar Responds to 9/11 Victim’s Family
Colombia–Venezuela Tensions Escalate as US, Allies Trigger Regional Pact
, Special to The Epoch Times
Hong Kong Police Accused of Discriminatory Treatment During Clashes Between Pro-Beijing and Pro-Democracy Protesters