Recall date: June 11, 2014
Recall number: 14-204

Recall Summary

Name of product:
Glass Bubble Knobs
Hazard:
The knobs can break and expose sharp pieces of glass, posing a risk of laceration to the consumer.
Remedy:
Refund
Consumer Contact:

Cost Plus Management Services Inc. toll-free at (877) 967-5362 from 7 a.m. to midnight ET daily or online at www.worldmarket.com and click on "Product Recalls" for more information.

Recall Details Report an Incident Involving this Product

Units:
About 251,400
Description:

The "Bubble Knobs" glass cabinet and drawer-pulls can break and expose sharp pieces of glass. This poses a risk of laceration to the consumer.

Description:

This recall involves glass bubble knobs used on cabinet doors and drawers. The knobs were sold in two sizes and six colors including: blue, amethyst, pink, green, smoke and clear. The larger knobs are about 1.25 inches in diameter. The smaller knobs are about .75 inches in diameter. The glass knobs are attached to bronze-colored hardware.

Incidents/Injuries:

The firm has received five reports of broken knobs resulting in five reports of hand and/or finger lacerations.

 
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the glass knobs and return them to any Cost Plus World Market or World Market store for a full refund.

Sold Exclusively At:

Cost Plus World Market and World Market stores nationwide from October 2010 to April 2014 for between $2 and $4.

Importer:

Cost Plus Management Services Inc., of Oakland, Calif.

Distributor:

Cost Plus Management Services Inc., of Oakland, Calif.

Manufactured In:
India