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Libbey Glass Recalls Cocktail Glasses

  • Libbey Cocktail Glass
Name of Product:
Bristol Valley Cocktail Glasses with Sheer Rim
Hazard:
The glasses can break unexpectedly, posing a laceration hazard.
Remedy:
Refund
Replace
Recall Date:
December 18, 2013
Units:
About 218,000
Consumer Contact

Libbey Glass at (800) 982-7063 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or visit the firm's website at www.libbey.com and click on "Product Recall" for more information. 

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves Bristol Valley, model 8555SR, cocktail glasses with sheer rims. The glasses are made of clear, colorless glass in a 7.75 ounce cocktail design with a thin rim. The glasses measure about 6? inches high, 3? inches wide at the base, and 4? inches wide at the top. They were sold individually and in 24-piece cartons for commercial users.

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled glasses and return them to the store where purchased for a refund.  Commercial customers should contact Libbey Glass Inc. to arrange for destruction of the product and receipt of a credit, refund or replacement.

Incidents/Injuries:

Libbey has received 16 reports from commercial customers of glasses breaking, including one report of a minor laceration to a restaurant patron when the glass broke during use. 

Sold Through

Commercial customers for use in foodservice establishments, at the Libbey Outlet Store in Shreveport, Louisiana and at various independent liquor stores nationwide from January 2013 through November 2013 for between $1 and $4 per glass. 

Importer:

Libbey Glass Inc., of Toledo, Ohio

Importer

Libbey Glass Inc., of Toledo, Ohio

Manufactured In:
United States
Recall number:
14-065
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