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customers

Amazon, one of the best business models in the world, recently completed its twentieth year in the market. Its third decade is starting with a bang as it recently announced the Prime Day, “a one-day global shopping event with more deals than Black Friday.” Only members of Amazon’s $99-per-year Prime subscription service can shop for exclusive deals, though non-members interested in exercising their consumer freedom...

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A farmers’ market (also known as a greenmarket) is, in its purest incarnation, a place where farmers sell their products directly to consumers. Some farmers' markets will post that they are certified or verified. This means the market has rules about who can sell and what can be sold at the market. Such rules usually run along the lines of farmers being able to sell...

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fish

One doesn’t check what kind of things they buy, including fish. They just assume that they’ve received what they want. Well, it couldn’t hurt to look into the details. Because recently, cases of mislabeling fishes have cropped up. These mishaps led to selling cheaper fishes as more expensive ones. New York State’s attorney general’s office investigated this issue. Northeastern University helped them in the research. The...

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