The mugs are mislabeled as microwave safe. If microwaved, the metallic print on the mug can spark, posing a fire hazard.
This recall involves Holiday Travel mugs with lids. They have a decal with “Let it Snow” or “Merry and Bright” in gold metallic lettering. The bottom portion of the mugs is red or green and the top half portion is white. The lids are black. They measure 7 inches tall. “Microwave safe” is written on the backstamp under the glaze and on the wrap band.
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled mugs and return them to place of purchase for a full refund or contact Boston Warehouse Trading Corp.
The firm has received one report of sparks when a consumer used the mug in a microwave. No injuries have been reported.
Exclusively at Meijer stores nationwide from October 2019 through November 2019 for about $10.
Boston Warehouse Trading Corp., of Norwood, Mass.
Meijer Distribution Inc., of Grand Rapids, Mich.
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.