Wrist Rattles and Baby Booties Recalled by Midwest-CBK Due to Choking Hazard

The pom-poms attached to the wrist rattles and booties can detach.

Recall date: April 14, 2011
Recall number: 11-196

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Wrist Rattles and Baby Booties

Hazard:

The pom-poms attached to the wrist rattles and booties can detach, posing a choking hazard.

Consumer Contact:

For additional information, contact Midwest-CBK toll-free at (800) 394-4225 between 7:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. CT, Monday through Friday.

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Recall Details

In conjunction with

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Units

More than 10,000 wrist rattles and 11,000 pairs of baby booties in the United States and 600 wrist rattles and 700 pairs of baby booties in Canada

Description

This recall involves the Monkeez & Friends™ wrist rattles and baby booties. The wrist rattles and the booties are made of knitted yarn and have a monkey head and a pom-pom attached. Both come in multiple color combinations.

Incidents/Injuries

The firm has received one report of a pom-pom detaching from the wrist rattle. No injuries have been reported.

Remedy

Consumers should immediately take these recalled products away from children and return them to the store where they were purchased or to Midwest-CBK for a full refund. If you are unable to return the product to the store where it was purchased, contact Midwest-CBK to receive a prepaid shipping label.

Sold at

Gift stores, drug stores, décor outlets and variety stores nationwide from June 2009 through March 2011. The wrist rattles sold for about $5 and the booties sold for about $13.

Importer(s)

Midwest-CBK Inc., of Union City, Tenn.

Manufactured in

China