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Amazon Offering A New Way To Shop

Years ago buying things over the internet and your phone was unheard of. Now almost everyone does it. So what’s next? Getting your purchase delivered within minutes.

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(Source: wholefoods.com)

Whole Foods Under Investigation For Possibly Overcharging

The supermarket chain Whole Foods is often jokingly called “Whole Paycheck” because the inventory tends to be on the pricier side.

06/25/2015

Tristar Products Power Pressure Cooker XL  (Source: CBS4)

Local Couple Files Suit Over Exploding Pressure Cooker Case

It’s advertised as a revolutionary pressure cooker that cooks up meals faster and more delicious than ever before. But a South Florida couple is suing the cooker’s maker and the store where they bought it, claiming dinner blew up in their face.

06/24/2015

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - NOVEMBER 05: Pedestrians walk by a CVS store on November 5, 2013 in San Francisco, California. CVS Caremark reported a 25 percent surge in third-quarter earnings with profits of $1.25 billion, or $1.02 per share, compared to $1.01 billion, or 79 cents a share one year ago. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

CVS Health Launches Health, Beauty Makeover

CVS stores are getting a health and beauty makeover along with a shot of ethnic diversity meant to attract more customers.

06/17/2015

(Source: wholefoods.com)

Whole Foods: New Chain To Be Named For ‘365’ Store Brand

Supermarket chain Whole Foods says their new chain of stores with lower prices will be named after its brand “365 Everyday Value.”

06/12/2015

Blue Bell Ice Cream  (Source: CBS4)

Blue Bell: Listeria Source Likely Identified

Follow CBSMIAMI.COM: Facebook | Twitter HOUSTON (CBSMiami/AP) — Blue Bell Creameries says they believe the listeria found in one of its facilities is likely linked to a non-sanitary room. Meantime, the company has not  pinpointed a single source for the contamination […]

06/10/2015

Diet Soda Cans

Pepsi Looking To Launch ‘Craft’ Fountain Sodas

Pepsi is attempting to appeal to people who are against big soda brands by launching a line of “craft” fountain sodas made with sugar.

06/05/2015

The Subway restaurant logo is seen in Chantilly, Virginia on January 2, 2015.  AFP Photo/PAUL J. RICHARDS        (Photo Courtesy: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Subway To Drop Artificial Ingredients

Subway is now joining the list of companies dropping artificial ingredients from its menu.

06/04/2015

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Warning On Websites Offering Cash For Gadgets

An online company is offering top dollar for old laptops, tablet and phones but the checks people are getting after sending their gadgets are far less than quoted.

06/03/2015

Hurricane Ivan in 2004.

Despite Storm-Free Seasons, Florida Insurance Still Pricey

Despite Florida not have a hurricane hit for nine years, property insurance still remains pricey.

05/30/2015

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