Wild & Wolf Ltd. recalls Petit Collage Musical Jumbo Wooden Xylophone

Starting date:
April 19, 2018
Posting date:
April 19, 2018
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Toys
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Choking Hazard
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-66524

Joint recall with Health Canada, the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (US CPSC) and Wild & Wolf Ltd.

Affected products

Petit Collage Musical Jumbo Wooden Xylophone

Product description

This recall involves Petit Collage Musical Jumbo Wooden Xylophones.  The xylophone is a wooden musical instrument toy for children aged 18 months and over. It consists of a wooden base, shaped like the profile of an elephant with five colored metal keys, and a wooden beater stick with a red wooden ball attached to one end. The beater stick measures about 14 cm (5 5/8 inches) long by 2cm (3/4 inches) wide. "Petit Collage" and "TT.1902.0617" are printed on the back of the xylophone.

Only xylophones with this letter/number combination are included in the recall.
Model Number UPC Batch Code
WXT-ELEPHANT 736313543421 TT.1902.0617

Hazard identified

The ball on the xylophone beater stick can separate, posing a choking hazard to young children.

As of April 11, 2018, the company has received no reports of the ball separating from the beater stick and no reports of injuries related to the use of this product in Canada.  In the United States, the company has received one report of the ball separating from the beater stick and one report of the ball being loose on the beater stick and no reports of injuries

Number sold

Approximately 240 units of the affected products were sold in Canada and approximately 2900 units were sold in the United States.

Time period sold

The affected products were sold from September 2017 to January 2018 in Canada, and from August 2017 to January 2018 in the United States.

Place of origin

Manufactured in China.

Companies

Manufacturer
Wild & Wolf Ltd.
Bath
UNITED KINGDOM
Manufacturer
Ningbo Tooky Toy Company Ltd.
Ningbo
CHINA

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled product and contact the company for a replacement beater stick.

For more information, Consumers may contact Wild & Wolf Ltd. toll free at 1- 855-215-5879 from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm (EST) Monday through Friday or visit the company's websites : petitcollage or wildandwolf

Consumers may view the release by the US CPSC on the Commission's website .

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.