babyGap Children's Coats Recalled

Date:
April 30, 2009
Category:
Clothing
Company/Brand:
Gap Inc.
The Danger:
The coats have toggle fasteners that could break and detach from the coat, posing a choking hazard to young children.
Description:
This recall involves about 19,200 babyGap Children's Coats (and an additional 3,900 in Canada) and involves three different children's coat styles with toggles: Rose Toggle Hoodie (style 600298), Pink Duffle Coat (style 600344), and Blue Plaid and Mojave Toggle Coat (style 600942). The coats were sold in infant sizes up to 24 months and are made of cotton, polyester, or polyester/acrylic. The toggles are light tan plastic and about 1-3/4 inches long.
Sold At:
babyGap, GapKids, and Gap Stores nationwide and at www.gap.com from October 2008 through April 2009 for between $20 and $50.
What To Do:
Immediately take the recalled coats away from children and return them to any babyGap, GapKids, or Gap store for a full refund. Those who return the coats before August 31, 2009, will also receive a 20-percent off coupon for a regular priced item. Contact Gap to return by mail if purchased online. For more information, contact Gap toll-free at (888) 747-3704 between 9 a.m. and 9 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, and on Saturdays between 12 p.m. and 7 p.m. ET, visit www.gap.com, or email custserv@gap.com.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml09/09206.html

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