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Girls Boots Recalled By Renaissance Imports Due to Laceration Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Academy Sports + Outdoors

  • Academy Sports + Outdoor Girls Autumn Run Gemma II Boots
Name of Product:
Autumn Run Girls Gemma II Boots
Hazard:
An exposed staple in the sole of the boot presents a laceration hazard to the consumer.
Remedy:
Refund
Recall Date:
July 23, 2013
Units:
About 5,000
Consumer Contact

Renaissance Imports toll-free at (877) 632-2021 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or online at www.renimp.com and click on "Product Recall Info" for more information.

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves Autumn Run brand girls Gemma II style boots with SKU number 0529-02613-1050. The SKU number can be found on a tag which is located inside the shoe, on the inner side of the collar. The brown roper style boots were sold in girls sizes 5 to 11. A paisley-print fabric sash and a leather beaded strap are tied around the boot.

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately take the recalled boots from children and inspect the boots for exposed staples. Instructions for inspecting the boots can be found online at www.renimp.com. Boots that are stamped "INSPECTED" on the reverse side of the inside label have been inspected for staples and are not included in this recall. Consumers can return recalled boots to any Academy Sports + Outdoors store for a full refund.

Incidents/Injuries:

Renaissance Imports has received one report of a consumer who was punctured by an exposed staple in the sole.

Sold Exclusively At
Academy Sports + Outdoors stores nationwide and online at Academy.com between July 2012 and October 2012 for about $23.
Importer:

Renaissance Imports, of Matthews, N.C.

Importer

Renaissance Imports, of Matthews, N.C.

Manufactured In:
China
Recall number:
13-246
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