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Watch: Suburban Family Creates Music Video about the Toilet Paper Shortage

Watch: Suburban Family Creates Music Video about the Toilet Paper Shortage

Being homebound for long stretches of time can be boring. So a suburban family created a music video their free time. The Brennan family, from Fox River Grove, [...] Read full article: Watch: Suburban Family Creates Music Vid...→

Texas Accuses Nation's Biggest Egg Producer of Pandemic Price Gouging

Texas Accuses Nation's Biggest Egg Producer of Pandemic Price Gouging

Texas' attorney general has accused the nation's largest egg producer of price gouging during the coronavirus pandemic. A lawsuit filed Thursday by Republican [...] Read full article: Texas Accuses Nation's Biggest Egg Produ...→

New York man accused of hoarding COVID-19 materials for price gouging

New York man accused of hoarding COVID-19 materials for price gouging

In the first case charged under the Defense Production Act, a New York man has been accused of price gouging tied to COVID-19-related materials, prosecutors sa [...] Read full article: New York man accused of hoarding COVID-1...→

Low on toilet paper? This gadget turns your toilet into a bidet

Low on toilet paper? This gadget turns your toilet into a bidet

If you’ve recently been wondering if there’s a way to not constantly rely on TP when you’re sitting on your porcelain throne. The solution is something our Eur [...] Read full article: Low on toilet paper? This gadget turns y...→

3M alleges price gouging in legal action against Canadian company selling N95 masks

3M alleges price gouging in legal action against Canadian company selling N95 masks

3M on Tuesday took legal action against a Canadian company for allegedly selling its N95 masks at a markup of more than five times their retail price. Caonic S [...] Read full article: 3M alleges price gouging in legal action...→

Coronavirus biz news: Toilet paper might be in short supply (again)

Coronavirus biz news: Toilet paper might be in short supply (again)

Sawmills in Canada are idling their plants as demand for building lumber stalls. That is slowing production of critical wood chips used to make TP. Read full article: Coronavirus biz news: Toilet paper might...→

Coronavirus: Organization Donates Toilet Paper To Homeless Population

Coronavirus: Organization Donates Toilet Paper To Homeless Population

Organizations in Southern California are stepping up to help people experiencing homelessness and financial strain that prevents them from getting essentials t [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Organization Donates Toilet...→

Maine toilet paper mill explosion draws tweet from Stephen King

Maine toilet paper mill explosion draws tweet from Stephen King

A massive explosion at a paper mill in Maine on Wednesday afternoon caught the attention of horror author and native Mainer Stephen King. Read full article: Maine toilet paper mill explosion draws ...→

Toilet paper short, food abundant

Toilet paper short, food abundant

Some say the coronavirus crisis changes everything. It should change our complacent and sometimes hostile attitudes about agriculture. Read full article: Toilet paper short, food abundant...→

Ohio AG files coronavirus price-gouging lawsuit against online seller of N95 masks

Ohio AG files coronavirus price-gouging lawsuit against online seller of N95 masks

The Ohio attorney general on Tuesday brought a coronavirus price-gouging lawsuit against a man selling hard-to-find N95 masks online at an exorbitant price. Read full article: Ohio AG files coronavirus price-gouging ...→

Hair Dye Is the New Toilet Paper in Quarantine Shopping, Walmart Says

Hair Dye Is the New Toilet Paper in Quarantine Shopping, Walmart Says

“People are starting to need a haircut, so you start to see more beard trimmers and hair color,” says Walmart CEO Doug McMillon. Read full article: Hair Dye Is the New Toilet Paper in Quar...→

Walmart Sold Enough Toilet Paper in 5 Days for Every American to Have a Roll

Walmart Sold Enough Toilet Paper in 5 Days for Every American to Have a Roll

Walmart sold enough toilet paper in five days for every American to have a roll, the company's chief executive officer said Friday. Read full article: Walmart Sold Enough Toilet Paper in 5 Da...→

Walmart sells enough toilet paper in five days to give each American one roll

Walmart sells enough toilet paper in five days to give each American one roll

Toilet paper is rolling off Walmart’s shelves so fast that the retailer sold enough in the last five days to give every American one roll, CEO Doug McMillon sa [...] Read full article: Walmart sells enough toilet paper in fiv...→

Feds charge New Yorker with coronavirus price gouging

Feds charge New Yorker with coronavirus price gouging

Federal prosecutors charged a New York man with price gouging on Friday, saying he hoarded tens of thousands of masks, hundreds of thousands of disposable glov [...] Read full article: Feds charge New Yorker with coronavirus ...→

Long Island Man Charged With Price-Gouging Organizations Helping Seniors, Children: Officials

Long Island Man Charged With Price-Gouging Organizations Helping Seniors, Children: Officials

A Long Island man is facing up to a year in prison for violating the Defense Production Act by hoarding and price-gouging critical COVID-19 supplies, prosecuto [...] Read full article: Long Island Man Charged With Price-Gougi...→

Why is There Still A Toilet Paper Shortage?

