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Home Depot says will join Google express this fall

Wednesday, 6 Sep 2017 06:00am EDT

Sept 6 (Reuters) - Home Depot ::Home Depot says Home Depot will join Google express this fall; its customers will be able to shop through voice with assistant on google home.

‍U.S. CPSC says Home Depot to pay $5.7 million civil penalty

Wednesday, 30 Aug 2017 12:25pm EDT

Aug 30 (Reuters) - U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission::Says Home Depot U.S.A. to pay $5.7 million civil penalty selling, distributing previously recalled consumer products​.Says ‍commission voted 4 to 1 to accept settlement provisionally​.Says deal settles charges that Home Depot knowingly sold, distributed about 2,816 recalled products from 33 voluntary corrective actions during 4-year period.

Rona Inc says issuing a voluntary recall on Uberhaus ceiling fans

Monday, 3 Apr 2017 08:30am EDT

Lowe's Companies Inc : Rona Inc - issuing a voluntary recall on Uberhaus ceiling fans model sw52-sn-r5w1 or product number 89325003 .Rona Inc - products being recalled may be affected by a manufacturing quality defect that may cause injuries or material damages.

Watahan & to set up new unit for product development, transportation and storage

Tuesday, 27 Dec 2016 01:31am EST

Watahan & Co Ltd <3199.T>: Says it plans to set up wholly owned unit for development of private brand product, transportation and storage management . Says the new unit to be capitalized at 1 million yen .Says effective Jan. 5, 2017.

Kimura to set up unit and transfer scaffolding rental business to new unit

Monday, 22 Aug 2016 02:15am EDT

Kimura <7461.T>: Says it will set up a wholly owned subsidiary in Ishikari on Oct. 1 .Says it will transfer its rental business of construction scaffolding to the new subsidiary.

Lawton Development unit wins architectural decoration projects

Wednesday, 15 Jun 2016 02:14am EDT

Lawton Development <600209.SS> Co., Ltd:Says it Shanghai-based unit wins two architectural decoration projects from Hainan-based investment company and Anhui-based property management company, respectively for 45.2 million yuan and 15.2 million yuan.

Home Depot Inc - One World recalls snow blowers over fire hazard - Reuters News

Wednesday, 27 Apr 2016 12:29am EDT

Home Depot Inc:One World Technologies Inc is recalling about 670 Ryobi snow blowers because they can overheat and cause a fire, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission said on Tuesday. - RTRS.The recall by the Anderson, South Carolina importer of the machines came after two reports of the snow blowers overheating.One consumer saw flames in the machine, though no injuries or property damage has been reported, the commission said in a statement.One World is recalling about 300 Ryobi 40-Volt Brushless Snow Blowers in the United States and roughly 370 in Canada, the statement said.The machines were sold online by Home DepotHD.N from November through February for about $280 for the unit alone and for $350 as part of a kit that included a battery and charger.The snow blowers were made by China's Techtronic Industries (Dongguan) Co Ltd 0669.HK, the statement said.The commission website carries recall information supplied to the agency by companies carrying out recalls.

Lumber Liquidators Holdings Inc - Harmful gas levels in Lumber Liquidators flooring - - ASSOPR

Wednesday, 10 Feb 2016 06:01pm EST

Lumber Liquidators Holdings Inc:A national retailer sold Chinese-made flooring that emits hazardous levels of formaldehyde, a federal investigation found. - AP.The laminate flooring was sold by Lumber Liquidators until last May, when the company announced it was halting sales.A long-awaited federal safety review found the flooring gave off enough formaldehyde gas to irritate the eyes, nose and throat of many people.There also was enough gas from the product to trigger breathing problems in people with certain health conditions, like asthma.The formaldehyde also increased cancer risks by a small amount. U.S. officials released the analysis Wednesday.The Consumer Product Safety Commission, which oversaw the testing, is continuing its investigation and has not announced any penalties related to the findings.The company did not dispute the new report's findings."We support their recommendations and share their (the agency's) commitment to educating consumers," a company statement said. Based in Toano, Virginia, Lumber Liquidators sells flooring at 375 stores in North America.The results were provided to another federal agency — the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The CDC and a sister agency analyzed the results to calculate the health impact of the detected levels of formaldehyde.


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