Sunbeam Products, Inc., doing business as Jarden Consumer Solutions, designs, manufactures, and markets home and kitchen consumer products for customers in the United States and internationally. It provides kettles, toasters and ovens, irons, sandwich toasters, food and drink preparation products, steam generators, hot water products, cookers and steamers, fryers, blenders and juicers, filters, air purifiers, humidifiers, fans, heaters, body scales and accessories, vacuum sealers, bags and rolls, sprays, grooming tools, shampoos and conditioners, sprays and wipes, clippers and trimmers, bathing accessories, and bedding products. The company also offers pet products, such as clippers, cologne...
2381 Executive Center Drive
Boca Raton, FL 33431
Founded in 1893
Jarden Consumer Solutions Agrees to Pay $4.5 Million Civil Penalty for Failure to Report Defective Single Cup Coffeemakers
Aug 27 16
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced that Sunbeam Products, Inc. d/b/a Jarden Consumer Solutions, of Boca Raton, Fla., has agreed to pay a $4.5 million civil penalty. The penalty settles charges that the firm knowingly failed to report to CPSC immediately, as required by federal law, that its Mr. Coffee Single Cup Brewing System BVMC-KG1 series coffeemakers were defective and posed an unreasonable risk of serious injury or death to consumers. Between 2011 and 2012, the company received numerous complaints, including at least 32 reports of burn injuries, from the coffeemakers brewing chamber opening and spraying hot water and coffee grounds toward consumers during normal use. The company failed to report this issue to CPSC immediately, as required. In addition to paying a $4.5 million civil penalty, Sunbeam Products, Inc. d/b/a Jarden Consumer Solutions, has agreed to comply with and maintain a compliance program that is designed to ensure compliance with the Consumer Product Safety Act (CPSA). The firm has also agreed to comply and maintain a system of internal controls and procedures.
Sunbeam Products, Inc. Recalls Oil-Filled Heaters
Jan 29 15
Sunbeam Products, Inc. recalls oil-filled heaters about 34,000 units in United States due to scald hazard. The oil-filled heaters can spray heated oil, posing a scald hazard. This recall involves Holmes brand oil-filled heaters that are black or white in color. The heaters included in the recall are about 23 inches tall, 6 inches deep and 12 inches wide and have model number HOH3000 or HOH3000B printed on a label on the bottom of the product. The ‘Holmes’ logo is near the power switch and temperature control. Products affected have a code on the heater plug blade within the following range: G192 through G298. No other codes are affected. Incidents/Injuries: the firm has received approximately 40 reports of units that unexpectedly sprayed heated oil, resulting in reports of property damage involving damaged carpet and fabrics. No injuries reported. Remedy: a consumers should immediately stop using the recalled heater, unplug it and contact Sunbeam for instructions on how to obtain a full refund. Sold at: target and small department stores nationwide from August 2014 through November 2014 for about $50.