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DNA Info
Here's a Map of All the Sidewalk Cafes in the CityNYC Consumer Affairs present new, interactive map of the city's curbside eateri
Here's a Map of All the Sidewalk Cafes in the City
DNA Info / Posted 17 hours ago
NYC Consumer Affairs present new, interactive map of the city's curbside eateries. View Full Caption For the New Yorkers who want to take advantage of the warm weather while it lasts, the Department of Consumer Affairs has put together an... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
City promises to make life easier for restaurant owners offering alfresco dining with new mapWith its new sidewalk caf� map, the city aims to boost transparency and provide
City promises to make life easier for restaurant owners offering alfresco dining with new map
Crain's New York Business / Posted 3 days ago
With its new sidewalk caf� map, the city aims to boost transparency and provide a tool for both businesses and communities. Restaurant owners with outdoor seating have many complaints: The licensing process for a sidewalk café is long and expensive,... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Dining alfresco? There's a map for thatWith its new sidewalk caf� map, the city aims to boost transparency and provide
Dining alfresco? There's a map for that
Crain's New York Business / Posted 4 days ago
With its new sidewalk caf� map, the city aims to boost transparency and provide a tool for both businesses and communities. Restaurant owners with outdoor seating have many complaints: The licensing process for a sidewalk café is long and expensive,... Read more
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Queens Chronicle
Car in Staples lot left running for hoursA car belonging to a person flying to Hawaii was stored in the parking lot of t
Car in Staples lot left running for hours
Queens Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
A car belonging to a person flying to Hawaii was stored in the parking lot of the vacant Staples on Cross Bay Boulevard and was left running for hours with the lot’s gate unguarded and the car’s windows down, according to a Howard Beach... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Anderson Co. deputies warn of job hunter scamThe Anderson County Sheriff’s Office is warning residents about a new scam dire
Anderson Co. deputies warn of job hunter scam
FOX Carolina / Posted 6 days ago
The Anderson County Sheriff’s Office is warning residents about a new scam directed at job hunters. Deputies said two such scams were reported last week. One involved an employment ad posted on Craigslist. The victim was hired and received a check... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Topless women draw ire in Times SquareHow do you solve a problem like Elmo? Or, for that matter, of a body-painted to
Topless women draw ire in Times Square
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 6 days ago
How do you solve a problem like Elmo? Or, for that matter, of a body-painted topless woman? A task force created by New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and police is attempting to answer those questions. Over the past few years, New York's famed... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Topless women draw ire in Times SquareHow do you solve a problem like Elmo? Or, for that matter, of a body-painted to
Topless women draw ire in Times Square
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 6 days ago
How do you solve a problem like Elmo? Or, for that matter, of a body-painted topless woman? A task force created by New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and police is attempting to answer those questions. Over the past few years, New York's famed... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Topless women draw ire in Times SquareHow do you solve a problem like Elmo? Or, for that matter, of a body-painted to
Topless women draw ire in Times Square
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 6 days ago
How do you solve a problem like Elmo? Or, for that matter, of a body-painted topless woman? A task force created by New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and police is attempting to answer those questions. Over the past few years, New York's famed... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Topless women draw ire in Times SquareHow do you solve a problem like Elmo? Or, for that matter, of a body-painted to
Topless women draw ire in Times Square
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 6 days ago
How do you solve a problem like Elmo? Or, for that matter, of a body-painted topless woman? A task force created by New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and police is attempting to answer those questions. Over the past few years, New York's famed... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Topless women draw ire in Times SquareHow do you solve a problem like Elmo? Or, for that matter, of a body-painted to
Topless women draw ire in Times Square
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 6 days ago
