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Source: Common Domain

U.S. Service-Sector Growth Accelerates in November

Saturday 07:01 GMT

The ISM nonmanufacturing report comprises mainly comments from service-sector companies that make up the bulk of the U.S. economy, but it also includes construction and public administration.

The Institute for Supply Management’s nonmanufacturing purchasing-managers index rose to 60.7 in November from 60.3 in October. The U.S. service sector expanded at a faster pace in November, a sign of continued strength in the domestic economy as the fourth quarter progressed.

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Source: Global News

Canada’s pet food industry is not regulated — and experts warn about the dangers

Saturday 17:16 GMT

Dog food sold in Canada recalled over potential toxic vitamin D levels. “Pet food safety and hygiene are the responsibility of the pet food manufacturers,” the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) told Global News in an email.

The rules specify how pet food may be marketed to consumers, including how food is named and what information must be included on pet food labels. Lawsuit claims Purina’s Beneful pet food is killing thousands of dogs. Also, pet food manufacturers must comply with the Consumer Packaging and Labelling Act and the Competition Act.

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