Content about Consumer Reports

May 2, 2013

Consumers Union, the policy and advocacy arm of Consumer Reports, is taking aim at Trader Joe’s in a full page ad it took out in the Los Angeles Times.

November 9, 2012

Walmart will sell a bazillion electronics products this holiday season, no thanks to Consumer Reports which rates the company last as a CE destination.

April 6, 2012

Walmart is the nation’s largest food retailer, and 140 million people shop its stores each week, yet somehow the company ranked second to last on a ranking of the best and worst supermarkets in America.

April 6, 2012

Is Walmart’s private brand White Cloud toilet tissue too good? That’s the question the company has to be asking itself about the product’s specifications after seeing recent test results from Consumer Reports.

April 4, 2012

Consumer Reports readers who shop at Target gave the company middle-of-the-road marks on service and its perishable offerings, but the company scored better on pricing and received the highest marks possible on cleanliness.

March 7, 2012

After three consecutive months of improvement, the Consumer Reports Index for March slipped to 46.1, from 49.6 last month.

November 21, 2011

Gritty and dry are not words normally associated with a delicious chocolate chip cookie, but that is how Consumer Reports described most of the cookies tested in its December issue, including Target’s Market Pantry and Archer Farm’s brands.

November 21, 2011

Consistent with promotional strategies from previous years, Target is offering some insane prices on popular electronics items. Unfortunately, if holiday shoppers follow the advice of Consumer Reports this year they won’t be coming to Target.

August 9, 2011

Consumer Reports announced that its Index, which measures overall consumer sentiment, fell to its lowest level since December 2009 and registered its sharpest drop in two years, as recent events in Washington about the debt ceiling debate fixed attention on the weak economy.

May 12, 2011

When it comes to shopping, Jeff Bezos, CEO of Amazon knows a thing or two about the subject, which is why it was fitting that he was the keynote speaker at Consumer Reports’ ShopSmart magazine summit on May 11.

April 5, 2011

An overwhelming majority of Consumer Reports readers are highly satisfied with their independent pharmacy experiences, as compared with experiences at some of the national chains, a report to be published in the May issue found.

February 9, 2011

Consumer Reports announced that its Trouble Tracker Index has climbed for the third straight month to 58.7.

November 7, 2010

Consumer Reports is out with a statistically meaningless ranking of the best places to...

November 7, 2010

Consumer Reports is out with a statistically meaningless ranking of the best places to...

October 5, 2010

Consumer Reports announced that its latest vacuum tests found that some of the pricier brands...

October 5, 2010

Consumer Reports announced that its latest vacuum tests found that some of the pricier brands...

October 5, 2010

Consumer Reports announced that its latest vacuum tests found that some of the pricier brands...

September 12, 2010

The nation’s leading consumer advocacy group continues to be beat the drum for retailers’...

May 3, 2010

According to Consumer Reports, while 3D TVs boast impressive technology, customers should hold off...

May 3, 2010

According to Consumer Reports, while 3D TVs boast impressive technology, customers should hold off...

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