Product reviews that are posted on shopping websites, including Amazon.com, don’t provide an accurate reflection of the product’s actual benefit.
As evidenced at the 2017 International Air-Conditioning, Heating, Refrigerating Exposition that was held earlier this year, nearly all of the manufacturers of tankless, or instantaneous, water heaters redesigned their products, so they facilitate a water-line connection that’s at the top of a unit in addition to a connection that’s at the bottom of it.
Research that Consumers Digest has conducted over the years makes us believe that the significant flaws that exist in the posting of a substantial majority of customer reviews taint the value of the reviews.
Do monks who live high up in the mountains and harvest product come to mind when you hear “Himalayan salt”? Well, this alternative to common table salt comes from Pakistan’s Punjab region, not the Himalayas.
In April 2017, New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman unveiled legislation that’s designed to reduce the hurdles in New York City’s laws that prosecutors face to charge landlords with harassment of tenants.
A steam shower is, for all intents and purposes, a steam room that’s contained in a bathroom shower. According to one supplier of steam showers, demand for them jumped 44 percent as recently as 2015.
Patience might be a virtue, but your ability to hold on to that tenet can be challenging when you’re in a checkout line at a grocery store.
A new player in transatlantic flights has the potential to affect other carriers’ prices. However, the scope of that effect likely will be felt more by midtier carriers than by major ones, and it might not last for long based on the rates that Norwegian Air Shuttle plans to offer, three sources say.
Can you expect Craftsman power tools that will be designed and manufactured by Stanley Black & Decker after its purchase of the iconic brand in January 2017 to deliver the level of performance for which Craftsman is known? We believe that you can.
An epinephrine auto-injector, which is sold as a generic for Adrenaclick, is available now at CVS and CVS pharmacies in Target for $110 for a two-pack.
Three experts whom we interviewed believe that a downsizing might be underway in the marketplace for water features for the home.
You might have seen some recognizable online stores pop up in your local malls, with Amazon being perhaps the most high-profile example.
An increasingly large number of entrepreneurs in Colorado and Washington offer vacation packages that include tours that are related to those states’ legalization of recreational marijuana use.
Two national homeowners associations want to keep home-sharing company Airbnb out of suburban neighborhoods. If they succeed in that effort, you might see fewer Airbnb home-rental listings.
Poor customer service can drive consumers away from a business. Often, service is hampered because employees have to handle tasks that keep them from attending to a customer’s wants and questions.
Some bathroom-fixture manufacturers want to increase awareness of bidets, and James Lin, who owns retailer The Bidet King, says bidets are becoming more popular in the United States.
Throughout the 2016 presidential campaign, Donald Trump talked about the need to renegotiate or abolish many trade deals with foreign governments.
Americans use video-on-demand (VOD) services more than ever before, according to a March 2016 study that was conducted by industry tracker Nielsen, and the trend apparently will continue.
Craft beers took the brew market by storm. The trend reached upscale pubs and local bars. Now, craft-soda-makers want to grab some of that mojo.
If you shopped at Meijer recently, you might have noticed that the retailer eliminated the “plus-size” racks of women’s clothing.