Recall date: July 10, 2014
Recall number: 14-226

Recall Summary

Name of product:
Charging Kits
Hazard:
The wall charger can overheat and emit smoke and sparks, posing fire and burn hazards to consumers. The prongs on the charger can detach and remain in the electrical outlet, posing a risk of electrical shock.
Remedy:
Refund
Consumer Contact:

Lifeguard Press at (800) 992-3006 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or online at www.lifeguardpress.com and click on Press at the bottom of the page for more information.

Recall Details Report an Incident Involving this Product

Units:
About 25,400
Description:

This recall involves seven models of charging kits with universal serial bus (USB) connectors that are used to recharge Apple iPhone, iPad and iPod devices. The recalled kits were sold under the Ban.do, Jonathan Adler and Lilly Pulitzer brand names and contained a wall charger, a 12 to 24-volt car charger, a 30-pin USB cord and a Lightning port adapter. The wall chargers are plastic cubes about 1 ? inches long, 1 inch wide and ? inch tall with two metal prongs for plugging into an electrical outlet on one end and a USB port on the opposite end. Ban.do wall chargers came in the colors yellow and black and white stripe. Jonathan Adler wall chargers came in multicolor and blue and white patterns. Lilly Pulitzer wall chargers came in multicolor floral patterns. The following charging kits are being recalled:

 

Brand Name

Model Name/Design

Item Number

Ban.do

Power Trip Frills

14150111

 

Power Trip Mermaid/Blush Stripe

14150118

Jonathan Adler

Architectural Borders

140250

 

Hudson

140252

Lilly Pulitzer

Beach Rose

143501

 

Mai Tai

78602

 

Trippin and Sippin

143504

 

Brand names are on the top front of the packaging and on the Lightning port adapters. Model names are on the bottom front of the packaging. Item numbers are on the back of the package in the bottom right corner.

Incidents/Injuries:

Lifeguard Press has received six reports of the wall chargers emitting smoke and sparking and six reports of prongs detaching from the plug. No injuries have been reported.

 
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately unplug and stop using the USB wall charger and contact Lifeguard Press to return the charging kit for a full refund.

Sold At:

Dillard's, Lilly Pulitzer, Nordstrom's and independent boutiques nationwide from February 2014 to June 2014 for between $25 and $30.

Importer:

Lifeguard Press Inc. Bowling Green, Ky.

Manufactured In:
China