Consumer safety agency asks Airbnb, others to issue warnings on home elevators following child’s death

The federal agency responsible for consumer product safety on Tuesday sent a letter to Airbnb, Vrbo and other vacation rental companies urging them to issue warnings and take other measures to address safety issues associated with some home elevators.   The request from the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) comes after a […]

3 Best Consumer Staples Stocks to Buy Now

Despite the COVID-inspired sell-off early in the year and a pandemic that’s still spreading, the stock market ended 2020 on a decidedly high note. Specifically, even with Monday’s partially unwound pullback the S&P 500 remains within a little more than a percentage point of Thursday’s record-breaking close that topped off […]

Direct to Consumer Pots and Pans Review

If you’re like me, you’ve had the same Calphalon cookware set for years. And while it works great, you’ve likely seen the onslaught of direct to consumer brands who make objectively more beautiful products. And while cookware is meant to be cooked with, not gawked at, that doesn’t mean you […]

Immersive Technology to Reimagine Online Shopping Experience and Increase Consumer Purchasing Confidence, According to New Accenture Interactive Report

The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content. Consumers are at a tipping point for immersive experiences in digital commerce found new global research released today from Accenture (NYSE: ACN). The report reveals immersive technologies such as augmented and virtual reality and 3D content can […]