How do you solve a problem like Elmo? Or, for that matter, of a body-painted topless woman? A task force created by New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and police is attempting to answer those questions. Over the past few years, New York's famed... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Topless women draw ire in Times SquareHow do you solve a problem like Elmo? Or, for that matter, of a body-painted to
Topless women draw ire in Times Square
Local 10 Miami / Posted 6 days ago
How do you solve a problem like Elmo? Or, for that matter, of a body-painted topless woman? A task force created by New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and police is attempting to answer those questions. Over the past few years, New York's famed... Read more
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News 8000
Topless women draw ire in Times SquareHow do you solve a problem like Elmo? Or, for that matter, of a body-painted to
Topless women draw ire in Times Square
News 8000 / Posted 6 days ago
How do you solve a problem like Elmo? Or, for that matter, of a body-painted topless woman? A task force created by New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and police is attempting to answer those questions. Over the past few years, New York's famed... Read more
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FOX Business
Whole Foods Goes Discount, Takes on Trader Joe’s with New ‘365’ StoresAs Whole Foods (WFM) forges ahead with plans to open lower-cost versions of its
Whole Foods Goes Discount, Takes on Trader Joe’s with New ‘365’ Stores
FOX Business / Posted 6 days ago
As Whole Foods (WFM) forges ahead with plans to open lower-cost versions of its stores, consumers and investors alike may be wondering will it pay off? “Designed to complement the Whole Foods Market brand by bringing the highest quality healthy... Read more
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Business Standard India
Scanner on onion hoardersImports from Afghanistan reach North India, but shipments seem insufficient in
Scanner on onion hoarders
Business Standard India / Posted 7 days ago
Imports from Afghanistan reach North India, but shipments seem insufficient in WestImports from Afghanistan reach North India, but shipments seem insufficient in West With onion prices showing little signs of moderation, the... Read more
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New Kerala
Centre reviews availability and prices of onions A high level meeting with senior officers of Department of Consumer Affairs a
Centre reviews availability and prices of onions
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
A high level meeting with senior officers of Department of Consumer Affairs and Department of Agriculture regarding availability and the prices of Onions was held by Ram Vilas Paswan, Minister for... Read more
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Business Standard India
Onion prices in retail market shoot up to Rs 80Prices of onion are expected to remain high due to rain and delay in arrival of
Onion prices in retail market shoot up to Rs 80
Business Standard India / Posted 12 days ago
Prices of onion are expected to remain high due to rain and delay in arrival of the new crop, said APMCPrices of onion in retail market shot up to nearly Rs 80 in few areas of Delhi, despite the city... Read more
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DNA Info
How Much Will Your Home Renovation Cost? (Hint: More Than You Think)The before and after photos of one of Pepper Binkley's bathrooms, which she ren
How Much Will Your Home Renovation Cost? (Hint: More Than You Think)
DNA Info / Posted 13 days ago
The before and after photos of one of Pepper Binkley's bathrooms, which she renovated using a contractor she found through Sweeten.com, whose blog documented the renovation of both of Binkley's bathrooms. View Full Caption MANHATTAN — After living... Read more
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The Telegraph
Govt faces questions in Maggi caseNew Delhi, Aug. 17: The national consumer court today admitted a "class action"
Govt faces questions in Maggi case
The Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
New Delhi, Aug. 17: The national consumer court today admitted a "class action" suit by the Centre that sought compensation from Nestle for selling allegedly unsafe and mislabelled noodles but it repeatedly questioned the government's failure to... Read more
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New Kerala
Consumer court allows Nestle to go for fresh Maggi tests The apex consumer court on Monday sought Nestle India's response on the gover
Consumer court allows Nestle to go for fresh Maggi tests
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
The apex consumer court on Monday sought Nestle India's response on the government's Rs.640-crore unfair trade practice class action suit related to Maggi noodles, allowed fresh tests in... Read more
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New Kerala
Consumer court notice to Nestle on Rs.640-crore 'Maggi' suit The apex consumer court on Monday served a notice on Nestle India over the go
Consumer court notice to Nestle on Rs.640-crore 'Maggi' suit
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
