Buster Brown Clog Children's Shoes Recalled

Date:
July 21, 2009
Category:
Clothing
Company/Brand:
Brown Shoe Co. Inc.
The Danger:
The shoe has decorative wheels that can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children.
Description:
This recall involves about 1.4 million (an additional 73,000 pair of shoes were previously recalled in April 2009) Buster Brown & Co. clog children's shoes with the following model or retail numbers: model CARS Clog - 83893, number AMAZON.COM 117B81; BEALLS' 3893-60; J.C. PENNEY 010-4231; MEIJER 830873, 830870; NOVUS 792794; PAYLESS SHOESOURCE 59920; RACK ROOM SHOES 422053; SEARS 89065, 49041; SHOE SHOW 442041, 346304; TARGET 93065072-80, 093060312-313, 093021564-1572; TARGET.COM 93065072-80, 093060312-313, 093021564-1572; VALUE CITY 3249364; WAL-MART STORES 9295815, 9295824, 2571648, 2571613, 2571627, 2571606, 2571620, 2571634, 2571641, 2571588, 2571599, 2571574, 2571581; model CARS Clog - 84972, number K-MART, 84972; PAYLESS SHOESOURCE, 59920, 60397, 61117; CARS Mater Clog - 84949, number AMAZON.COM, 708B21; RACK ROOM SHOES, 422061; SHOE SHOW, 344297, 346493; VALUE CITY, 3249406; model CARS Mater Fleece Clog - 93728, number WAL-MART STORES, 9812368, 2594651; model Transformers Animated Fleece Clog - 95420, number WAL-MART STORES, 9812089, 2594695, 2594658, 594665, 2594672, 2594679, 2594686; model Transformers Animated Clog - 89749, number HUMBERTO VIDAL 3428-258; PAYLESS SHOESOURCE, 65744, 66046; SHOE SHOW, 346593; model Barbie Clog - 84938, number AMAZON.COM, 208B30; VALUE CITY, 3249505; WAL-MART STORES 9295917, 2572148, 2572050, 572057, 2572064, 2572071, 2572078. These shoes are a plastic molded EVA "water" clog and are designed to resemble a car. The shoes are red, brown, blue, yellow, and pink and most shoes bear the words "CARS," "Transformers Animated," or "Barbie." "Buster Brown & Co.™" is printed on the shoe inside at the heel, on a sewn-in tag inside the fleece-lined shoe, and on the original hang tag. The model or retail number can also be found on these tags. The shoes were sold in children sizes 5 to 13 and youth sizes 1-3.
Sold At:
Major retailers nationwide, including Bealls?, Famous Footwear, J.C. Penney, Meijer, Rack Room, Sears, Shoe Show, Target, and Wal-Mart from August 2007 through June 2009 for $10 to $25.
What To Do:
Immediately take this product away from children and return it to the store for a full refund. For more information, contact Buster Brown & Co. toll-free at (888) 869-1044 between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. CT Monday through Friday and between 10 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. CT on Saturday, visit www.busterbrownshoes.com or send an email to Busterandtige@brownshoe.com.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml09/09281.html

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