Business Events Product Recalls

  • Campbell Soup's Bolthouse Farms unit was pressured in the quarter by higher carrot costs and lower sales of carrots and carrot ingredients as well as a recall of protein drinks in June. "The performance of our Campbell Fresh business, driven predominantly by execution issues, is disappointing," Chief Executive Denise Morrison said. The net loss attributable to...

  • Campbell Fresh sales were hurt by lower sales of carrots and carrot ingredients as well as the recall of protein drinks sold by its Bolthouse Farms unit in June. In response, the company expanded its organic and fresh food product lines, in part through acquisitions such as that of salsa maker Garden Fresh Gourmet and that of Bolthouse Farms, which sells fresh...

  • Aug 25- Whirlpool Corp, the world's largest maker of home appliances, is recalling 15,200 Whirlpool brand microwaves due to a fire hazard, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission said on Thursday. The formation of internal sparks when the product was being used could ignite a plastic component, posing a fire hazard, the CPSC said. Whirlpool has so far received...

  • Aug 24- Ford Motor Co said on Wednesday it was recalling about 91,000 vehicles worldwide to replace faulty fuel-pump parts that could potentially cause a car to stall without warning. Ford said it would replace fuel-pump control modules in about 88,151 vehicles, including certain of its 2013-15 model year Ford Taurus sedans, Ford Flex crossover utility...

  • Aug 24- Ford Motor Co said on Wednesday it was recalling about 91,000 vehicles in North America to replace faulty fuel-pump parts that could potentially cause a car to stall without warning. Ford said it would replace fuel-pump control modules in about 88,151 vehicles, including certain of its 2013-15 model year Ford Taurus sedans, Ford Flex crossover utility...

  • SEOUL, Aug 24- Audi is recalling 1,534 A8 cars in South Korea due to a stalling problem, the transport ministry said on Wednesday, adding it was the first country where the German carmaker was recalling the model for such a defect. The Volkswagen division will expand the recall to the United States and other countries, South Korea said, in what would be a further blow...

  • ALEX Jr. Baby Builder, First Pops and First Snaps has been recalled

    Alex Toys recalled about 91,000 sets of toys in the U.S. on Tuesday, saying the toys posed a choking hazard to young children.

  • Recall on kids' toys in McDonald's Happy Meals

    McDonald's recalls toys in kids' Happy Meals.

  • McDonald's Happy Meal Fitness Trackers.

    McDonald's is recalling millions fitness bands that had been given away in Happy Meals because they might cause skin irritation or burns to children.

  • The first-of-its-kind nearly 1,500- mile, nine stop trip over five days in a rented bus wrapped in NHTSA logos and safety messages, will take Rosekind from Miami to Fort Worth, Texas during the hottest time of the year. About half of vehicles checked in Miami on Tuesday and about half of 300 vehicles checked during an event in July in Atlanta showed uncompleted...

  • Hampton Creek CEO: I would do mayo buyback again

    Josh Tetrick, Hampton Creek Inc. CEO & CO-founder, defends the buybacks of their own vegan mayo product in 2014.

  • Ford recalls nearly 830K vehicles over faulty door latches

    The side door latches on affected vehicles could potentially unlatch while driving.

  • Intel recalls the Basis Peak smartwatch

    The chipmaker warns customers the watch can overheat, causing burns or blisters to the skin.

  • Aug 4- Ford Motor Co said it was recalling about 830,000 vehicles in North America to replace side-door latches that could unlatch while driving. Ford said the recall was focused primarily on some warm weather U.S. states and in Mexico. The recall includes 766,682 vehicles in the United States and territories and 61,371 in Mexico.

  • Aug 4- Ford Motor Co said it was recalling about 830,000 vehicles in North America to replace side-door latches that could unlatch while driving. The automaker said it had identified one reported accident and one reported injury that may be related to the defect. The recall includes all Ford vehicles of 2012-2016 model years and Lincoln vehicles of 2015 model...

  • Lincoln MKS

    Ford Motor on Thursday announced a recall of 830,000 Ford and Lincoln vehicles to replace faulty side door latches.

  • Intel has suffered a setback in the wearables market after being forced to recall a smartwatch for safety reasons, the FT reports.

  • Starbucks recalls 2.8M stainless steel straws

    The rigid bottoms of the straws could pose an injury risk.

  • Starbucks

    Starbucks recalled more than 2.5 million packs of stainless steel straws that had reportedly caused mouth lacerations to four children.

  • LOS ANGELES, Aug 2- The parents of the late "Star Trek" movie actor Anton Yelchin sued Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV for negligence and product liability on Tuesday over the rollaway crash of a Jeep Grand Cherokee that killed their son. Yelchin, 27, was killed on June 19 when his 2015 Grand Cherokee, which was under a recall issued by the automaker two months earlier,...