A global recall has been issued by De’Longhi Australia for the Kenwood BLEND-X PRO BLM800, type BLM80 blender. The company said that due to an inconsistency in the metal used in the manufacture of the lower blade of the blender, there have been instances where the blender blade has broken during routine internal testing.
Olympus has issued its first recall on a product for its VG-170 compact digital camera because its body may emit a mild electric shock during use, when operating the zoom lever or shutter button. Due to this mild shock, consumers may experience slight numbness in their fingertips.
Acer Computer Australia has recalled the power cord shipped with Acer, Gateway and eMachines branded notebook computers. The power cord can overheat during use resulting in fires or burns, according to a notice posted to the Product Recalls website.