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  1. Hygiene alarm as bacteria found in Vita brand milk

    Posted May 30th 2008, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... that this is an isolated incident', a company spokeswoman said. It has not received any complaints regarding the product. The centre also said that a large green pepper from ParknShop was found to contain 2 parts per million of methamidophos, a pesticide, but claimed it posed a low risk to health. ParknShop removed all peppers from the same mainland supplier as a precautionary measure two months ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - FOOD

    Hong Kong shop The Chippy defends Scottish dish of deep-fried Mars bars

    Posted Sep 09th 2012, 12:00am by John Carney

    ... a mythical Scottish snack, lauded for its taste and deplored for its artery-clogging calorie content. And now a Hong Kong fish and chip shop has jumped to the defence of the deep-fried Mars bar, ... as a novelty item, after a young boy asked for a "Mars bar supper" and the chip shop obliged, serving it with a portion of chips. It has since travelled the world. Sarkar's shop puts ...

  3. Curb alcohol sales in shops, doctors urge

    Posted Apr 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Johnny Tam johnny.tam@scmp.com As more teenagers indulge in binge drinking, doctors are calling for stricter control on sales of alcohol in shops. The prevalence of binge drinking is high among younger people, the Academy of Medicine said at a news conference on drinking yesterday. It cited statistics showing that of those between the ages of 18 and 24 who reported drinking, 7.4 ...

  4. Survey finds big price variations

    Posted Dec 24th 2009, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... at ParknShop. A lasting care moisturising lotion sold at beauty outlets Sasa and Bonjour is 99.3 per cent more expensive than at a pharmacy. Satay broth for hotpot at City'super costs 79.5 per cent more than at a frozen meat shop. ...

  5. US food safety agency recalls popular chicken health tonic

    Posted Mar 15th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... China Resources Vanguard Company, said it had removed all Brand's chicken-drink products from its shelves for safety reasons. ParknShop said it had contacted the supplier about the origins ...

  6. Web directory an attempt to reduce 'doctor shopping'

    Posted Jan 08th 2011, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... in a bid to cut down on 'doctor shopping' in Hong Kong. But some doctors and patients-rights activists have questioned the use of the promotional drive, saying that patients will continue ... will keep shopping around for doctors because they want choice as to how they spend their money. The NHS requires patients to see a fixed family doctor because the government controls the money. ...

  7. Crackdown on illegal drug sales in shops

    Posted Sep 20th 2010, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... are available as offending shops will, for the first time, be named and shamed on a website. Under measures to enhance drug safety, shops that sell pharmaceutical products will be subject to more ... to be present as long as a pharmacy is open, instead of the current two-thirds of business hours. All shops selling drugs would be required to get a licence, including convenience stores. The Department ...

  8. Boy ill after drinking tea with disinfectant

    Posted Oct 14th 2007, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... was admitted to Tseung Kwan O Hospital on October 5 after drinking a bottle of Tao Ti Oolong Tea he had bought from ParknShop the same day. He recovered and was discharged from hospital two days later. ... not received any similar reports. The police said they were looking into any possible criminal aspects. Officers took away for examination bottled drinks from the ParknShop store where the tea ...

  9. Chemical levels high in 10pc of preserved foods

    Posted Sep 28th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... collected from retail outlets like Wellcome, ParknShop and City'super. A sample of raisins from the Sogo Fresh Mart was found to carry 3,700 parts per million of sulfur dioxide- a common food ...

  10. Shops run dry of dehumidifiers in muggy weather

    Posted Mar 03rd 2010, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... Maggie Ng and Amy Nip Shops in the city are running out of dehumidifiers as demand has risen from people trying to get rid of the mould since the early onset of high humidity levels. Last ... Kammy Tsang, who promotes a brand of dehumidifiers at a Tsuen Wan department store, said the shop she works at had been out of stock since Friday. The store offers around seven models that cost ...




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