Midwest-CBK recalls Midwest Gift brand Baby Rattle Socks

Starting date:
January 15, 2019
Posting date:
January 15, 2019
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Clothing and Accessories
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Choking Hazard
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-68812

Affected products

Midwest Gift Baby Rattle Socks - Perfect Pair

Product description

This recall involves various styles of Midwest Gift brand Baby Rattle Socks - Perfect Pair.

The impacted products have tags containing the item number and UPC as follows:
Item Number UPC Style
7804250 3844908576 Penguin, Santa, Reindeer and Snowman
7604840 3844901927 Clownfish, Crab, Crocodile, Flamingo, Shark and Whale
7107427 3844911178 Dragon, Kitty, Tiger, Unicorn

 

Hazard identified

The small adornments on the socks may detach which could pose as a choking hazard for young children.

As of January 9, 2019, the company has received 1 reported incident in Canada, and no reports of injuries.

Number sold

Approximately 2,600 units of the affected products were sold in Canada.

Time period sold

The affected products were sold from October 2017 to December 2018.

Place of origin

Manufactured in China.

Companies

Distributor
Midwest-CBK, LLC
Cannon Falls
Minnesota
UNITED STATES

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled socks and contact Midwest-CBK to obtain further instructions on how to return the product for a refund.

For more information, consumers may contact Midwest-CBK Customer Service at 1-800-394-4225 between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. CT, Monday through Friday or by 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.