The apex consumer court on Monday served a notice on Nestle India over the government's Rs.640-crore unfair trade practice class action suit related to Maggi noodles and fixed Sep 30 as... Read more
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New Kerala
Apex consumer court accepts case against Maggi The apex consumer court on Monday accepted the government's Rs.640-crore suit
Apex consumer court accepts case against Maggi
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
The apex consumer court on Monday accepted the government's Rs.640-crore suit against Nestle for its alleged unfair trade practices pertaining to Maggi instant noodles and posted the next date of... Read more
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New Kerala
Maggi hearing at apex consumer court on Monday The apex consumer disputes forum will hear on Monday the Rs.640-crore class a
Maggi hearing at apex consumer court on Monday
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
The apex consumer disputes forum will hear on Monday the Rs.640-crore class action suit filed by the central government against Nestle India, alleging unfair trade practices with regard to Maggi... Read more
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Business Standard India
Class action lawsuit explainedBusiness Standard reaches out to legal experts to understand the legal intricac
Class action lawsuit explained
Business Standard India / Posted 15 days ago
Business Standard reaches out to legal experts to understand the legal intricacies of a class action lawsuitThe government-Nestle legal battle is the first instance of a class action suit filed in the country by the... Read more
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Business Wire
Notice to Whole Foods Employees: Zamansky LLC Investigates The “Growing Your Future” 401(k) Plan for Possible ERISA ViolationsNEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Zamansky LLC announces its investigation of Whole Fo
Notice to Whole Foods Employees: Zamansky LLC Investigates The “Growing Your Future” 401(k) Plan for Possible ERISA Violations
Business Wire / Posted 17 days ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Zamansky LLC announces its investigation of Whole Foods Market Inc. (“Whole Foods”) (NASDAQ: WFM) and the Whole Foods Market Group Growing Your Future 401(k) Plan for possible violations of the federal Employment Retirement... Read more
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New Kerala
No 'Maggi' hearing at apex consumer court on Friday Hearing on the the Rs.640-crore class action suit filed by the Indian governm
No 'Maggi' hearing at apex consumer court on Friday
New Kerala / Posted 18 days ago
Hearing on the the Rs.640-crore class action suit filed by the Indian government against Nestle India, alleging unfair trade practices with regard to Maggi noodles was not heard at the apex... Read more
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Times Newsweekly
SCOTT BARON'S STAR OF QUEENSEXECUTIVE DIRECTOR GREATER FLUSHING CHAMBER OF COMMERCE John Choe is the execu
SCOTT BARON'S STAR OF QUEENS
Times Newsweekly / Posted 18 days ago
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR GREATER FLUSHING CHAMBER OF COMMERCE John Choe is the executive director of the Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce. Choe works to identify and address issues of, as well as advocate for, the Flushing business community. As... Read more
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Business Standard India
HC reprieve to Maggi puts greater onus on complaint filed by Consumer Affairs deptThe Mumbai High Court's partial reprieve to Nestle India's marquee brand of Mag
HC reprieve to Maggi puts greater onus on complaint filed by Consumer Affairs dept
Business Standard India / Posted 18 days ago
The Mumbai High Court's partial reprieve to Nestle India's marquee brand of Maggi today is the latest in a series of events which had unfolded in the last more than two months surrounding the case. Starting from the day when FSSAI ordered recall of... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Nestle noodle nightmare in India endsA vendor works at a roadside Maggi noodles eatery in Ahmedabad, India. Photo: A
Nestle noodle nightmare in India ends
Brisbane Times / Posted 18 days ago
A vendor works at a roadside Maggi noodles eatery in Ahmedabad, India. Photo: AMIT DAVE An Indian court has granted relief to Nestle SA in a case that has pitted the nation's food regulator against the Swiss giant over the quality of its iconic... Read more
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The Age
Nestle noodle nightmare in India endsA vendor works at a roadside Maggi noodles eatery in Ahmedabad, India. Photo: A
Nestle noodle nightmare in India ends
The Age / Posted 18 days ago
A vendor works at a roadside Maggi noodles eatery in Ahmedabad, India. Photo: AMIT DAVE An Indian court has granted relief to Nestle SA in a case that has pitted the nation's food regulator against the Swiss giant over the quality of its iconic... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Nestle noodle nightmare in India endsA vendor works at a roadside Maggi noodles eatery in Ahmedabad, India. Photo: A
