- Consumer News
The latest news can help us stay on top of consumer trends. Find selected consumer news articles aggregated from news sources around the globe.
- Consumer Product Photos
This business-to-consumer menu web page features consumer product thumbnail samples and links to full-size consumer product photographs.
Consumer Goods Catalogs (Photograph)
A wide range of catalogs are published by wholesale product distributors and consumer goods retailers. This photo shows an array of typical consumer catalogs offering products ranging from women's clothing to children's toys to kitchen utensils.
- Consumer Electronics Advertising
This online advertising guide for consumer electronics products features a discussion of the consumer electronics market, plus consumer electronics niche website links.
- Consumer Electronics
This consumer electronics guide features information about digital cameras, printers, and more, as well as links to a variety of related goods and services.
- Consumer Goods Advertising
This online advertising guide for the retailing industry compares online shopping versus brick-and-mortar retailing, with links to selected consumer goods websites.
- Market Research Careers
This market research company page comprises information about market research careers in the United States of America plus a photo of a customer satisfaction survey questionnaire.
- Air Mattresses
An air mattress is convenient way to bring a stow-away bed for camping or travel. AirMattresses.us is a source for consumer information about air mattress features and construction.
- Car Buying
If you are in the market for a new or used car, it is important to research the specifications and consumer ratings for the makes and models you are interested in.
- New Cars
If you are like most new car shoppers, you are probably looking for the perfect car at the right price with little or no hassle. Read these car buying consumer tips to smooth the purchase process.
- Catalog Shopping
Whether in print or online, catalogs provide a convenient way for the consumer to shop from the privacy of home. Visit this site to learn the history of catalog shopping.
Comparison shopping can save the consumer a considerable amount of money on goods and services. This picture shows two hands holding an apple and an orange, bringing to mind the phrase, It's like comparing apples and oranges.
Product Comparison (Photograph)
This photo shows a man holding a compact fluorescent bulb in one hand and an incandescent bulb in the other. Comparison shopping can help the consumer find the best price, but he or she must also take in to account bulb life and electricity use.
- Credit Card Debt
Consumer use of credit cards rose dramatically during the late 20th century, fueled in part by real estate price increases that made homeowners wealthier. With the recent drop in home values, credit card debt has become a serious problem.
- Discount Stores
Discount stores date back to the late 1940s and early 1950s, just after the end of World War II. They were conceived during the post-war economic boom, to serve the consumer needs of baby boomer families.
- Bank Supervision
Congress created the Federal Reserve System in 1913. Learn about the role of the Fed in establishing competitive banking practices, protecting consumer transactions, and assuring stable markets.
- Garden Fountains
This site is a garden fountain consumer guide with information and resources. Fountains are a beautiful way to add relaxation and serenity to any garden setting.
- Lamp Shades
This website describes lampshades and provides general consumer information about them. Links to lampshade supplier websites are included.
- Evaluating a Diamond
While most diamond sellers will be happy to walk you through the process of buying your diamond, being an aware and informed consumer can help ensure that you get what you pay for.
- Citi shuffles consumer unit; fintechs embrace subprime cards
Anand Selva, a longtime Asia hand, will head up U.S. consumer banking; several startups are backed by traditional card issuer veterans, such as former Citi CEO Vikram Pandit.
American Banker. Thu, 16 Aug 2018 03:44:59 GMT.
- Tiny town refuses to back down in stoush with Asahi - as Australia battles through drought
A petition started by consumer advocates SumOfUs is calling for Japanese company Asahi to stop extracting and selling water from Stanley in Victoria's north-east.
Daily Mail. Thu, 16 Aug 2018 02:44:24 +0100.
- China's rainbow trout gets a new name - 'salmon'
BEIJING (AFP) - When Chinese state TV accidentally revealed much of the "salmon" sashimi eaten in the country was actually rainbow trout, domestic fish farmers faced a crisis of consumer confidence.
Straits Times. Thu, 16 Aug 2018 07:40:24 +0800.
- Best Buy to acquire GreatCall for $800 million
Best Buy is the latest consumer company to step further into healthcare. The consumer tech retailer will buy GreatCall, maker of mobile devices aimed at the aging population.
Modern Healthcare. Wed, 15 Aug 2018 17:08:37 EST.
- Best Buy to buy a provider of health devices for the aging
NEW YORK (AP) - Consumer electronics retailer Best Buy is pushing more into the health field, acquiring a company that provides emergency response devices for the aging. Best Buy said Wednesday it's paying $800 million for GreatCall. ...
Washington Times. Wed, 15 Aug 2018 16:51:22 -0400.