Why is There Still A Toilet Paper Shortage?

Shelves usually filled with paper products remain empty and many stores and some locations continue to limit how much you can purchase.  Read full article: Why is There Still A Toilet Paper Shorta...→

Becerra, 19 other AGs ask 3M to help prevent price gouging

Becerra, 19 other AGs ask 3M to help prevent price gouging

They thanked 3M for pledging to keep respirator prices steady but cited gouging from other companies. Read full article: Becerra, 19 other AGs ask 3M to help pre...→

Toilet Paper Squeeze May Get Worse on Sawmill Slowdown in Canada

Toilet Paper Squeeze May Get Worse on Sawmill Slowdown in Canada

Supply cuts that were supposed to bolster the beleaguered lumber market are now creating an unintended effect: the wood chips required to make sought-after toi [...] Read full article: Toilet Paper Squeeze May Get Worse on Sa...→

Amazon Suspends More Than 6,000 Price-Gouging Sellers

Amazon Suspends More Than 6,000 Price-Gouging Sellers

Amazon has booted more than 6,000 sellers off of its website for price gouging items during the coronavirus outbreak.  Read full article: Amazon Suspends More Than 6,000 Price-Go...→

Coronavirus: How one Bay Area business switched from selling holiday wreaths to supplying pasta and toilet paper

Coronavirus: How one Bay Area business switched from selling holiday wreaths to supplying pasta and toilet paper

A Redwood City company that sells artificial Christmas trees pivoted to selling bulk pasta and toilet paper amid a COVID-19 pandemic Read full article: Coronavirus: How one Bay Area business s...→

What's Behind The Toilet Paper Shortage?

What's Behind The Toilet Paper Shortage?

Experts say, even before COVID-19, the whole supply chain of toilet paper was already very efficient. Machines were running 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Read full article: What's Behind The Toilet Paper Shortage?...→

Supermarket director has vulgar message for customer hoarding toilet paper during coronavirus pandemic

Supermarket director has vulgar message for customer hoarding toilet paper during coronavirus pandemic

John-Paul Drake, of Drakes Supermarkets in Australia, is pointing the finger — yes, that one — at an inconsiderate customer. Read full article: Supermarket director has vulgar message ...→

New York pharmacist under investigation for alleged PPE hoarding, price-gouging: Warrant

New York pharmacist under investigation for alleged PPE hoarding, price-gouging: Warrant

A New York pharmacist is under federal investigation for allegedly price-gouging N95 masks during the coronavirus pandemic, according to a federal search warra [...] Read full article: New York pharmacist under investigation ...→

3M Sues Distributor for Alleged Price Gouging of N95 Respirators in New York

3M Sues Distributor for Alleged Price Gouging of N95 Respirators in New York

3M Co. said it filed a lawsuit against Performance Supply LLC on Friday, alleging that the New Jersey-based company had posed as an authorized vendor of 3M-bra [...] Read full article: 3M Sues Distributor for Alleged Price Go...→

Walmart CEO pleads for people to stop stockpiling toilet paper

Walmart CEO pleads for people to stop stockpiling toilet paper

Walmart’s CEO, Doug McMillon, said on a recent NBC “Today Show” televised segment that his company sold enough toilet paper in five days for every man, woman a [...] Read full article: Walmart CEO pleads for people to stop st...→

Feds charge sneaker salesman with hoarding and price-gouging PPE

Feds charge sneaker salesman with hoarding and price-gouging PPE

A New York sneaker salesman who allegedly hoarded personal protective equipment and sold it at huge markups has become the first person to face criminal charge [...] Read full article: Feds charge sneaker salesman with hoardi...→

Improvements in crowdsourcing app helps find supplies like toilet paper | WTOP

A free crowdsourcing app that can help you find essential supplies like eggs and paper towels during the coronavirus pandemic has been downloaded about 30,000 [...] Read full article: Improvements in crowdsourcing app helps ...→

More Than $200,000 in Refunds Secured as Florida Cracks Down on Coronavirus Price Gouging

More Than $200,000 in Refunds Secured as Florida Cracks Down on Coronavirus Price Gouging

More than $240,000 in refunds have been secured for Florida shoppers as the state continues to crack down on coronavirus price gouging. Florida Attorney Genera [...] Read full article: More Than $200,000 in Refunds Secured as...→

