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Dec 10, 2013 – by Counselor
In two separate recalls last week, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) extended its year-long intense focus on children’s apparel.
Girls' Hooded Clothing Pose Strangulation Hazards »
The Consumer Product Safety Commission is considering expanding its powers by making corrective action plans tied to voluntary product recalls legally binding.
Could Potentially Increase Regulatory Burden On Industry »
Dec 5, 2013 – by Counselor
U.S. manufacturing in November increased at its fastest pace in two and a half years, the latest demonstration of strength from the sector.
Service Sector Did Not Show Same Improvement »
St. Cloud, MN-based supplier Fields Manufacturing announced last night that it has acquired the assets of fellow supplier firm Better Life Line.
2nd Acquisition For Fields Within Last Few Years »
In a decision that could end tax-free online shopping, the U.S. Supreme Court has chosen not to take up a long-running dispute between states and Web retailers, like Amazon.
13 States Immediately Affected »
Looking to broaden its offerings, Ohio-based Coloring Book Solutions has purchased the assets of Coloring Book Advantages.
Financial Terms Of Deal Not Released »
Dec 5, 2013 – by
Hey, good news: All that cash that was burning holes in the proverbial pockets of American companies is getting kicked back into the economy these days.
Manufacturing Spending Highest It's Been All Year »
Dec 3, 2013 – by Counselor
Ahead of a single-use plastic bag ban that will begin on January 1, the city of Los Angeles is handing out free reusable totes to residents.
Many To Be Made In California »