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Macy's Inc - Consumer Product Safety Commission Macy's recalls Martha Stewart stainless steel cookware

Tuesday, 29 Dec 2015 10:07am EST

Macy's Inc:Macy's recalls Martha Stewart stainless steel cookware; injury Hazard with frying pans.U.S. consumer product safety commission says Macys recalling about 121,000 stainless steel cookware sets.

Sears Canada Inc issues a voluntary product recall for Whole Home Noel 70 L.E.D. Christmas Lights - Reuters

Friday, 18 Dec 2015 05:46pm EST

Sears Canada Inc:Issues a voluntary product recall for Whole Home Noel 70 L.E.D. Christmas Lights.Says has not received any reports of incidents. Inc said to pull some hoverboards from store for safety issues -The Verge - Reuters

Sunday, 13 Dec 2015 06:04pm EST Inc:After a series of hoverboard-related fires grabbed headlines, it looks like Amazon is taking action. -The Verge.According to Swagway, a major seller of hoverboards, Amazon has started questioning makers about their safety standards — and appears to be removing some boards from its store. -The Verge.There have been at least 10 reports of hoverboard fires in nine states in recent weeks, and the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission is actively investigating the situation - The Verge.The issue has escalated so quickly that major airlines have announced they will ban the boards from flights. Prior to Amazon's move, announced this week that it would stop selling the boards amid safety concerns - The Verge.

Sears Holdings Corp - CPSC Issues Recall of 74,000 Sears' Craftsman Electric Blowers Over Fire Hazard - MIDTRD

Thursday, 10 Dec 2015 11:30am EST

Sears Holdings Corp:The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has announced the recall of 74,000 electric blowers made by Sears Holdings' (SHLD) Craftsman brand - MIDTRD.The CPSC said there were seven reports of the blower/vacs catching fire, with one injury. It said consumers should immediately stop using the recalled blower/vacs and contact the Craftsman brand hotline at 888-266-7096 for a full refund. - MIDTRD.The recall involves two models of 12 amp electric blower/vacs with model number 138.74898 or 138.74899. - MIDTRD.Model 138.74898 has a variable speed switch and a serial number between SES0100001 and SES1951280. Model 138.74899 has a two-speed switch and a serial number between SER3561101 and SES2141280 - MIDTRD.

John Lewis Partnership PLC - Waitrose and Lidl recall THREE products amid fears they are harmful - Coventry Telegraph

Thursday, 10 Dec 2015 08:08am EST

John Lewis Partnership PLC:Two leading supermarkets in Coventry and Warwickshire have recalled products over fears they could be harmful to customers. - Coventry Telegraph.Lidl, which has numerous retailers and stores across the city and the surrounding area, has moved to pull its 'Deluxe' Crayfish Soup with Saffron from shelves. - Coventry Telegraph.It is understood that the product may contain a presence of Clostridium species, with customers urged to return the item to their nearest store for a full refund. - Coventry Telegraph.A statement from the shopping chain reads: "During internal testing, microbiological abnormalities were identified for this product. - Coventry Telegraph."As a health risk cannot be excluded, the manufacturer has chosen to recall the above mentioned product. Because of the possible health risk, consumers should not consume the affected product. - Coventry Telegraph.Meanwhile, Waitrose, which has a store in Kenilworth, has withdrawn its English Mint Sauce and Stem Ginger Cookies. - Coventry Telegraph.The former is thought to contain shards of glass, and the products affected are sized 195g. The cookies, meanwhile, weigh 200g and have a best before date of 02 April, 2016. - Coventry Telegraph.It is understood they are thought to contain undeclared almond, thus posing risks to those with allergies - Coventry Telegraph.

Woolworths Holdings Ltd recalls 12 ice-cream and sorbet products

Monday, 12 Oct 2015 08:00pm EDT

Woolworths Holdings Ltd:12 of their ice-cream and sorbet products have potentially been produced in packaging with inconsistent peanut allergen labelling.This labelling has been omitted from some of these products in error.No other ice-creams or other products are affected.Labelling 'product made in a factory which uses peanuts' provides potentially allergic customers with guidance to make informed buying decisions.Has taken a decision to rather remove all these products from their store shelves to avoid potentially putting peanut allergic customers at risk.

Rainbow Department Store subsidiary to develop project

Monday, 23 Mar 2015 08:00pm EDT

Rainbow Department Store Co Ltd:Says Suzhou-based property subsidiary to develop and construct a project in Suzhou City, China, to build an urban complex including office building, shopping mall and apartment, with construction period of three years.

Sears Canada issues voluntary product recall for Nevada toddlers and girls Moccasins

Tuesday, 5 Aug 2014 11:53am EDT

Sears Canada Inc:Says it is issuing a voluntary product recall on Aug. 8 for Nevada toddlers and girls moccasins in black, yellow and tan colours.It has been discovered that the moccasins contain a high concentration of lead.Says Neither Health Canada nor Sears Canada has received reports of incidents or injuries relating to the use of this product.


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