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Retail tracking can trade privacy for convenience


One of the newest trends to hit the shopping scene is called retail tracking. It’s when a store tracks a shopper’s movements and buying habits through signals from your smart phone. 263 more words

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Gas Pump Skimmers Sweep in Florida

This Radiant Store in Tampa  has security cameras and tapes on the gas pump cabinets doors. Consumers are advised to go inside stores to pay for gas to protect their credit and debit card information. 450 more words

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IRS Tax Filing Deadline is Today

Around 25 people waited patiently in line in the warm weather at the Internal Revenue Service office on Columbus Drive near N. Dale Mabry in Tampa, Florida during the lunch hour today.  295 more words

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Blue Bell expands ice cream recall over listeria concerns

NEW YORK — Blue Bell Creameries has expanded an ongoing recall of ice cream after a serving produced at a facility in Oklahoma tested positive for listeria contamination. 709 more words

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Recall of Blue Bell Ice Cream

Blue Bell Creameries is recalling its ice cream made at the company’s Broken Arrow, Oklahoma facility. The product tested positive for listeria. The company asked retailers to remove all products produced at the Oklahoma facility between February 12 and March 27, 2015. 206 more words

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EDITORIAL--For the Love of All things safe, STOP AT THE RAILROAD CROSSINGS!

Yes, I treated this headline for this editorial with the yelling I wanted to do from behind the camera as I was capturing some everyday rail traffic in LaGrange, GA. 375 more words

Consumer Alert: Public Hearings on Agri Product Standards Amendment Bill 2014

Grass actively encourages consumer participation in South Africa to grow a conscious and informed consumer voice. This is vital to bring about true grassroots change in our dysfunctional food system. 257 more words

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