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China Slashes Import Tariffs on Consumer Goods In Boost For Trump And Western Exporters

China announced it is slashing import tariffs on 187 consumer products starting next month. The Finance Ministry pointed to the cuts being concentrated in products in short supply domestically which, it believes, will prompt local producers to improve quality. The items in the list which, includes baby formula, diapers, electric toothbrushes, medicines, cosmetics, coffee machines […]

Michigan Township Blocks Nestle From Bottling, Reselling Its Groundwater

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Nov 23, 2017 8:42 AM A small Michigan township is making a stand against Nestle, temporarily blocking the company from pumping millions of gallons of groundwater for bottled water. Citizens near Evart, Michigan became outraged when Nestlé proposed to build even larger pipelines to increase the flow of water to its plant in Standwood. Global News CA details the […]

A Look At How Nestle Makes Billions Selling You Groundwater In A Bottle

A few weeks ago we shared with readers a lawsuit filed in Connecticut against Nestle Waters North America, Inc. alleging that the water they marketed as Poland ‘Natural Spring Water’ was actually just bottled groundwater…the same water that runs through the taps of many American households.  Now a new investigation from Bloomberg Businessweek reveals how […]

“Colossal Fraud”: Lawsuit Accuses Poland Spring Of Selling Groundwater

Ever wonder if that bottled mineral water you just spent several dollars on is really mineral water? According to a bombshell new lawsuit filed this week, at least in the case of one company it isn’t. A group of bottled water drinkers has brought a class action lawsuit against Nestle, the company which owns Poland […]

Frontrunning: June 28

Global Bonds Sell Off, Sparking Fears of Further ‘Taper Tantrum’ (WSJ) Facing revolt on healthcare, GOP senators delay vote (Reuters) Global businesses dig out from latest cyber attack (Reuters) Companies Work to Contain Fallout From Cyberattack (WSJ) Cyber attack hits property arm of French bank BNP Paribas (Reuters) Obama Choked on Russia Long Before the […]

Horsemeat Scandal Goes Global As World’s Largest Food Maker Pulls Tainted Pasta From Spain And Italy

zerohedge.com / By Tyler Durden / February 18, 2013, 21:44 First it was Ireland, then the entire UK, then Germany, and gradually it spread to all of Europe (except for France of course, where it was always a delicacy). But it was only once its finally crossed the Alps and made its way to the Swiss factories […]

Big Food Employs Cyber Armies to Confront Critics

activistpost.com / Wednesday, February 6, 2013 As you read this article, Nestle is reading it too. Big food companies enjoy greater sales and popularity using social media. Nestle takes it even further with its state of the art Digital Acceleration Team (DAT). Tasked with “listening, engaging, transforming, inspiring,” it actually looks more like a brightly […]

Relative Value In Equities Vs. Government Bonds

I would not ay they (equities) are particularly attractive but look, I am in Switzerland at the moment, the 10 year government bond yields 0.7 percent and you can buy quality companies like Nestle or Novartis and so forth and they have a dividend of s…