The candle holders can catch on fire if they come in contact with the candle’s flame, posing a fire hazard.
About 5,300 (In addition, about 300 in Canada)
This recall involves Urban Outfitter’s Swirled Taper and Sofia Taper Candle Holders. They are made out of resin and were sold in the following colors and SKU numbers. The SKU number is located on the price label on the bottom of the candle holders.
|Recalled Urban Outfitter Swirled Taper Candle Holders|
|Model Name||Color||SKU Numbers|
|Swirled Taper Candle Holder||Amber||0056497571 / 0055361745|
|Swirled Taper Candle Holder||Green||0056497597 / 0055361752|
|Sofia Taper Candle Holder||Moss||0056497308 / 0054947544|
|Sofia Taper Candle Holder||Lavender||0056497316 / 0054947528|
|Sofia Taper Candle Holder||Peach||0056497324 / 0054947502|
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled candle holders and return them to any Urban Outfitters store for a full refund. Customers can also contact Urban Outfitters to receive a prepaid return label to return the candle holders by mail. Urban Outfitters is contacting online purchasers by email; in-store purchasers should contact Urban Outfitters.
The firm has received 11 reports of the candle holders catching fire including 1 report of property damage. No injuries have been reported.
Urban Outfitters Inc., of Philadelphia, Pa.
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.
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is charged with protecting the public from unreasonable risk of injury or death associated with the use of thousands of types of consumer products. Deaths, injuries, and property damage from consumer product-related incidents cost the nation more than $1 trillion annually. CPSC's work to ensure the safety of consumer products has contributed to a decline in the rate of injuries associated with consumer products over the past 50 years.
Federal law prohibits any person from selling products subject to a Commission ordered recall or a voluntary recall undertaken in consultation with the CPSC.