KUWAIT: The commerce and industry ministry busted a company that has seven stores and warehouses in Salmiya,which had been selling expired products after changed their expiry dates. The products include oils, shampoos and other hair and beauty products. The company also reformulated other products, which can result in serious health issues for consumers.

Thousands of bottles and other products that had expired were stored in an unsuitable area. The supervision team issued citations and seized the products after monitoring and inspections that lasted for days, in coordination with concerned authorities. The commerce closed all stores of the company and seized the products for further legal procedures.