|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 17, 2007
Firm's Recall Hotline: (866) 902-2798
Disney Store Recalls Children's Footed Pajamas Due to Burn Hazard
WASHINGTON, D.C. - 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. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.
Name of product: Baby Einstein Caterpillar Sleepwear and Baby Einstein Duck Sleepwear
Units: About 200
Retailer: Disney Stores North America, of Pasadena, Calif., which is owned, and under a licensing agreement operated, by a subsidiary of The Children's Place Retail Stores Inc. of Secaucus, N.J.
Hazard: This sleepwear fails to meet the children's flammability standard, posing a risk of burn injury to children.
Incidents/Injuries: None reported.
Description: The recall involves footed pajamas made of 100 percent cotton. The sleepwear was sold in two styles including green with blue sleeves which has a caterpillar design on the front, and yellow with orange sleeves which has a duck design and "Quack! Quack!" printed on the front and duck beaks on the feet. "Baby Einstein" is printed on the back of the sleepwear. "Disney Store" is printed on a tag inside the pajamas. Only sleepwear in sizes 12 months and 18 months is included in this recall. Sleepwear sold in sizes 3, 6 and 9 months is not included in this recall.
Sold exclusively at: Disney Stores nationwide from April 2006 through May 2006 for about $20.
Manufactured in: China
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled sleepwear and return it to any Disney Store for a full refund.
Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact Disney Store toll-free at (866) 902-2798 between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday.