Tag Archives: Consumers

Uber, BigBasket Partner on Last-Mile Delivery Service to Get Essentials to Consumers During COVID-19 Lockdown

Uber, BigBasket Partner on Last-Mile Delivery Service to Get Essentials to Consumers During COVID-19 Lockdown

Uber has teamed up with BigBasket to start a new last-mile delivery service, in order to make access to everyday essentials easier for people during the coronavirus crisis and the nationwide lockdown. In a blog post, the company announced that it is starting the service with BigBasket to save people …

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Freezers Sell Out as Consumers Stock Up

Freezers Sell Out as Consumers Stock Up

The calls come every five minutes, Chris Rouse said, all asking for the same thing: a small chest freezer. That’s a problem for Mr. Rouse, an appliance salesman in the Town of Wallkill, N.Y. He has no more to sell. “As far as I know, everyone’s sold out,” said Mr. …

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Are Foods Labeled ‘Low Sugar’ Misleading Consumers?

Are Foods Labeled ‘Low Sugar’ Misleading Consumers?

The label on Honest Tea’s organic peach-flavored iced tea has a reassuring message for people who want a beverage that is not too sugary: “Just a Tad Sweet,” the label states. But a single serving of the beverage, the amount in one 16.9 ounce bottle, has 25 grams of added …

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