Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Teavana
Current Parent Company: 
Starbucks
Penalty: 
$3,750,000
Year: 
2016
Date: 
June 1, 2016
Primary Offense: 
product safety violation
Violation Description: 

Teavana agreed to pay a $3.75 million civil penalty to settle allegations that it knowingly failed to report to CPSC, as required by federal law, that its tea tumblers contained a defect that could create a substantial product hazard or that the tumblers created an unreasonable risk of serious injury.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Consumer Product Safety Commission
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Washington
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
restaurants and foodservice
Specific Industry of Parent: 
restaurants
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Parent company note: 
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