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Guidecraft Recalls Twist ‘n Sort Toys Due to Choking Hazard

  • Guidecraft Twist ‘n Sort Toy
Name of Product:
Twist and Sort Toys
Hazard:
The small pegs on three of the four posts can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children.
Remedy:
Replace
Recall Date:
October 20, 2011
Units:
About 760
Consumer Contact

For additional information, contact Guidecraft toll-free at (888) 824-1308 between 9 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit the firm's website at www.guidecraft.com

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves Twist 'n Sort wooden toys. The toy has a square base, four posts and twelve primary-colored game pieces that can be arranged to fit over the posts. Product number "712" is printed on underside of base.

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately take the recalled toys from children and contact Guidecraft to receive a replacement or another product of equal value.

Incidents/Injuries:

None reported.

Sold At
Specialty toy stores and gift shops nationwide, catalogs and online from September 2009 through November 2010 for about $20.
Manufacturer(s):
Guidecraft Inc., of Winthrop, Minn.
Manufactured In:
China
Recall number:
12-014
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