3 busted in Queens for price gouging $1 medical face masks for $10 each, DA says

3 busted in Queens for price gouging $1 medical face masks for $10 each, DA says

Three men in Queens are accused of price gouging $1 medical masks, selling them for $10 each, the district attorney said. Read full article: 3 busted in Queens for price gouging $1 ...→

New slice of life: NYC pizza shop now serving up toilet paper, paper towels with its pies

New slice of life: NYC pizza shop now serving up toilet paper, paper towels with its pies

A New York City pizza shop is not only serving up warm slices, it's now selling toilet paper and paper towels to help people access the paper goods that can be [...] Read full article: New slice of life: NYC pizza shop now se...→

Man who bought $10,000 worth of toilet paper and hand sanitizer denied refund

Man who bought $10,000 worth of toilet paper and hand sanitizer denied refund

A man in Australia who purchased around $10,000 worth of toilet paper and hand sanitizer was recently denied a refund by a supermarket owner. Read full article: Man who bought $10,000 worth of toilet p...→

Dallas Police Department Receives Cleaning Supplies and Mask Donations

Dallas Police Department Receives Cleaning Supplies and Mask Donations

The Dallas Police Department has received a donation of supplies for officers and staff to help keep them safe amid the spread of COVID-19. Read full article: Dallas Police Department Receives Cleani...→

Americans Stranded Abroad Accuse Airlines of Price-Gouging

Americans Stranded Abroad Accuse Airlines of Price-Gouging

Amid the coronavirus pandemic, Americans struggling to make it back to the United States are accusing airlines of jacking up ticket prices. Read full article: Americans Stranded Abroad Accuse Airline...→

Why stores ran out of toilet paper early in coronavirus pandemic

Why stores ran out of toilet paper early in coronavirus pandemic

Did you wonder why toilet paper was swept off store shelves in the early days of the coronavirus pandemic in the U.S.? Read full article: Why stores ran out of toilet paper early...→

Suit by 3M alleges price-gouging by New Jersey company

Suit by 3M alleges price-gouging by New Jersey company

NEW YORK — A New Jersey company falsely claimed it was an authorized distributor of 3M products when it tried to charge New York City five to six times the reg [...] Read full article: Suit by 3M alleges price-gouging by New ...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Suit By 3M Alleges Price-Gouging For Personal Protective Equipment By New Jersey Company

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Suit By 3M Alleges Price-Gouging For Personal Protective Equipment By New Jersey Company

The lawsuit seeks unspecified monetary damages as well as all profits derived from the alleged scheme, which 3M said it plans to donate to COVID-19 charitable [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Suit By 3M All...→

Don’t Flush Cleaning Wipes Down the Toilet, Agencies Warn

Don’t Flush Cleaning Wipes Down the Toilet, Agencies Warn

Those using disinfecting wipes to protect against COVID-19 should refrain from flushing them down the toilet, which can potentially cause a sewage backup, an o [...] Read full article: Don’t Flush Cleaning Wipes Down the Toil...→

Watch: Suburban Family Creates Music Video about the Toilet Paper Shortage

Watch: Suburban Family Creates Music Video about the Toilet Paper Shortage

Being homebound for long stretches of time can be boring. So a suburban family created a music video their free time. The Brennan family, from Fox River Grove, [...] Read full article: Watch: Suburban Family Creates Music Vid...→

Feds charge sneaker salesman with hoarding and price-gouging PPE

Feds charge sneaker salesman with hoarding and price-gouging PPE

A New York sneaker salesman who allegedly hoarded personal protective equipment and sold it at huge markups has become the first person to face criminal charge [...] Read full article: Feds charge sneaker salesman with hoardi...→

Feds charge New Yorker with coronavirus price gouging

Feds charge New Yorker with coronavirus price gouging

Federal prosecutors charged a New York man with price gouging on Friday, saying he hoarded tens of thousands of masks, hundreds of thousands of disposable glov [...] Read full article: Feds charge New Yorker with coronavirus ...→

New York man accused of hoarding COVID-19 materials for price gouging

New York man accused of hoarding COVID-19 materials for price gouging

In the first case charged under the Defense Production Act, a New York man has been accused of price gouging tied to COVID-19-related materials, prosecutors sa [...] Read full article: New York man accused of hoarding COVID-1...→

Improvements in crowdsourcing app helps find supplies like toilet paper | WTOP

A free crowdsourcing app that can help you find essential supplies like eggs and paper towels during the coronavirus pandemic has been downloaded about 30,000 [...] Read full article: Improvements in crowdsourcing app helps ...→

Why is There Still A Toilet Paper Shortage?

