Business / World Business
Mattel Recalls 19 Million Toys Sent From China
By LOUISE STORY and DAVID BARBOZA
Published: August 15, 2007
Amid a wave of increasing safety concerns about products made in China, Tuesday’s recall threatened to set the toy industry on its heels.
No explanation needed. Quote from article: "Mattel executives said yesterday that in the long run they are trying to shift more of their toy production into factories they own and operate — and away from Chinese contractors and sub-contractors."