Voluntary Recall Of ‘U’ By Kotex Sleek®Tampons

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Kimberly-Clark has announced a voluntary product recall of its ‘U’ by Kotex SLEEK® Tampons, Regular Absorbency. The Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs (DCCA) has issued this notice out of an abundance of caution, and advises that the product in question was sold in the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico and Aruba. The recall is limited to specific lots that …

Voluntary Recall Of Del Monte’s Fiesta Corn

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The Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs (DCCA) has advised that Del Monte Foods Inc. announced a recall of 64,242 cases of “FIESTA CORN Seasoned with Red & Green Peppers” due to under-processing. These deviations were part of the commercial sterilization process and could result in contamination by spoilage organisms or pathogens, which could lead to life-threatening illness, if consumed. …

Health Ministry’s Statement On Infected Lettuce

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Statement from the Ministry of Health and Wellness On E. Coli Infections linked to Romaine Lettuce The Ministry of Health and Wellness has acknowledged the consumer advisory issued by the Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on November 20, 2018, on the outbreak of illness which has occurred in North America relating to the consumption of Romaine lettuce. The …

Statement On E. Coli Infections In US & Canada

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Statement from the Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs on E. Coli Infections linked to Romaine Lettuce. The Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs is aware of the outbreak of E. coli infections linked to Romaine Lettuce in the United States and Canada. As of November 20, 2018, there have been 32 confirmed cases of E. coli illnesses in the …

Sutherland To Tour Jordans In Fitts Village

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Minister of Small Business, Entrepreneurship and Commerce, Dwight Sutherland, will tour Jordans Supermarket at Fitts Village, St. James, this Friday, October 5. The Minister will meet first with Managing Director, Audley Jordan, before touring the establishment and interacting with staff and consumers. The tour, which is expected to start at 10:30 a.m., is the third in a series of outreach …

Statement On National Labelling Standards

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The Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs (DCCA), in collaboration with the Barbados National Standards Institution (BNSI), is working assiduously to strengthen the National Quality Infrastructure in Barbados, as well as the technical regulatory mechanism to restrict the availability of substandard goods and services in the market. This move towards the development and implementation of standards and an efficient National …

Statement From Commerce & Consumer Affairs

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Statement from the Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs re: Article On Page 3 of the Weekend Nation, dated Friday, August 17, 2018: “Cereal Suspect” The Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs (DCCA) wishes to inform the public that to date, no recall has been initiated in connection with the article on page three of the Weekend Nation, dated Friday, August 17, …