Why is There Still A Toilet Paper Shortage?

Shelves usually filled with paper products remain empty and many stores and some locations continue to limit how much you can purchase.  Read full article: Why is There Still A Toilet Paper Shorta...→

3M alleges price gouging in legal action against Canadian company selling N95 masks

3M alleges price gouging in legal action against Canadian company selling N95 masks

3M on Tuesday took legal action against a Canadian company for allegedly selling its N95 masks at a markup of more than five times their retail price. Caonic S [...] Read full article: 3M alleges price gouging in legal action...→

Toilet Paper Squeeze May Get Worse on Sawmill Slowdown in Canada

Toilet Paper Squeeze May Get Worse on Sawmill Slowdown in Canada

Supply cuts that were supposed to bolster the beleaguered lumber market are now creating an unintended effect: the wood chips required to make sought-after toi [...] Read full article: Toilet Paper Squeeze May Get Worse on Sa...→

Coronavirus: Organization Donates Toilet Paper To Homeless Population

Coronavirus: Organization Donates Toilet Paper To Homeless Population

Organizations in Southern California are stepping up to help people experiencing homelessness and financial strain that prevents them from getting essentials t [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Organization Donates Toilet...→

New slice of life: NYC pizza shop now serving up toilet paper, paper towels with its pies

New slice of life: NYC pizza shop now serving up toilet paper, paper towels with its pies

A New York City pizza shop is not only serving up warm slices, it's now selling toilet paper and paper towels to help people access the paper goods that can be [...] Read full article: New slice of life: NYC pizza shop now se...→

Amazon Suspends More Than 6,000 Price-Gouging Sellers

Amazon Suspends More Than 6,000 Price-Gouging Sellers

Amazon has booted more than 6,000 sellers off of its website for price gouging items during the coronavirus outbreak.  Read full article: Amazon Suspends More Than 6,000 Price-Go...→

Toilet paper short, food abundant

Toilet paper short, food abundant

Some say the coronavirus crisis changes everything. It should change our complacent and sometimes hostile attitudes about agriculture. Read full article: Toilet paper short, food abundant...→

Americans Stranded Abroad Accuse Airlines of Price-Gouging

Americans Stranded Abroad Accuse Airlines of Price-Gouging

Amid the coronavirus pandemic, Americans struggling to make it back to the United States are accusing airlines of jacking up ticket prices. Read full article: Americans Stranded Abroad Accuse Airline...→

Supermarket director has vulgar message for customer hoarding toilet paper during coronavirus pandemic

Supermarket director has vulgar message for customer hoarding toilet paper during coronavirus pandemic

John-Paul Drake, of Drakes Supermarkets in Australia, is pointing the finger — yes, that one — at an inconsiderate customer. Read full article: Supermarket director has vulgar message ...→

Suit by 3M alleges price-gouging by New Jersey company

Suit by 3M alleges price-gouging by New Jersey company

NEW YORK — A New Jersey company falsely claimed it was an authorized distributor of 3M products when it tried to charge New York City five to six times the reg [...] Read full article: Suit by 3M alleges price-gouging by New ...→

Walmart Sold Enough Toilet Paper in 5 Days for Every American to Have a Roll

Walmart Sold Enough Toilet Paper in 5 Days for Every American to Have a Roll

Walmart sold enough toilet paper in five days for every American to have a roll, the company's chief executive officer said Friday. Read full article: Walmart Sold Enough Toilet Paper in 5 Da...→

Don’t Flush Cleaning Wipes Down the Toilet, Agencies Warn

Don’t Flush Cleaning Wipes Down the Toilet, Agencies Warn

Those using disinfecting wipes to protect against COVID-19 should refrain from flushing them down the toilet, which can potentially cause a sewage backup, an o [...] Read full article: Don’t Flush Cleaning Wipes Down the Toil...→

Walmart CEO pleads for people to stop stockpiling toilet paper

Walmart CEO pleads for people to stop stockpiling toilet paper

Walmart’s CEO, Doug McMillon, said on a recent NBC “Today Show” televised segment that his company sold enough toilet paper in five days for every man, woman a [...] Read full article: Walmart CEO pleads for people to stop st...→

Texas Accuses Nation's Biggest Egg Producer of Pandemic Price Gouging

Texas Accuses Nation's Biggest Egg Producer of Pandemic Price Gouging

Texas' attorney general has accused the nation's largest egg producer of price gouging during the coronavirus pandemic. A lawsuit filed Thursday by Republican [...] Read full article: Texas Accuses Nation's Biggest Egg Produ...→

