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Report Says Ending Ban Wouldn't Hurt Consumers at the Pump

posted on September 4, 2015 at 1:59 PM

Ending the four-decades old restrictions on crude oil exports wouldn't hurt consumers at the gasoline pump, and may even help them, a new government report said Tuesday. Full Story

Grocers Allege Potato Group Pumped Up Spud Prices

posted on June 14, 2013 at 2:24 PM

It's unclear how much the alleged price-fixing has bumped up the cost of frozen french fries or a steaming spud served with a steak, but the case isn't small potatoes: Full Story

Executive Sentenced For Tomato Price Fixing Scam

posted on February 15, 2013 at 1:13 PM

Buyers from Kraft, PepsiCo Inc.'s Frito-Lay unit, Safeway Inc. and B&G Foods Inc. have pleaded guilty to accepting bribes in the case. Full Story

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