June 1, 2016

"All companies who do business before CPSC must understand that they cannot withhold information from us that impacts that safety of the public. If consumers are suffering product-associated cuts by broken glass and burns by hot liquid then that type of information needs to be reported to CPSC – immediately. The $3.75 million penalty agreed to by Teavana is appropriate and is another sign that CPSC will consistently hold companies accountable when they do not comply with the law – a law intended to minimize harm to consumers."