Victorian Trading Company Recalls Tealight Holders Due to Fire Hazard (Recall Alert)

The diameter of the hole in the top hat is too small, which can allow heat to build up and create cracks in the surface, posing a fire hazard.

Recall date: December 22, 2015
Recall number: 16-716
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  • John Snowball, Esq., Tealight Holder

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    John Snowball, Esq., Tealight Holder

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Tealight Holders

Hazard:

The diameter of the hole in the top hat is too small, which can allow heat to build up and create cracks in the surface, posing a fire hazard.

Consumer Contact:

Victorian Trading Company toll-free at 866-851-6633 from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. CT daily or online at www.victoriantradingco.com and click on “Product Recalls” for more information. 

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Recall Details

In conjunction with

Health Canada Logo
Units

About 1,000 (in addition, 13 were sold in Canada)

Description

The recall affects John Snowball, Esq., Tealight Holders. The tealight holder is a snowball-shaped character with a wire monocle on his right eye, a cigar in his mouth and a black top hat with a yellow band above the brim on his head. Tealight holder measures 4.5” x 4.5” x 6.” There is a hole in the back of the item to hold the tealight. Clear stickers with Victorian Trading Company logo are on the bottom of the tealight holders.

Incidents/Injuries

The firm has received three reports of cracks in the holder. No reports of fire.  

Remedy

Consumers should immediately stop using the tealight holder and contact the firm for instructions on returning the product for a full refund. The firm is contacting consumers directly. 

Sold at

Victorian Trading Company and Victorian Trading Company Wholesale and online at www.victoriantradingco.com from September 2014 to October 2015 for about $20.

Importer(s)

Victorian Paper Company, dba Victorian Trading Company, of Lenexa, Kan.

Manufactured in

China

  • John Snowball, Esq., Tealight Holder