Recall date: May 12, 2015
Recall number: 15-134

Recall Summary

Name of product:
Twist Swivel Stools
Hazard:
The weld joint attaching the stool seat to the center post can break, posing a fall hazard.
Remedy:
Refund
Consumer Contact:

Cost Plus World Market 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 125,000
Description:

The weld joint attaching the stool seat to the center post can break.

Description:

This recall involves twist swivel stools with a light brown-finish wood seat and base with four black metal legs. The stools measure 24.5 inches high in the non-extended position and 29.5 inches when fully extended. SKU number 438000 is printed on the UPC sticker attached to the underside of the stool seat.

Incidents/Injuries:

The firm has received 12 reports of the stool's joint breaking.  No injuries have been reported.

 
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled stool and return it to any Cost Plus World Market or World Market store for a full refund. Refunds can be used toward the purchase of a replacement stool when it becomes available.

Sold Exclusively At:

Cost Plus World Market and World Market stores nationwide and online at www.worldmarket.com from February 2011 through February 2015 for about $120.

Distributor(s):

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

Manufactured In:
Indonesia