Monday, October 15, 2018

Consumerism

Consumerism
Gracie Giles, aged 8, plays with a Fuggler at the launch of Hamleys top Christmas toys in London

Hamleys Sees ‘Imperfectionism’ Trend in Toys This Christmas

LONDON (Reuters) A robot bumping into things and a quirky creature with pointy ears are expected to be among the top children's gifts this...
Walmart store in Encinitas, California

Walmart’s Jet.com to Offer Nike Products in Bid for Urban Consumers

By Melissa Fares NEW YORK (Reuters)  Walmart's Jet.com said on Thursday it will sell Nike Inc products and offer more delivery options, beginning in its top...
You May Be A Victim of the De Beer's Diamond Con

OMG! You May Be A Victim of the De Beer’s Diamond...

Frighteningly, it is not even a secret that De Beers has conned everyday honest working people out of thousands of dollars for practically worthless...
A QVC logo is displayed at the QVC Studio Park in West Chester, Pennsylvania

From Blue Lipstick to Facebook Live, Home Shopping Networks Refine Their...

By Melissa Fares WEST CHESTER, Pa. (Reuters) HSN, once known as the Home Shopping Network, is getting an image makeover A U.S. television network where shoppers...
From Dumbo to Mr. Toad, Disneyland collection goes up for auction

From Dumbo to Mr. Toad, Disneyland Collection Goes Up for Auction

By Jill Serjeant LOS ANGELES (Reuters) For years, Dumbo the Flying Elephant hung from his living room ceiling, a Mr. Toad Wild Ride car was...
Kroger Co. and Nuro's unmanned delivery vehicle is seen in this photo provided by Kroger in California

Kroger Will Road Test Nuro’s Driverless Delivery Vans in Autumn

By Lisa Baertlein CINCINNATI (Reuters) Kroger Co and Silicon Valley startup Nuro will begin this autumn what they call the first real-world road test of...
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