CPSC, Seventh Avenue Inc. Announce Recall of Kitchen Krumblers Candle

August 18, 2004
Alert #04-574
 

CPSC, Seventh Avenue Inc. Announce Recall of Kitchen Krumblers Candle

The following product safety recall was conducted voluntarily by the firm in cooperation with the CPSC. Consumers should stop using the product immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

Name of product: Kitchen Krumblers Apple Cinnamon Candle

Units: About 1,200 units

Manufacturer/Importer: Mostly Memories Inc., of Ozark, Mo.

Hazard: The dried apples and cinnamon in the candle can ignite causing a flare up and breaking the glass, posing a fire hazard.

INCIDENTS/INJURIES: Three reports have been received of a candle flaring up, breaking the glass, and spreading fire. No injuries have been reported.

Description: The scented candle is housed in a clear glass holder and has a crumbled appearance with color variations. It contains slices of dried apple and cinnamon sticks in the wax. The candle is 3 inches in diameter and 3.5 inches high. "Kitchen Krumblers" is labeled at the base of the candle. The candle was sold separately or in a set with another candle not involved in this recall.

Sold at: The Country Door Catalog and Web site from February 2004 through May 2004 for about $12.

Manufactured In: USA

Remedy: Consumers should stop using the candle and return it to Country Door for a refund.

Consumer Contact: For more information, contact Country Door at (800) 659-6473 between 8 a.m. and 12 a.m. CT.

Picture of Recalled Kitchen Krumblers Apple Cinnamon Candle