Groupe Boyz Inc. recalls TAG brand sleepers and baby clothes

Starting date:
November 10, 2017
Posting date:
November 10, 2017
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Clothing and Accessories
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Identification number:
RA-65096

Affected products

Ten styles of TAG brand sleepers and baby clothes

Product description

This voluntary recall involves ten styles of TAG brand  100% cotton sleepers and baby clothes with metal snaps. Style numbers are listed on the garments’ neck labels. The recalled garments were available in sizes 1, 3, 6, 9, 12, 18 and 24 months, and 2 and 3 years.

 

The style numbers involved in the recall are the following:
Brand Style Number

TAG

TGN1728AYX

TGN1790AYX

TGN1787AYX

TGN1798AYX

TGB7174AVY

TGB7174AYW

TGB7174AYY

TGN7787AYX

TGN7790AYX

TGN7798AYX

 

Hazard identified

The metal snaps can detach from the garments, presenting a choking and laceration hazard for children.

As of November 8, 2017, four incidents had been reported to the company in Canada, including one where a baby suffered minor scratches on one arm.

Number sold

31,333 sleepers and baby clothing items were sold in Canada, exclusively in Aubainerie stores.

Time period sold

The recalled products were sold from October 2016 to September 2017.

Place of origin

Manufactured in Bangladesh and China.

Companies

Importer
Groupe Boyz Inc.
Montreal
Quebec
CANADA
Distributor
Groupe JNC 1944 Inc.(Aubainerie
9394 Du Golf Blvd QC, H1J 3A1
Anjou
Quebec
CANADA

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop putting the recalled clothing on their children and return the garments to their nearest Aubainerie store for a full refund.

For more information, consumers may contact an Aubainerie customer service representative at 1-844-303-1244 or send an email.

Please note that the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.

Health Canada would like to remind Canadians to report any health or safety incidents related to the use of this product or any other consumer product or cosmetic by filling out the Consumer Product Incident Report Form.

This recall is also posted on the OECD Global Portal on Product Recalls website. You can visit this site for more information on other international consumer product recalls.