Thread: You can't trust anyone anymore
06-03-2012, 01:24 PM
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Remember a few years ago almost any thing had a "Made in Mexico" label. Well now even those companies are moving to China. Its even more cheaper labor. And the people are better skilled.
Its a new fluid world. And companies will continue to exploit it. In time, if inflation continues and rising fuel prices. They may decide its just cheaper to make it here then there.Rest In Peace America
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06-03-2012, 03:27 PM
There have been many reports of dog deaths from jerky treats from China, masquerading under major US company brands. I got started on my extreme label watching after reading so much of the number of doggie deaths.
Trader Joe's had some dog treats that seemed to be OK. I checked every word on the box, but all it said was "packaged in the US". That was a red flag. I asked one of the employees, and he couldn't find the origin of the contents. I put the box back on the shelf, not willing to take a chance.
I've noticed that most of Publix tilapia is farm raised in China or Indonesia, at least at the local Sarasota Publix stores. I bought it once. It tasted alright, but decided not to take a chance. I doubt very strongly that Publix has a representative there. Even if they have, I don't hold the integrity of China in high regard.
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06-03-2012, 08:51 PMIt's not how old you are, it's how you got here.
It's been a long road and not all of it was paved.
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Originally Posted by Carol
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