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The Children’s Place Recalls Boys’ Varsity Jackets

  • Recalled Children’s Place varsity jacket
  • Tag on recalled Children’s Place varsity jacket
Name of Product:
Boys' varsity jackets
Hazard:
The metal snaps on the jackets could detach, posing a choking hazard to young children.
Remedy:
Refund
Recall Date:
August 06, 2015
Units:
About 13,700 (in addition, 2,200 were sold in Canada)
Consumer Contact

The Children's Place toll free at (877) 752 2387 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.childrensplace.com and click on "Recall Information" at the bottom of the page.

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves boys' knitted fleece varsity jackets in sizes 6 months through 5T. The jackets are royal blue with gray sleeves and have a baseball character with a red hat on the left chest area. "The Children's Place" is printed on a tag at the neck of the jacket. A white sewn-in label at the side seam has product numbers 158805, 158806, 158807 and vendor number 1408.

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately take the recalled jackets away from children and return them to any The Children's Place store for a full refund.  If the jacket was purchased online, contact The Children's Place to receive a postage-paid envelope to return the jacket for a full refund.

Incidents/Injuries:

None reported

Sold Exclusively At

The Children's Place stores nationwide and online at www.childrensplace.com from December 2014 through July 2015 for about $30.

Manufactured In:
Pakistan
Importer(s):

The Children’s Place Services Company LLC, of Secaucus, N.J.

Recall number:
15-209
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