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Amazon removed 1 million fake coronavirus cures and overpriced products

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The FINANCIAL — The online retail giant removed more than 1 million fake and overpriced coronavirus listings from its online marketplace in an effort to stop sellers from profiting off fear. Facebook said it has banned misleading ads on coronavirus this week while Google has helped to promote official information from the WHO. Some Amazon sellers say their inventory is running low and factory closures in China mean they may not be able to restock products.  Amazon has barred more than 1 million products from being sold on its platform after they were found inaccurately claiming to cure or defend against the…

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Amazon removed 1 million fake coronavirus cures and overpriced products

5 mins read

The FINANCIAL — The online retail giant removed more than 1 million fake and overpriced coronavirus listings from its online marketplace in an effort to stop sellers from profiting off fear. Facebook said it has banned misleading ads on coronavirus this week while Google has helped to promote official information from the WHO. Some Amazon sellers…