Hurricane Style Lights Recalled by Christmas Tree Shops Due to Fire Hazard

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.

Recall date: February 01, 2012
Recall number: 12099

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Hurricane Style Lights


An electrical short circuit can occur in the light’s internal wiring, causing smoke and posing a fire hazard.

Consumer Contact:

For additional information, please contact Christmas Tree Shops toll-free at (888) 287-3232 anytime, or visit the firm’s website at

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Recall Details


About 4,500


The recalled Hurricane Style Light is a circular lamp with a white metal basket and moveable handle for hanging or carrying at the top. It has a colored glass insert in blue, pink, or green and uses a mini light bulb. The model number “DML0593” and SKU/UPC number “000015806710” are printed on the price tag attached to the product.


The firm has received one report of the product causing smoke and a burning smell. No injuries or property damage have been reported.


Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled product and return it to any Christmas Tree Shops location for a full refund.

Sold at

Christmas Tree Shops in the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic and Midwest regions from December 2010 through November 2011 for about $7.


Nantucket Distributing Co. Inc., of Middleboro, Mass.

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