Recall date: March 7, 2013
Recall number: 13-132

Recall Summary

Name of product:
Garlic Slicers
Hazard:
A blade on the garlic slicer can unexpectedly dislodge during use, posing a laceration hazard to the consumer.
Remedy:
Replace
Consumer Contact:

The Pampered Chef at productalert@pamperedchef.com or tollfree  at (877) 917-2433 anytime. To speak with an operator, consumers can call between 7 a.m. and 11 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. CT Saturday. Consumers can also visit the company's website at www.pamperedchef.com and click on the "Product Alert" tab for more information.

Recall Details Report an Incident Involving this Product

Units:
About 286,000
Description:

This recall involves The Pampered Chef garlic slicers sold individually and with a garlic peeler. The garlic slicers were sold under product numbers 1113 (individual) and 2578 (set). The two-piece white plastic, tube shaped slicer measures 2 ? inches by 3 ? inches and has two blades on the end. "The Pampered Chef" is engraved on the top cover.

Incidents/Injuries:

The Pampered Chef has received 23 reports of blades detaching during use including one report of a consumer who cut her finger.

 
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled garlic slicers and contact The Pampered Chef for a replacement product.

Sold At:

The Pampered Chef independent consultants nationwide and online at www.pamperedchef.com from January 2009 through July 2011 for about $14 for the individual garlic slicer and $20 for the set.

Importer:

The Pampered Chef, of Addison, Ill.

Distributor:

The Pampered Chef, of Addison, Ill.

Manufactured In:
China