|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 13, 2008
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Toy Sundae Sets Sold at Target Recalled by Battat Inc. Due to Choking Hazard
WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.
Name of Product: Play Wonder Toy Sundae Sets
Units: About 22,000
Distributor: Battat Inc., of Plattsburgh, N.Y.
Hazard: The wooden cherries on top of the toy sundae pose a choking hazard to young children.
Incidents/Injuries: None reported.
Description: The recalled wooden sundae set toy includes six wooden scoops of ice cream, three cherries that attach to the top of the ice cream scoops, banana slices, a spoon and bowl. The ice cream scoops are green, pink, brown, yellow and purple. The sundae set pieces attach to each other with Velcro. Model number DPCI-204-12-0526 is included in this recall and is located on the packaging.
Sold exclusively at: Target Stores nationwide from December 2006 through December 2007 for about $10.
Manufactured in: China
Remedy: Consumers should immediately take the recalled toy sundae sets away from children and return the toys to any Target store for a full refund.
Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact Battat Inc. at (800) 247-6144 between 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. ET or visit the firm’s Web site at www.battatco.com
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