Nestle noodle nightmare in India ends
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 18 days ago
A vendor works at a roadside Maggi noodles eatery in Ahmedabad, India. Photo: AMIT DAVE An Indian court has granted relief to Nestle SA in a case that has pitted the nation's food regulator against the Swiss giant over the quality of its iconic... Read more
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New Kerala
Bombay HC sets aside Maggi ban, orders fresh tests Ordering fresh tests on Maggi noodles, the Bombay High Court on Thursday set
Bombay HC sets aside Maggi ban, orders fresh tests
New Kerala / Posted 19 days ago
Ordering fresh tests on Maggi noodles, the Bombay High Court on Thursday set aside the ban on the popular instant snack. The court's verdict will provide partial relief to Nestle India, which has... Read more
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International Business Times
Indian court lifts ban on Nestle's Maggi noodles The Bombay High Court in India has lifted the country's ban on Nestle's Maggi n
Indian court lifts ban on Nestle's Maggi noodles
International Business Times / Posted 19 days ago
The Bombay High Court in India has lifted the country's ban on Nestle's Maggi noodles imposed six weeks ago allegedly due to high lead content in the product. Considering an appeal from Nestle India on the ban, the High Court said a ban on Maggi was... Read more
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Business Standard India
US FDA clears Nestle's Maggi noodlesThe US regulator, after conducting tests to detect lead in the noodles, found i
US FDA clears Nestle's Maggi noodles
Business Standard India / Posted 19 days ago
The US regulator, after conducting tests to detect lead in the noodles, found it to be safe for human consumptionThe US regulator, after conducting tests to detect lead in the noodles, found it to be safe for human... Read more
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Calcutta News
Maggi ban: Bombay HC to pronounce verdict today The Bombay High Court will on Thursday announce its verdict over whether or n
Maggi ban: Bombay HC to pronounce verdict today
Calcutta News / Posted 19 days ago
The Bombay High Court will on Thursday announce its verdict over whether or not FSSAI was right in banning Maggi noodles manufactured by Nestle India. The Department of Consumer Affairs, Ministry of... Read more
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New Kerala
Maggi ban: Bombay HC to pronounce verdict today The Bombay High Court will on Thursday announce its verdict over whether or n
Maggi ban: Bombay HC to pronounce verdict today
New Kerala / Posted 19 days ago
The Bombay High Court will on Thursday announce its verdict over whether or not FSSAI was right in banning Maggi noodles manufactured by Nestle India. The Department of Consumer Affairs, Ministry of... Read more
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New Kerala
Apex consumer disputes forum to hear Maggi case on Friday The Rs.640-crore class action suit filed by the Indian government against Nes
Apex consumer disputes forum to hear Maggi case on Friday
New Kerala / Posted 19 days ago
The Rs.640-crore class action suit filed by the Indian government against Nestle alleging unfair trade practices with regard to Maggi is scheduled to be heard by the apex consumer disputes... Read more
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New Kerala
Government files class action suit against Nestle India Adding more troubles, the Central government on Wednesday said it has field c
Government files class action suit against Nestle India
New Kerala / Posted 19 days ago
Adding more troubles, the Central government on Wednesday said it has field class action suit against Nestle India. The Department of Consumer Affairs, Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and... Read more
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Calcutta News
Government files class action suit against Nestle India The Department of Consumer Affairs, Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Pu
Government files class action suit against Nestle India
Calcutta News / Posted 19 days ago
The Department of Consumer Affairs, Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution has filed a complaint under Section 12(1)(d) of the Consumer Protection Act, 1986 in the National... Read more
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New Kerala
Government files class action suit against Nestle India The Department of Consumer Affairs, Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Pu
Government files class action suit against Nestle India
New Kerala / Posted 19 days ago
The Department of Consumer Affairs, Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution has filed a complaint under Section 12(1)(d) of the Consumer Protection Act, 1986 in the National... Read more
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New Kerala
Maggi issue to be heard by apex consumer disputes forum on Friday The Rs.640-crore class action suit filed by the Government of India against N
Maggi issue to be heard by apex consumer disputes forum on Friday
New Kerala / Posted 19 days ago
