U.S. Consumer Agency Unveils Plan To Toughen Regulations On Debt Collection Industry

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. watchdog for consumer finances unveiled on Thursday a major proposal to toughen regulation of the multibillion-dollar debt collection industry, with a focus on keeping agencies from pushing people to pay debts they do not owe, informing borrowers of their rights and cutting down on calls to debtors. “Today we are […]

Walmart Unveils New Lines Of Ugly Apples And Potatoes

Walmart has started to see the beauty in ugly produce. The nation’s largest grocer announced a new initiative on Tuesday to sell “ugly” apples in 300 Florida stores, according to a blog from the company. Beginning in May, the company also started selling misshapen potatoes that would have otherwise been wasted in and around Texas. These are […]

MetaPack Unveils its ‘Delivering Consumer Choice: 2015 State of eCommerce Delivery’ Consumer Survey Findings

Research findings reveal what UK, European and US consumers really want: more delivery choices, greater delivery convenience, and a tailored delivery experienceLondon – October 29, 2015 – Today’s consumers expect online retailers to provide more convenient and more personalised delivery options to accommodate their busy lifestyle needs. According to a new study carried out by […]