Long Island Man Charged With Price-Gouging Organizations Helping Seniors, Children: Officials

Long Island Man Charged With Price-Gouging Organizations Helping Seniors, Children: Officials

A Long Island man is facing up to a year in prison for violating the Defense Production Act by hoarding and price-gouging critical COVID-19 supplies, prosecuto [...] Read full article: Long Island Man Charged With Price-Gougi...→

Low on toilet paper? This gadget turns your toilet into a bidet

Low on toilet paper? This gadget turns your toilet into a bidet

If you’ve recently been wondering if there’s a way to not constantly rely on TP when you’re sitting on your porcelain throne. The solution is something our Eur [...] Read full article: Low on toilet paper? This gadget turns y...→

More Than $200,000 in Refunds Secured as Florida Cracks Down on Coronavirus Price Gouging

More Than $200,000 in Refunds Secured as Florida Cracks Down on Coronavirus Price Gouging

More than $240,000 in refunds have been secured for Florida shoppers as the state continues to crack down on coronavirus price gouging. Florida Attorney Genera [...] Read full article: More Than $200,000 in Refunds Secured as...→

Becerra, 19 other AGs ask 3M to help prevent price gouging

Becerra, 19 other AGs ask 3M to help prevent price gouging

They thanked 3M for pledging to keep respirator prices steady but cited gouging from other companies. Read full article: Becerra, 19 other AGs ask 3M to help pre...→

Coronavirus biz news: Toilet paper might be in short supply (again)

Coronavirus biz news: Toilet paper might be in short supply (again)

Sawmills in Canada are idling their plants as demand for building lumber stalls. That is slowing production of critical wood chips used to make TP. Read full article: Coronavirus biz news: Toilet paper might...→

3 busted in Queens for price gouging $1 medical face masks for $10 each, DA says

3 busted in Queens for price gouging $1 medical face masks for $10 each, DA says

Three men in Queens are accused of price gouging $1 medical masks, selling them for $10 each, the district attorney said. Read full article: 3 busted in Queens for price gouging $1 ...→

Man who bought $10,000 worth of toilet paper and hand sanitizer denied refund

Man who bought $10,000 worth of toilet paper and hand sanitizer denied refund

A man in Australia who purchased around $10,000 worth of toilet paper and hand sanitizer was recently denied a refund by a supermarket owner. Read full article: Man who bought $10,000 worth of toilet p...→

Coronavirus: How one Bay Area business switched from selling holiday wreaths to supplying pasta and toilet paper

Coronavirus: How one Bay Area business switched from selling holiday wreaths to supplying pasta and toilet paper

A Redwood City company that sells artificial Christmas trees pivoted to selling bulk pasta and toilet paper amid a COVID-19 pandemic Read full article: Coronavirus: How one Bay Area business s...→

Maine toilet paper mill explosion draws tweet from Stephen King

Maine toilet paper mill explosion draws tweet from Stephen King

A massive explosion at a paper mill in Maine on Wednesday afternoon caught the attention of horror author and native Mainer Stephen King. Read full article: Maine toilet paper mill explosion draws ...→

Dallas Police Department Receives Cleaning Supplies and Mask Donations

Dallas Police Department Receives Cleaning Supplies and Mask Donations

The Dallas Police Department has received a donation of supplies for officers and staff to help keep them safe amid the spread of COVID-19. Read full article: Dallas Police Department Receives Cleani...→

What's Behind The Toilet Paper Shortage?

What's Behind The Toilet Paper Shortage?

Experts say, even before COVID-19, the whole supply chain of toilet paper was already very efficient. Machines were running 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Read full article: What's Behind The Toilet Paper Shortage?...→

Ohio AG files coronavirus price-gouging lawsuit against online seller of N95 masks

Ohio AG files coronavirus price-gouging lawsuit against online seller of N95 masks

The Ohio attorney general on Tuesday brought a coronavirus price-gouging lawsuit against a man selling hard-to-find N95 masks online at an exorbitant price. Read full article: Ohio AG files coronavirus price-gouging ...→

Why stores ran out of toilet paper early in coronavirus pandemic

Why stores ran out of toilet paper early in coronavirus pandemic

Did you wonder why toilet paper was swept off store shelves in the early days of the coronavirus pandemic in the U.S.? Read full article: Why stores ran out of toilet paper early...→

New York pharmacist under investigation for alleged PPE hoarding, price-gouging: Warrant

New York pharmacist under investigation for alleged PPE hoarding, price-gouging: Warrant

A New York pharmacist is under federal investigation for allegedly price-gouging N95 masks during the coronavirus pandemic, according to a federal search warra [...] Read full article: New York pharmacist under investigation ...→

