Pier 1 Imports Recalls Golden Tea Lights Due to Fire Hazard

The flame from the tea lights can burn with a high flame, posing a fire hazard.

Recall date: February 24, 2011
Recall number: 11-144
Enlarge
  • Picture of Recalled Tea Lights

    1 of 1 photos

    Picture of Recalled Tea Lights

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Golden tea lights sold with ornament tea light holders

Hazard:

The flame from the tea lights can burn with a high flame, posing a fire hazard.

Consumer Contact:

For additional information, contact Pier 1 Imports at (800) 245-4595 between 8 a.m. and 7 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or visit Pier 1 Imports' website at www.pier1.com

Report an Incident Involving this Product

Recall Details

In conjunction with

Canada Flag
Units

About 370,000 tea lights in United States and 30,000 tea lights in Canada

Description

This recall involves all tea lights in golden tin cups sold in sets of five with either the Red Ornament Tea Light Holder (SKU 2473959) or the White Ornament Tea Light Holder (SKU 2473961). The SKU number is found on the packaging.

Incidents/Injuries

The firm has received four reports of high flames. In one of these incidents, the consumer suffered a minor burn.

Remedy

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled tea lights and return them to their nearest Pier 1 Imports store to receive new tea lights.

Sold exclusively at

Pier 1 Imports stores from September 2010 through January 2011 for between $2 and $8.

Importer(s)

Pier 1 Imports®, of Fort Worth, Texas

Manufactured in

China

  • Picture of Recalled Tea Lights