| Dec 28, 2012
Three popular brands of baby mattresses that were marketed in recent months to families and day care centers contained toxic flame retardants linked to increased cancer risk, according to laboratory tests conducted for the Chicago Tribune.
| Dec 14, 2012
| 1:05 AM
TOKYO - Japan, Asia's largest beef buyer, has suspended imports from Brazil after a cow in Parana state tested positive for mad-cow disease.
"We suspended imports from Brazil as soon as an outbreak of BSE was confirmed," the Ministry of Agriculture,...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 3:17 PM
WASHINGTON -- Americans have a love-hate relationship with foreign trade. In the marketplace, we're enthusiasts. During 2012, we scarfed up $2.3 trillion of imports: cars, computers, clothes, smartphones, shoes, toys, oil and much more. We are also...
| Dec 8, 2011
| 4:33 PM
If the wines you've enjoyed most come from Berkeley importer Kermit Lynch, then maybe you or someone you love is a candidate for the Kermit Lynch Wine Club....
| Dec 9, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Trade deficit: The Commerce Department said Friday that the nation’s trade deficit in October narrowed to $43.5 billion, the lowest level since December 2010....
| Mar 19, 2012
IRA Solutions, Inc.
Jesse Lipscomb, Investment Advisor
CA Insurance Agent License: 0D22050
4025 Camino Del Rio South, Suite 300
San Diego, CA 92108
| Mar 20, 2012
| 6:42 AM
DANA POINT, Calif. (KTLA) -- Police in Orange County are searching for some smash-and-grab burglars who hit three businesses in a high-end shopping area of Dana Point.
The thieves broke a window at the Coffee Importers, and at least one of them...
| Dec 27, 2011
| 10:18 AM
Glendale-based Kradjian Importing Co. is recalling 231 cases of cheese because the products may be contaminated with listeria, bacteria that can be fatal to small children or those with weak immune systems.
The recall, posted by the Food and Drug...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 1:05 AM
The U.S. Grains Council won over a diverse group of Japanese grain sorghum importers after a successful USGC trade team mission to the United States in June. By collaborating with hosting organizations, including the Texas Grain Sorghum Producers Board,...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 5:25 PM
A stocky onetime mortgage broker is speeding through Costa Mesa in an old pickup with two pounds of weed in a paper bag. He wears gray cargo shorts and flip-flops and a faded cap with the image of a marijuana leaf stitched on the front. He just smoked a...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 6:08 PM
What do you think of when you hear the following terms: importer, exporter, broker, certified hauler?
It sounds like big business. A large retail department store? A nationally known fast food restaurant? Shipping or international trade?
| Nov 14, 2012
| 9:25 AM
WASHINGTON -- Preoccupied by the election, Americans may be under the delusion that most major social and economic changes proceed from the ballot box. Not so.
The latest reminder of this comes from a surprising source: the annual World Energy Outlook...