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Headin' To Texas Sale

Marse Armory is packing up her colorful Bluemoon Market Arts and taking it to Texas for the winter. That’s your chance to buy all of her glass jewelry and kinetic wind art at 10-25% off from now until her departure on September 17th. 47 more words

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Should Americans Work More? To Hit 4 Percent Growth, We Would Have To

Jeb Bush said last week that Americans would “need to work longer hours” if we’re going to meet his ambitious target of 4 percent real annual economic growth — nearly double the average growth rate the Congressional Budget Office expects in the future. 1,060 more words

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ABN upbeat on cocoa, coffee prices, but cautious on sugar

ABN Amro sounded a bullish note on prospects for cocoa and coffee futures, and for sugar too, although said there was “limited” potential for a substantial recovery in prices of the sweetener.

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Sugarcane conditions kill: The deadly epidemic confectioners and soft drink makers ‘can’t walk away from’

Perilous working conditions for sugarcane growers in Central America have claimed around 20,000 lives in the past decade and supply chain advisor Solidaridad says the food and drink industry can no longer ignore the epidemic.

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Fair Trade Logo Prompts Consumers to Spend More

The Fair Trade logo has been around for 13 years, which is apparently enough time for consumers to have an instinctively positive response and be willing to dig deeper into their pockets to buy a product bearing it.

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