Hair Dye Is the New Toilet Paper in Quarantine Shopping, Walmart Says

Hair Dye Is the New Toilet Paper in Quarantine Shopping, Walmart Says

“People are starting to need a haircut, so you start to see more beard trimmers and hair color,” says Walmart CEO Doug McMillon. Read full article: Hair Dye Is the New Toilet Paper in Quar...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Suit By 3M Alleges Price-Gouging For Personal Protective Equipment By New Jersey Company

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Suit By 3M Alleges Price-Gouging For Personal Protective Equipment By New Jersey Company

The lawsuit seeks unspecified monetary damages as well as all profits derived from the alleged scheme, which 3M said it plans to donate to COVID-19 charitable [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Suit By 3M All...→

3M Sues Distributor for Alleged Price Gouging of N95 Respirators in New York

3M Sues Distributor for Alleged Price Gouging of N95 Respirators in New York

3M Co. said it filed a lawsuit against Performance Supply LLC on Friday, alleging that the New Jersey-based company had posed as an authorized vendor of 3M-bra [...] Read full article: 3M Sues Distributor for Alleged Price Go...→

Walmart sells enough toilet paper in five days to give each American one roll

Walmart sells enough toilet paper in five days to give each American one roll

Toilet paper is rolling off Walmart’s shelves so fast that the retailer sold enough in the last five days to give every American one roll, CEO Doug McMillon sa [...] Read full article: Walmart sells enough toilet paper in fiv...→

Watch: Suburban Family Creates Music Video about the Toilet Paper Shortage

Watch: Suburban Family Creates Music Video about the Toilet Paper Shortage

Being homebound for long stretches of time can be boring. So a suburban family created a music video their free time. The Brennan family, from Fox River Grove, [...] Read full article: Watch: Suburban Family Creates Music Vid...→

Feds charge sneaker salesman with hoarding and price-gouging PPE

Feds charge sneaker salesman with hoarding and price-gouging PPE

A New York sneaker salesman who allegedly hoarded personal protective equipment and sold it at huge markups has become the first person to face criminal charge [...] Read full article: Feds charge sneaker salesman with hoardi...→

Texas Accuses Nation's Biggest Egg Producer of Pandemic Price Gouging

Texas Accuses Nation's Biggest Egg Producer of Pandemic Price Gouging

Texas' attorney general has accused the nation's largest egg producer of price gouging during the coronavirus pandemic. A lawsuit filed Thursday by Republican [...] Read full article: Texas Accuses Nation's Biggest Egg Produ...→

Feds charge New Yorker with coronavirus price gouging

Feds charge New Yorker with coronavirus price gouging

Federal prosecutors charged a New York man with price gouging on Friday, saying he hoarded tens of thousands of masks, hundreds of thousands of disposable glov [...] Read full article: Feds charge New Yorker with coronavirus ...→

New York man accused of hoarding COVID-19 materials for price gouging

New York man accused of hoarding COVID-19 materials for price gouging

In the first case charged under the Defense Production Act, a New York man has been accused of price gouging tied to COVID-19-related materials, prosecutors sa [...] Read full article: New York man accused of hoarding COVID-1...→

Long Island Man Charged With Price-Gouging Organizations Helping Seniors, Children: Officials

Long Island Man Charged With Price-Gouging Organizations Helping Seniors, Children: Officials

A Long Island man is facing up to a year in prison for violating the Defense Production Act by hoarding and price-gouging critical COVID-19 supplies, prosecuto [...] Read full article: Long Island Man Charged With Price-Gougi...→

Improvements in crowdsourcing app helps find supplies like toilet paper | WTOP

A free crowdsourcing app that can help you find essential supplies like eggs and paper towels during the coronavirus pandemic has been downloaded about 30,000 [...] Read full article: Improvements in crowdsourcing app helps ...→

Low on toilet paper? This gadget turns your toilet into a bidet

Low on toilet paper? This gadget turns your toilet into a bidet

If you’ve recently been wondering if there’s a way to not constantly rely on TP when you’re sitting on your porcelain throne. The solution is something our Eur [...] Read full article: Low on toilet paper? This gadget turns y...→

Why is There Still A Toilet Paper Shortage?

Why is There Still A Toilet Paper Shortage?

