|June 1, 2011
Kahn Enterprises Recalls Beeni Baby Hats Due to Asphyxiation Hazard
The following product safety recall was voluntarily conducted 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: Beeni Baby Hats
Units: About 35
Distributor: Kahn Enterprises LLC, Mendota Heights, Minn.
Hazard: A baby can spit up during use, posing an asphyxiation hazard.
Incidents/Injuries: None reported
Description: The recalled baby hats are made of cotton and spandex. They have two straps sewn to the sides and a removeable plastic pacifier holder. The hat is available in sizes small, medium and large, and in pink, blue, green, flower print, blue stripe and blue print. Model number 125867 is on a tag sewn into the back inner rim of the cap.
Sold at: Beeni Baby’s website www.beeni.net from January 2009 through May 2011 for about $25.
Manufactured in: United States
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the hats and contact Kahn Enterprises to receive a full refund. Kahn Enterprises will provide consumers with a postage paid label to return the product. The firm is directly contacting consumers who purchased the recalled baby hats.
Consumer Contact: For additional information, email Kahn Enterprises at email@example.com, visit the firm’s website at www.beeni.net or call the firm collect at (612) 310-4053.
The Beeni Baby Hat has been recalled due to an asphyxiation hazard
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