News | Published May 28, 2013

Recent product recalls

Here are just a few recent product recalls as announced by the US Consumer Product Safety Commission. For the most up-to-date recall information, please visit cpsc.gov and click on the Recalls tab from the home page.

Name of Product: Reed and Barton Gingham Bunny forks and spoons for babies

Hazard: The pink coloring on the bunny’s ears can come off, posing choking and ingestion hazards to babies.

Incidents/Injuries: Reed and Barton has received one report of the pink coloring on the bunny’s ears coming off the flatware. No injuries were reported.

Description: This recall involves infant flatware from the Gingham Bunny Flatware Collection, sold three ways: As just the infant feeding spoon; in a fork and spoon set; and in a three-piece set including the infant feeding spoon with a bowl and bib. The flatware is silver-colored, nickel-plated and has a bunny with pink coloring on its ears at the end of the handle.

Sold at: Reed and Barton factory stores and various gift shops nationwide and online at reedandbarton.com from September 2012 through January 2013 for between $15 and $40.

Manufactured in: China

Remedy: Consumers should immediately take the recalled flatware away from infants and contact Reed and Barton for a full refund or free replacement flatware.

Consumer Contact:  Reed and Barton Corp at 800.343.1383 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm ET Monday through Friday or online at reedandbarton.com and click on Recall Information in the gray box at the bottom of the page.

 

Name of Product: Land of Nod Dollies

Hazard: The hands on the plush dolls can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children.

Incidents/Injuries: The firm has received one report of the doll hand detaching and three reports of the dolls hands loosening. No injuries have been reported.

Description: This recall includes plush handmade baby dolls in five styles and colors. The all fabric dolls measure about 12 inches tall and 10 inches wide. The dolls are dressed in a one piece printed floral fabric outfit with a white lace trimmed hood over the head of the dolls.   

Product Name/Color/SKU Number/Item Number: Clara/Yellow/404543/3710080-YE; Eleanor/Light Blue/404551/3710080-LB; Hannah/Cream/404608/3710080-CR; Lila/Dark Blue/404756/3710080-DB; Rose/Red/404799/3710080-RE

The SKU number is printed on a sewn-in label attached to the right leg of the doll and on a hang tag fastened to the right arm.

Sold at: The Land of Nod stores and online at landofnod.com from October 2012 to March 2013 for about $30. 

Manufactured in: India

Remedy: Consumers should immediately take the recalled dolls away from the child and return the dolls to The Land of Nod for a full merchandise credit. 

Consumer Contact: The Land of Nod at 800.933.9904 from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm CT Monday through Friday or online at landofnod.com and click on Safety Recalls at the bottom of the page for more information.

 

Name of Product: JP Boden Mini Boden Chunky Cord Dungarees

Hazard: The studs and clasps on the pants can detach, posing a choking hazard to infants and small children.

Incidents/Injuries: None reported.

Description: The recalled overall corduroy dungaree pants were sold in light brown and red in sizes 0-24 months and 2Y through 4Y. There are two snaps on each side of the overalls, side pockets and a center pocket with a sewn-in black and white tab label. There is a label on the back of the waist of the dungarees with item number 72092. The label inside the back strap of the dungarees reads “Baby Boden” and the buttons read “Mini Boden.” Pants shipped directly to consumers came in a bag labeled “Mini Boden.” 

Sold at: Nordstrom stores, online at Bodenusa.com and through the Boden catalog from July 2012 through March 2013 for about $40. 

Manufactured in: China

Remedy: Consumers should immediately take the pants away from children and contact J.P. Boden to receive a postage paid envelope for returning the pants to get a refund. 

Consumer Contact: J.P. Boden Services Inc. toll-free at 866.206.9508 from 8:00 am to 12:00 am ET daily or online at bodenusa.com, then click on Recall Information for more information.

 

Name of Product: Classic Characters Infant Froggy Socks

Hazard: The stitched knit frog face and feet on the socks can detach, posing a choking hazard to infants and young children.

Incidents/Injuries: None reported.

Description: The knit ankle infant socks have a red ankle border with a lime green sock that has four fabric feet and a dark green frog head with black and white eyes and a red tongue stitched to the top of the toe of the socks. The socks were sold with a Cracker Barrel price tag printed with SKU number 417662, S110, size 6-18M, fiber content and care instructions on the back of the tag. .

Sold at: Cracker Barrel Old Country Store locations from January 2013 to March 2013 for about $7.

Manufactured in: China

Remedy: Consumers should immediately take the recalled froggy socks away from infants and young children, return the socks to any Cracker Barrel Old Country Store for a full refund or send the socks to Classic Characters for a full refund plus shipping. Send to Classic Characters, 1320 Route 9, Champlain, N.Y. 12919 via UPS ground or US Postal Service. 

Consumer Contact: Classic Characters toll-free at 877.298.9620 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm ET Monday through Friday or online at classiccharacters.com and click on safety notice for more information. 

 

 

 

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