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Product Recall

A request by a company for customers to return their products, often for a replacement or some other compensation. A product recall may be voluntary or mandated by a government. Recalls may occur if a product is found to be defective or dangerous.
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com and click on the Product Recalls link under the Need Help section.
The food industry is in the midst of a surge of product recalls, including this year alone the recall of apples and apple products, kale and kale products, smoked salmon, soybean sprouts, spinach and spinach products, hummus, ice cream, frozen yogurt, sherbet and various frozen vegetables.
The coverage would pay for product recalls that have the celebrity's name and image attached to them, and would be triggered by "significant media coverage" or an alleged criminal act of a company's celebrity endorser.
Based on analysis of USA, UK and Republic of Ireland notifications from 2004 to 2010, based on the RASFF hazard categories, it is apparent that operational product recalls are the biggest category, by some distance.
19 November, p12), events like this show how product recalls have the potential to lay low a household brand.
These industries are susceptible to product recalls and have been placed under scrutiny after a recent rash of tainted products raised calls for an increase in regulations.
I'm expecting my first child and preparing to buy things she'll need like a stroller and crib, I often hear about products getting recalled--especially baby products--months after they've been on the market, Is there any way I can keep track of product recalls so I'll know about them sooner?
Food & Drug Administration) regulators to facilitate product recalls.
In today's 24-hour world of fervent consumerism and social networking, product recalls are bigger news than ever before.
Communication channels allowing direct contact between the supplier and consumers are the most effective methods of communicating product recalls.
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