Monday, April 22, 2013

Carter's Recalls

Sleep N’ Play Recall:
Carter’s is voluntarily recalling approximately 218,000 Sleep N’ Play one-piece zippered footed garments because the zipper-pull on certain styles of the garments could detach from the slider, which could pose a choking hazard to young children. Recall date: April 11, 2013.
Description 
This recall involves eight styles of one-piece, footed cotton clothing for infants made by Carter’s.  They have a zipper from the foot to the neck and were sold in sizes newborn, 3, 6 and 9 months. Baby B’gosh®, Child of Mine® made by Carter’s or Just One You® made by Carter’s is printed on the fabric inside the neck area. The style number is printed on a side seam label.
Brand              Style Number Description
Baby B’gosh 414-208  Yellow with white quarter moons and gray and white stars print.

Child of Mine 715-839  Baseball-style, white with blue stripes, yellow accents and  “Little Brother” printed on the chest.

Just One You 520-242 White background with navy stripes and green neck  binding. Sold as a 2-pack with:

597B537 Light blue with a nautical and green crabs print and “Captain Cutie” on the left chest.

520-243 White with a pink cupcake print. Sold as 2-pack with:

597B538 Pink with small polka dots and a bunny ballerina on the left chest.

520-244  White with green stripes and an elephant and duck on the left chest. Sold as 2-pack with:

597B539 White with a gray elephant, gray bear, green frog and yellow duck print.

Please additional information on Carter's recalls go to: 
http://www.carters.com/Product-Information/cs-productquality,default,pg.html?id=carters#recalls

 Sassy®- branded Hug N’ Tug Puppy and Monkey and Carter’s®-branded Hug N’ Tug Monkey Toys


Sassy Hug N’ Tug PuppyHazard:
The beads inside the clear plastic sphere at the center of the toys can be released and pose a choking hazard to young children. About 45,300

Description
The recalled toys for infants can be attached to a stroller or car seat using a ring connector on the toy’s head. They have arms and legs that can be easily pulled back and forth for play. The toys are approximately 12 inches tall, made of multi-colored fabrics, contain rattle beads inside a clear plastic sphere body and have the face of either a puppy or monkey. Recalled styles include: Sassy Hug N’ Tug Puppy, model #80213; Sassy Hug N’ Tug Monkey model #80214 and Carter’s-branded Hug N’ Tug Monkey, models #61083 that were sold on a blue packaging card and #61540 sold on a grey packaging card.  Sassy®-branded toys have “Sassy®” written on the sewn-in label located on the back of the character’s head. The Carter’s®-branded toys have “Carter’s®” written in red on the blue plastic ring connected to the toy’s head and also the sewn-in label located on the back of the character’s head.
Incidents/Injuries
The firm has received 12 reports of beads being released from the plastic clear plastic sphere body on Sassy-branded toys.  There have been no such reports on the Carter’s-branded toys.  No injuries have been reported.
Remedy
Consumers should immediately take the toys from children and contact Sassy for instructions on how to return the product for a free replacement toy.
Sold at
Mass merchandisers such as Toys R Us and Target, independent specialty stores nationwide and online retailers such as Amazon.com and Carters.com between July 2012 and October 2012 for Sassy-branded models; and from August 2011 to October 2012 for the Carter’s-branded models. Carter’s-branded models were also sold in Carter’s retail stores.  The Sassy-branded models sold for approximately $8 and the Carter’s-branded models for approximately $14.

For additional Carter's Recalls go to:
http://www.carters.com/Product-Information/cs-productquality,default,pg.html?id=carters#recalls