UK retail sales plunge, underlining risk of recession

James G. Cole

A man carries a Union Jack themed shopping bag as he walks along an empty shopping street in Blackpool, Britain, March 9, 2021. REUTERS/Phil Noble/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register UK retail sales drop 1.6% m/m in August vs 0.5% forecast ONS says all retail […]

J&J to end global sales of talc-based baby powder

James G. Cole

(Reuters) – Johnson & Johnson will stop selling talc-based baby powder globally in 2023, the drugmaker said on Thursday, more than two years after it ended U.S. sales of a product that drew thousands of consumer safety lawsuits. “As part of a worldwide portfolio assessment, we have made the commercial […]