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Buyers to return to handful of Manheim lanes this week

Manheim President Grace Huang said the company remains committed to developing its digital platforms while balancing that with what its dealer customers want. Manheim has been running digital-only auctions since the onset of the coronavirus pandemic. ... Read More »

FTC Sending Refund Checks Totaling More Than $8.7 Million to Consumers Defrauded by Deceptively Marketed Online “Risk-Free Trial” Offers

Defendants also allegedly billed consumers without their consent for other products The Federal Trade Commission is mailing refunds totaling more than $8.7 million to 187,425 consumers who signed up online for “risk-free” trial offers, but were then charged...

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FTC Issues Staff Report on Made in USA Workshop, Seeks Comment on Related Proposed Rulemaking for Labeling Rule

Rule would apply to unqualified Made in USA claims made on product labels The Federal Trade Commission today issued a staff report on an FTC workshop on Made in USA claims that was held last fall, and a notice of proposed rulemaking for a Made in USA Labeling...

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FTC Seeks Public Comment on Proposed Repeal of the Care Labeling Rule

As part of the Federal Trade Commission’s systematic review of all current FTC rules and guides, the FTC is seeking public comment on a proposed repeal of the Care Labeling Rule. The Rule may not be necessary to ensure manufacturers provide care instructions,...

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Toyota says Japan factories returning to 90% of target output

Six production lines will see suspensions during July for a total of 16 days, compared with 25 closed lines and 133 days of stoppage in June. ... Read More »

Mitsubishi signals it may pull back in U.S.

Mitsubishi's CEO says the company will gradually reduce its commitment to megamarkets as it shifts its product strategy and business focus to Southeast Asia. ... Read More »

Factories stay on alert for COVID-19

New COVID-19 cases at BMW and other auto factories underscores the need for continued vigilance. ... Read More »

Ford overhauls F-150 cabin to keep throne as new rivals loom

After switching the truck's exterior to aluminum during the last redesign, Ford aims to stay No. 1 by overhauling what's on the inside, offering buyers a bigger touch screen and improved connectivity. ... Read More »

Tesla to postpone shareholder meeting, Musk says

The delay has been prompted because large gatherings won’t be allowed due to COVID-19 restrictions, the company's CEO tweeted. The meeting had been slated for July 7 and will probably take place in California. ... Read More »

Tesla to postpone shareholder meeting, Musk says

The delay has been prompted because large gatherings won’t be allowed due to COVID-19 restrictions, the company's CEO tweeted. The meeting had been slated for July 7 and will probably take place in California. ... Read More »