The company behind the Snuggie, Perfect Bacon Bowl and other �As Seen on TV� products has agreed to pay $8 million to settle charges that it deceived customers.
(Corrects dateline to March 6). * Asian markets mostly cautious before U.S. jobs test. * Report, and especially wages, key for Fed outlook.
(Bloomberg) -- Some banks have begun to make changes in how they activate customers' credit-card accounts to use Apple Inc.'s new mobile-payment system after reports of fraudulent transactions, according to industry consultants.
... * Dollar index hovers at 11-year high, jobs data next test. * Euro struggles, ECB to start bond buying next week (Adds details, quotes).
AbbVie Inc plans to purchase Pharmacylclics Inc. for approx. US$21 billion to beef up its pipeline and make available to it one of the leading blood cancer treatment drugs, Imbruvica, and eventually broaden its scope in the oncological medicine.