Recall Date: March 30, 2017
Recall Number: 17-122
Name of Product: Infant caps
Hazard: The button on the top of the infant cap can detach, posing a choking hazard.
Consumers should immediately take the infant caps away from young children and contact the firm to receive a full refund, including shipping cost.
Consumer Contact: Sock and Accessory Brands Global toll-free at 877-429-7637 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.wearsabg.com and click on Infant Cap Recall icon on top of home page for more information.
Units: About14,500(in addition, about 50 were sold in Canada)
Description: This recall involves John Deere gray infant baseball caps with a green tractor design. The caps were sold in one size (infant 6-12 months). Style number “JSH721HF ” and manufacture date 11/2016 are printed on the sewn in care label inside the back of the caps.
Incidents/Injuries: None reported
Sold at: Tractor Supply Company and farm and ranch stores nationwide from January 2017 through March 2017 for between $10 and $16.
Importer/Distributor: Sock and Accessory Brands Global,ofAdvance, N.C.
Manufactured in: China
Note: Health Canada's press release is available at http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2017/62816r-eng.php
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