Around the world the financial conditions have undergone turmoil this year, although it's just been a month into the New Year. Stocks have suffered, commodity and oil prices have dropped and looking at the conditions the central banks have maintained a dovish outlook. This trend might continue further if weaker data persists.
Although on a smaller scale, but once again a Texas brand has recalled its ice creams. Blue Bell ice cream, last year recalled all its products after an outbreak of a bacteria related disease called listeria. The ice cream that was linked to the bacteria was connected to three deaths. However, the company's products returned to shops by August end.