2009 January

The economy continues to take prisioners

Consumers spend less this holiday season as the economy continues to take its toll.  The NPD Group out of New York released a study that shows that 26% of consumers plan to spend less this

Facebook remains top website for college kids

Facebook is the most frequently visited site for college kids according to Anderson Analytics’ GenX2Z study. MySpace dropped to fourth spot trailing Google and Yahoo, after being number one in 2006. The job networking site

New Toy Safety Regulations for 2009

The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published a final rule to amend its regulations at 16 CFR Part 1303 Ban of Lead-Containing Paint and Certain Consumer Products Bearing Lead-Containing Paint, which will be effective