Shelves usually filled with paper products remain empty and many stores and some locations continue to limit how much you can purchase.  Read full article: Why is There Still A Toilet Paper Shorta...→

More Than $200,000 in Refunds Secured as Florida Cracks Down on Coronavirus Price Gouging

More Than $200,000 in Refunds Secured as Florida Cracks Down on Coronavirus Price Gouging

More than $240,000 in refunds have been secured for Florida shoppers as the state continues to crack down on coronavirus price gouging. Florida Attorney Genera [...] Read full article: More Than $200,000 in Refunds Secured as...→

3M alleges price gouging in legal action against Canadian company selling N95 masks

3M alleges price gouging in legal action against Canadian company selling N95 masks

3M on Tuesday took legal action against a Canadian company for allegedly selling its N95 masks at a markup of more than five times their retail price. Caonic S [...] Read full article: 3M alleges price gouging in legal action...→

Becerra, 19 other AGs ask 3M to help prevent price gouging

Becerra, 19 other AGs ask 3M to help prevent price gouging

They thanked 3M for pledging to keep respirator prices steady but cited gouging from other companies. Read full article: Becerra, 19 other AGs ask 3M to help pre...→

Coronavirus biz news: Toilet paper might be in short supply (again)

Coronavirus biz news: Toilet paper might be in short supply (again)

Sawmills in Canada are idling their plants as demand for building lumber stalls. That is slowing production of critical wood chips used to make TP. Read full article: Coronavirus biz news: Toilet paper might...→

Toilet Paper Squeeze May Get Worse on Sawmill Slowdown in Canada

Toilet Paper Squeeze May Get Worse on Sawmill Slowdown in Canada

Supply cuts that were supposed to bolster the beleaguered lumber market are now creating an unintended effect: the wood chips required to make sought-after toi [...] Read full article: Toilet Paper Squeeze May Get Worse on Sa...→

3 busted in Queens for price gouging $1 medical face masks for $10 each, DA says

3 busted in Queens for price gouging $1 medical face masks for $10 each, DA says

Three men in Queens are accused of price gouging $1 medical masks, selling them for $10 each, the district attorney said. Read full article: 3 busted in Queens for price gouging $1 ...→

Coronavirus: Organization Donates Toilet Paper To Homeless Population

Coronavirus: Organization Donates Toilet Paper To Homeless Population

Organizations in Southern California are stepping up to help people experiencing homelessness and financial strain that prevents them from getting essentials t [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Organization Donates Toilet...→

New slice of life: NYC pizza shop now serving up toilet paper, paper towels with its pies

New slice of life: NYC pizza shop now serving up toilet paper, paper towels with its pies

A New York City pizza shop is not only serving up warm slices, it's now selling toilet paper and paper towels to help people access the paper goods that can be [...] Read full article: New slice of life: NYC pizza shop now se...→

Amazon Suspends More Than 6,000 Price-Gouging Sellers

Amazon Suspends More Than 6,000 Price-Gouging Sellers

Amazon has booted more than 6,000 sellers off of its website for price gouging items during the coronavirus outbreak.  Read full article: Amazon Suspends More Than 6,000 Price-Go...→

Man who bought $10,000 worth of toilet paper and hand sanitizer denied refund

Man who bought $10,000 worth of toilet paper and hand sanitizer denied refund

A man in Australia who purchased around $10,000 worth of toilet paper and hand sanitizer was recently denied a refund by a supermarket owner. Read full article: Man who bought $10,000 worth of toilet p...→

Coronavirus: How one Bay Area business switched from selling holiday wreaths to supplying pasta and toilet paper

Coronavirus: How one Bay Area business switched from selling holiday wreaths to supplying pasta and toilet paper

A Redwood City company that sells artificial Christmas trees pivoted to selling bulk pasta and toilet paper amid a COVID-19 pandemic Read full article: Coronavirus: How one Bay Area business s...→

Maine toilet paper mill explosion draws tweet from Stephen King

Maine toilet paper mill explosion draws tweet from Stephen King

A massive explosion at a paper mill in Maine on Wednesday afternoon caught the attention of horror author and native Mainer Stephen King. Read full article: Maine toilet paper mill explosion draws ...→

Dallas Police Department Receives Cleaning Supplies and Mask Donations

Dallas Police Department Receives Cleaning Supplies and Mask Donations

The Dallas Police Department has received a donation of supplies for officers and staff to help keep them safe amid the spread of COVID-19. Read full article: Dallas Police Department Receives Cleani...→

Toilet paper short, food abundant

Toilet paper short, food abundant

Some say the coronavirus crisis changes everything. It should change our complacent and sometimes hostile attitudes about agriculture. Read full article: Toilet paper short, food abundant...→

What's Behind The Toilet Paper Shortage?

What's Behind The Toilet Paper Shortage?

