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Manhattan Group Recalls Children's Elephant Activity Toys Due to Choking Hazard

WASHINGTON, Aug. 4, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Manhattan-Group-Recalls-Childrens-Elephant-Activity-Toys/ Recall Summary Name of Product: My Snuggly Ellie Activity Toys   Hazard: The wooden ring can break into small pieces, posing a choking hazard to young children. Remedy: Refund  Consumers should immediately take the toy away from...

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Level 99 Appoints Supermodel & Philanthropist Petra Nemcova As Brand Ambassador For Forever Black & Forever White Collections

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Level 99 names supermodel and philanthropist Petra Nemcova as its...

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Where There's Smoke… There's Great Barbecue!

COLUMBUS, Ga., Aug. 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Char-Broil has introduced a new set of electric smokers that...

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Trend of Fewer Back-to-School Shoppers Continues in 2015

DENVER, Aug. 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- An ongoing shopper behavior study conducted by The Integer Group® and...