Target's Easter Toys and the 5 Most Costly Product Recalls (TGT)


Costly Product Recalls

In 2017 Target Corp. decided to recall 560,000 Easter toys that include the  Hatch & Grow Easter Eggs, Easter Grow Toys and Hatch Your Own Dino. These small toys are water absorbent and could expand inside a child's body if ingested, potentially proving to life-threatening. While this recall may not have been very expensive to the company, there are many examples where a product recall could burn a hole in the company's financials.

(For related reading, see: How Do Recalls Affect a Company?)

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