McDonald’s removes salads from over 3,000 stores

McDonald’s facing PR disaster On Friday, health officials announced that McDonald’s salads made over 60 people sick from cyclospora in multiple states. To contain the minor epidemic, McDonald’s has pulled salads from 3,000 stores across 14 states, including: Illinois, Iowa,…
Libya oil field halts production after kidnapping
OPEC continues to struggle with oil production Several workers were abducted from the Sharara oil field, Libya’s biggest, so authorities evacuated many employees and shut down most of the field on Sunday. According to the National Oil Corporation, the oil…
Build-A-Bear unveils “Count Your Candles” campaign
Build-A-Bear attempts to rebuild its reputation Toy manufacturer and retail store Build-A-Bear recently rolled out a one-day “Pay Your Age” sale, in which people could come into the store and do exactly that – pay the price of their age…
Johnson & Johnson sued in baby powder lawsuit
Baby powder not as safe as one might think On Thursday, a Missouri circuit court ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay $4.69 billion to over twenty women for their baby powder products, which supposedly contained cancer-forming asbestos. The court ruled…
Ikea postpones India grand opening
India Ikea customers will have to wait Swedish furniture manufacturer Ikea announced on Friday that it will suspend the opening of its first location in India following quality concerns. Ikea has been planning the launch of its new store in…
Apple plans to clean China’s environment
Green Apple Apple announced on Thursday that it will invest $300 million in clean energy in China. The company stated that it will partner with ten of its global suppliers in the initiative. Their goal is to create enough renewable…