Name of product:
Children’s bat cape costumes
Hazard:

The fabric hook and loop fastener at the neck of the children’s bat cape costumes can fail to detach readily during use, posing a strangulation hazard to children.

Remedy:
Refund
Recall date:
April 7, 2016
Recall number:
16-139
Consumer Contact:

IKEA toll-free at 888-966-4532 anytime or online at www.ikea-usa.com and click on Press Room at the bottom of the page, then Product Recalls for more information.

Recall Details

In Conjunction With:
 
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately take the recalled bat capes away from children and return the capes to any IKEA store for a full refund.

Incidents/Injuries:

IKEA has received three reports outside of the United States of the fabric hook and loop fastener at the neck of the costume failing to detach readily and scratching children’s necks.

Sold Exclusively At:

IKEA stores nationwide and online at www.ikea-usa.com from November 2015 through February 2016 for about $13.

Manufacturer(s):

"IKEA North America, of Conshohocken, Pa."

Importer(s):

IKEA North America Services LLC, of Conshohocken, Pa.

Distributor(s):

"

IKEA North America Services LLC, of Conshohocken, Pa.

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Manufactured In:
China
Units:
About 11,000 (in addition, 750 in Canada)