US: J Crew recalls 8,700 baby coveralls on choking risk
Fashion retailer J Crew Group has recalled around 8,700 baby coveralls after eight reports the snaps on them had detached, posing a choking hazard.
But the US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) stressed that no injuries have been reported.
The recall involves all styles of J Crew Holiday 2013 and spring 2014 baby coveralls in sizes newborn to 3T. They were sold at J Crew stores in New York and California, online and via the J Crew catalogue from October 2013 to March 2014 for around $30.
J. Crew Recalls Baby Coveralls Due to Choking Hazard (Recall Alert)
This recall involves all styles of J. Crew Holiday 2013 and Spring 2014 baby coveralls in sizes newborn to 3T. The coveralls were sold in various colors and designs including prints and stripes. A care label sewn into the inside left seam of the garment reads either “HO’ 13” or “SP ’14,” and lists the PO number and style number. PO and style numbers included in the recall are:
PO number: 5046152, Style # 05578, SP’14
PO number: 5046153, Style #A3413, SP’14
PO number: 5046154, Style #A3415, SP’14
PO number: 5046155, Style #A3412, SP’14
PO number: 5046156, Style #A3390, SP’14
PO number: 5046157, Style #A3395, SP’14
PO number: 5046158, Style #A3388, SP’14
PO number: 8041216, Style #08664, HO’13
PO number: 8041362, Style #08661, HO’13
The firm has received eight reports of snaps detaching. No injuries have been reported.
Consumers should immediately stop using the coveralls and contact J. Crew Group, Inc. for full refund. Consumers who purchased the garments online will receive instructions for returning the coveralls. J.Crew is contacting consumers who bought the coveralls directly.
Sold exclusively at
J.Crew stores in New York and California, online at jcrew.com and the J.Crew catalog from October 2013 to March 2014 for about $30.
J. Crew Group Inc., of New York, N.Y.
Original source: http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/Recall-Alerts/2014/J-Crew-Recalls-Baby-Coveralls/
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