The Rs.640-crore class action suit filed by the Government of India against Nestle alleging unfair trade practices and sale of defective goods with regard to Maggi is scheduled to be... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Whole Foods stock falls, cheaper than 6 bottles of 'asparagus water'NEW YORK — How bad are things for Whole Foods? The stock is down more than 30%
Whole Foods stock falls, cheaper than 6 bottles of 'asparagus water'
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 20 days ago
NEW YORK — How bad are things for Whole Foods? The stock is down more than 30% this year and trading around $34.50. That’s its lowest level in nearly four years … and cheaper than six bottles of $5.99 asparagus water! Whole Foods is still struggling... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Whole Foods stock cheaper than 6 bottles of asparagus waterNEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- How bad are things for Whole Foods? The stock is down mo
Whole Foods stock cheaper than 6 bottles of asparagus water
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 20 days ago
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- How bad are things for Whole Foods? The stock is down more than 30% this year and trading around $34.50. That's its lowest level in nearly four years ... and cheaper than six bottles of $5.99 asparagus water! Whole Foods is... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Whole Foods stock cheaper than 6 bottles of asparagus waterNEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- How bad are things for Whole Foods? The stock is down mo
Whole Foods stock cheaper than 6 bottles of asparagus water
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 20 days ago
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- How bad are things for Whole Foods? The stock is down more than 30% this year and trading around $34.50. That's its lowest level in nearly four years ... and cheaper than six bottles of $5.99 asparagus water! Whole Foods is... Read more
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asianage
Government to seek Rs 426 crore damages from Nestle India over MaggiNestle is accused of involvement in unfair trade practices and misleading ads (
Government to seek Rs 426 crore damages from Nestle India over Maggi
asianage / Posted 20 days ago
Nestle is accused of involvement in unfair trade practices and misleading ads (Photo: PTI) The government is taking action under Section 12-1-D of the Consumer Protection Act, under which both the Centre and states have powers to file... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Council overreach? Bank on itNew York City has no power to regulate banking, which is the domain of state an
Council overreach? Bank on it
Crain's New York Business / Posted 20 days ago
New York City has no power to regulate banking, which is the domain of state and federal governments. But that's a mere inconvenience for the serial regulators on the City Council, who seem determined to dig their claws into every nook and cranny of... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Comcast unveils faster Internet for Santa CruzSANTA CRUZ>> Comcast on Monday announced faster Xfinity Internet services at no
Comcast unveils faster Internet for Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
SANTA CRUZ>> Comcast on Monday announced faster Xfinity Internet services at no extra charge starting Tuesday for residential customers in Santa Cruz County, where some say upgrades are long overdue. The largest home Internet provider in the U.S.,... Read more
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Business Standard India
Centre set to seek Rs 426 cr in damages from NestleTo move NCDRC on behalf of consumers over alleged unfair trade practices by the
Centre set to seek Rs 426 cr in damages from Nestle
Business Standard India / Posted 21 days ago
To move NCDRC on behalf of consumers over alleged unfair trade practices by the firmTo move NCDRC on behalf of consumers over alleged unfair trade practices by the firm The Centre looks set to seek a... Read more
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Business Insider
More bad news for Whole FoodsA Whole Foods shareholder is suing the company after an investigation found tha
More bad news for Whole Foods
Business Insider / Posted 21 days ago
A Whole Foods shareholder is suing the company after an investigation found that several stores were overcharging customers for food. In the lawsuit, shareholder Yochanan Markman accuses Whole Foods of securities fraud, saying the company knowingly... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
NYC probes Abbott infant-formula marketing claimsAbbott Laboratories’ marketing of infant formulas is being probed by a New York
NYC probes Abbott infant-formula marketing claims
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 24 days ago
Abbott Laboratories’ marketing of infant formulas is being probed by a New York City regulator in what the company called an exceedingly broad “fishing expedition” that should be halted.The city Department of Consumer Affairs said it had no... Read more
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