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Listeria Contamination Concerns Prompt Nationwide Fruit Recall

A Central California company has issued a voluntary nationwide recall of specific lots of its fresh peaches, plums, nectarines and pluots over concerns of possible listeria contamination.

07/22/2014

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Consumer Reports’ Winners & Losers At Costco

Consumer Reports has just released its list of the winners and losers from Costco.

05/15/2014

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Parkers Farms Issues Voluntary Recall Over Listeria Concerns

A food maker in Minnesota is recalling some of its products.

03/25/2014

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President Obama To Visit West Mifflin Steel Plant

A steel plant and a Costco store are among the places President Barack Obama plans to visit on a four-state tour after the State of the Union address.

01/27/2014

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Some Retailers Not Giving In To Pressure To Open On Thanksgiving

With all the hype on retail stores opening their doors on Thanksgiving, hours before Black Friday, it’s easy to forget that many large retail stores have not given in to the pressure to do that.

11/27/2013

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Special Promotions Create Local Gas Price War

Ask folks pumping gas over this holiday weekend, and this will be the common refrain about prices.

05/24/2013

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OfficeMax & Office Depot Merger Could Affect Local Jobs

They are calling it a merger of equals — the consolidation of Office Max, a Illinois-based company, with Office Depot, an Florida-based company — to become one giant office supply store better positioned to take on number one Staples.

02/20/2013

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Shopping Around Could Save Owners Money On Pet Medications

Do you go into sticker shock every time you need medicine for your pet? Well, consider shopping around the next time your pet gets sick. Your veterinarian is not the only place selling the drugs you might need for Spot or Fluffy.

11/05/2012

Popcorn Recall Information

Dale and Thomas is recalling certain bags of its flavored, ready-to-eat Popcorn Indiana brand.

10/05/2012

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Grocery Stores Respond To Pink Slime Outcry

Most shoppers can’t believe that some of the leading grocery chains have been adding something called pink slime to their ground beef. It’s an additive that the Food & Drug Administration (FDA) says is safe but which many consumers question.

03/23/2012

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Experts Offer Tips To Avoid Warehouse Shopping Addictions

Does buying bulk really save you money? You walk into Sam’s Club or Costco with intentions to buy just a few things, but you end up getting a lot more because it appears to be a good deal.

09/14/2011

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Consumer Reports Puts Dishwashing Liquids To The Test

When it comes to washing dishes by hand, you want a detergent that gets the job done. Consumer Reports tested 14 dish detergents to find out which ones work the best.

04/19/2011

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