Name of product:
Children’s shoes
Hazard:

The rivets on the children’s shoes have sharp edges, posing a laceration hazard.

Remedy:
Refund
Recall date:
November 16, 2016
Recall number:
17-033
Consumer Contact:

Consumers should immediately take the recalled shoes away from children and contact Skidders Footwear to receive a full refund.

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves Skidders Footwear children’s canvas tennis shoes sold in three sizes: 12M, 18M and 24M. The shoes have white rubber bottoms and come in three different colors: navy blue fabric with orange rivets and laces, gray fabric with green rivets and laces, and denim colored fabric with pink rivets and laces.

 
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately take the recalled shoes away from children and contact Skidders Footwear to receive a full refund.

Incidents/Injuries:

The firm has received three reports of the rivets scratching the feet of the wearer. No injuries have been reported.

Sold Exclusively At:

Meijer stores located in Michigan, Indiana, Illinois, Ohio, Kentucky, and Wisconsin, from August 2016 through October 2016 for about $10.

Importer(s):

Skidders Footwear Inc., of New York

Distributor(s):

Skidders Footwear Inc., of New York

Manufactured In:
China
Units:
About 5,500
This recall was conducted, voluntarily by the company, under CPSC’s Fast Track Recall process. Fast Track recalls are initiated by firms, who commit to work with CPSC to quickly announce the recall and remedy to protect consumers.