Business Events Product Recalls

  • LONDON, Oct 16- British American Tobacco cut its full-year revenue target for cigarette alternatives such as vaping pens and tobacco heating devices, citing a flat market in Japan and a product recall in the United States. It said the cut was due to flat growth in Japan, the most developed market for tobacco-heating devices, and the recall in the United States of...

  • CHICAGO, Oct 5- A Kentucky woman is suing the U.S. arm of Brazil's JBS SA, alleging she was hospitalized after consuming ground beef produced by the company that was tainted with Salmonella, according to a lawsuit filed on Friday in Arizona state court. The meat had been processed through JBS' Arizona plant, the USDA said. The complaint, filed in Superior Court of the...

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    The first week of October saw an array of recalls. USA Today has the round-up. 

  • Handout: Toyota Prius Prime Advanced

    Toyota Motor says it has issued a recall for 2.43 million hybrid vehicles in Japan and elsewhere for problems with stalling.

  • CHICAGO/ SAO PAULO, Oct 4- A U.S. unit of Brazil's JBS SA is recalling 6.5 million pounds of beef products processed through an Arizona plant because the meat might be contaminated with salmonella, U.S. government officials said on Thursday. JBS Tolleson Inc, part of JBS USA, the U.S. arm of the world's largest meatpacking company, was voluntarily pulling ground beef...

  • Ground beef

    The raw beef was packaged between July 26 and Sept. 7 and sold under the brands Cedar River Farms, Comnor Perfect Choice, Gourmet Burger, Grass Run Farms, JBS and Showcase/Walmart.

  • A North Carolina company is recalling more than 89,000 pounds of ready-to-eat ham products for possible listeria contamination that has led to one death and three illnesses, USA Today reports. 

  • The all-new 2018 Honda Accord is displayed at the 2017 LA Auto Show in Los Angeles.

    Honda is recalling about 232,000 2018 Accord vehicles and 2019 Insight hybrid cars in the U.S. for malfunctioning software for the rear camera display.

  • Trays of ground beef sit on a rack in the meat department of a supermarket.

    A Colorado-based meat producer is recalling more than 132,000 pounds of its ground beef due to possible E. coli contamination, and the USDA is concerned the product could be in consumers' freezers.

  • PARIS, Sept 18- French authorities have given dairy giant Lactalis permission to resume selling baby milk from a factory that was closed after salmonella-contaminated milk produced there infected dozens of babies, the government said on Tuesday. Lactalis, one of the worlds largest dairy groups, had to recall 12 million tins in France and around the world...

  • FRANKFURT/ BENGALURU, Sept 14- European and North American regulators have found a second toxin that may cause cancer in humans in a commonly used blood pressure drug made by Chinese firm Zhejiang Huahai Pharmaceutical Co Ltd.. Health regulators in the European Union, United States and Canada had already recalled drugs made with the company's active...

  • 2015 Cadillac Escalade

    General Motors is recalling more than a million big pickup trucks and SUVs in the U.S. because the power-assisted steering can briefly shut down.

  • Sept 13- General Motors Co is recalling more than 1 million pickup trucks and sport utility vehicles in the United States due to issues with a temporary loss of power steering, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said. The problem may cause difficulty steering the vehicle, especially at low speeds, increasing the risk of a crash, the auto safety...

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 6- Ford Motor Co said on Thursday it would recall 2 million F-150 pickup trucks in North America because of a seat belt problem that could generate excessive sparks and cause fires. The second-largest U.S. automaker said it received 17 reports of smoke or fire in the United States and six in Canada but was not aware of any injuries.

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 6- Ford Motor Co said Thursday it would recall 2 million F-150 pickup trucks in North America to address fire and smoke concerns in seat-belt pretensioners. The second-largest U.S. automaker said it was aware of 17 reports of smoke or fire in the United States and six in Canada relating to the issue, but was not aware of any accidents or injuries as a...

  • Ford Motor Co. F150 trucks move along the production line at the company's Dearborn Truck Assembly facility in Dearborn, Michigan.

    Ford Motor said Thursday it would recall 2 million F-150 pickup trucks in North America to address fire and smoke concerns in seat-belt pretensioners.

  • Thirty more people are sick after eating Kellogg's Honey Smacks cereal, which was recalled in June over salmonella concerns.

  • Ground beef exits a grinder.

    A Cargill Meat Solutions plant in Colorado is recalling more than 25,000 pounds of ground beef that could be contaminated with E. Coli.

  • The meat carries an "EST. 86 R" label inside the USDA mark of inspection and a use-by date of Sept. 5, the USDA's Food Safety and Inspection Service said this week in a statement. It was shipped from Cargill's facility in Fort Morgan, Colorado, to warehouses in California and Colorado, FSIS said. FSIS said the problem was discovered on Aug. 22 when the company inspected its...