Archive for the ‘Fisher-Price’ Category

Recall of China-made toys unnerves parents

August 6, 2007

ByMindy Fetterman, Greg Farrell, and Laura Petrecca
USA TODAY
August 6, 2007

First it was Thomas the Tank Engine trains. Then Easy-Bake Ovens. And now Big Bird, Elmo, Cookie Monster and Dora the Explorer.

All are beloved children’s characters that were licensed to toy manufacturers who contracted with companies in China to make the toys. And all have had those toys recalled. Millions of them. Just since June.

Read the rest:
http://www.usatoday.com/money/
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Related:
China: At Long Last Admits Food Safety Clean Up Will Be “Arduous,” Long Term

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