Experts say, even before COVID-19, the whole supply chain of toilet paper was already very efficient. Machines were running 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Read full article: What's Behind The Toilet Paper Shortage?...→

Americans Stranded Abroad Accuse Airlines of Price-Gouging

Americans Stranded Abroad Accuse Airlines of Price-Gouging

Amid the coronavirus pandemic, Americans struggling to make it back to the United States are accusing airlines of jacking up ticket prices. Read full article: Americans Stranded Abroad Accuse Airline...→

Ohio AG files coronavirus price-gouging lawsuit against online seller of N95 masks

Ohio AG files coronavirus price-gouging lawsuit against online seller of N95 masks

The Ohio attorney general on Tuesday brought a coronavirus price-gouging lawsuit against a man selling hard-to-find N95 masks online at an exorbitant price. Read full article: Ohio AG files coronavirus price-gouging ...→

Supermarket director has vulgar message for customer hoarding toilet paper during coronavirus pandemic

Supermarket director has vulgar message for customer hoarding toilet paper during coronavirus pandemic

John-Paul Drake, of Drakes Supermarkets in Australia, is pointing the finger — yes, that one — at an inconsiderate customer. Read full article: Supermarket director has vulgar message ...→

Why stores ran out of toilet paper early in coronavirus pandemic

Why stores ran out of toilet paper early in coronavirus pandemic

Did you wonder why toilet paper was swept off store shelves in the early days of the coronavirus pandemic in the U.S.? Read full article: Why stores ran out of toilet paper early...→

New York pharmacist under investigation for alleged PPE hoarding, price-gouging: Warrant

New York pharmacist under investigation for alleged PPE hoarding, price-gouging: Warrant

A New York pharmacist is under federal investigation for allegedly price-gouging N95 masks during the coronavirus pandemic, according to a federal search warra [...] Read full article: New York pharmacist under investigation ...→

Suit by 3M alleges price-gouging by New Jersey company

Suit by 3M alleges price-gouging by New Jersey company

NEW YORK — A New Jersey company falsely claimed it was an authorized distributor of 3M products when it tried to charge New York City five to six times the reg [...] Read full article: Suit by 3M alleges price-gouging by New ...→

Hair Dye Is the New Toilet Paper in Quarantine Shopping, Walmart Says

Hair Dye Is the New Toilet Paper in Quarantine Shopping, Walmart Says

“People are starting to need a haircut, so you start to see more beard trimmers and hair color,” says Walmart CEO Doug McMillon. Read full article: Hair Dye Is the New Toilet Paper in Quar...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Suit By 3M Alleges Price-Gouging For Personal Protective Equipment By New Jersey Company

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Suit By 3M Alleges Price-Gouging For Personal Protective Equipment By New Jersey Company

The lawsuit seeks unspecified monetary damages as well as all profits derived from the alleged scheme, which 3M said it plans to donate to COVID-19 charitable [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Suit By 3M All...→

Walmart Sold Enough Toilet Paper in 5 Days for Every American to Have a Roll

Walmart Sold Enough Toilet Paper in 5 Days for Every American to Have a Roll

Walmart sold enough toilet paper in five days for every American to have a roll, the company's chief executive officer said Friday. Read full article: Walmart Sold Enough Toilet Paper in 5 Da...→

3M Sues Distributor for Alleged Price Gouging of N95 Respirators in New York

3M Sues Distributor for Alleged Price Gouging of N95 Respirators in New York

3M Co. said it filed a lawsuit against Performance Supply LLC on Friday, alleging that the New Jersey-based company had posed as an authorized vendor of 3M-bra [...] Read full article: 3M Sues Distributor for Alleged Price Go...→

Don’t Flush Cleaning Wipes Down the Toilet, Agencies Warn

Don’t Flush Cleaning Wipes Down the Toilet, Agencies Warn

Those using disinfecting wipes to protect against COVID-19 should refrain from flushing them down the toilet, which can potentially cause a sewage backup, an o [...] Read full article: Don’t Flush Cleaning Wipes Down the Toil...→

Walmart sells enough toilet paper in five days to give each American one roll

Walmart sells enough toilet paper in five days to give each American one roll

Toilet paper is rolling off Walmart’s shelves so fast that the retailer sold enough in the last five days to give every American one roll, CEO Doug McMillon sa [...] Read full article: Walmart sells enough toilet paper in fiv...→

Walmart CEO pleads for people to stop stockpiling toilet paper

Walmart CEO pleads for people to stop stockpiling toilet paper

Walmart’s CEO, Doug McMillon, said on a recent NBC “Today Show” televised segment that his company sold enough toilet paper in five days for every man, woman a [...] Read full article: Walmart CEO pleads for people to stop st...→