Recall: Pink Angel Embroidered Girls' Denim Shorts
On 2012-10-04, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published a recall regarding Pink Angel Embroidered Girls' Denim Shorts due to a potential choking hazard. This product sold new beginning in January 2012 for about $10 to $12.
About 1,000 units are involved in this Franshaw shorts recall. Learn more and find out what to do if you own this product below.
This was the 1st recall of products in the Bottoms category in 2012.
Since 2005, there have been approximately 20 similar recalls,
involving about 700,000 product units.
Company Contact Information:
Phone: (877) 328-9222
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What is the problem?
Decorative studs on the denim shorts' pockets can detach and pose a choking hazard to young children.
How can I tell if I own this product?
This recall involves Pink Angel branded embroidered denim shorts for girl infants and toddlers in sizes 12M to 4T. The shorts come with a bright pink lace belt and feature two embroidered butterflies on the left front panel with decorative studs attached to the front and rear pockets. Style numbers B91540 or B11540 can be found on the hangtag of the shorts.
These items were sold new+ at Buy Buy Baby retail locations from January 2012 to July 2012 for about $10 to $12.
What should I do if I own this recalled product?
First, stop using the item.
Then, add the item to a free, private Items I Own account. This will enable you to easily access the CPSC and recalling company's remedy instructions as well as track your progress toward getting the item returned or fixed. Click "I Own THIS Item" to continue.
The CPSC provides the following remedy information:
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled denim shorts and return them to any Buy Buy Baby store to receive a full refund.
Buy Buy Baby toll-free at (877)328-9222 any time, or visit the firm's website www.buybuybaby.com and go to the link Safety and Recalls at the bottom of the homepage for more information.
Incidents & Injuries Reported as of Recall Date
Buy Buy Baby received one report of the decorative studs detaching from the shorts. No injuries have been reported.
+WeMakeItSafer cautions consumers that recalled items may have been acquired at different locations, prices and times than specified in the CPSC recall announcement. This is especially true for items purchased in online marketplaces, resale shops or yard sales. More information may be available at CPSC.gov.
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