Children's Fleece Hooded Jackets Recalled

November 27, 2007
The Bon-Ton Department Stores
The Danger:
The garments have a drawstring through the hood, which can pose a strangulation hazard to children.
This recall involves about 3,240 children's fleece hooded zip-up jackets. The hooded zip-up sweatshirts are for boys' sizes 8-20 and were made under the "Burnside" brand. The sweatshirts came in boys' sizes small, medium, large, and x-large and have various designs on the front. The recalled models have "RN #39209" printed on the tag.
Sold At:
Bon-Ton, Bergner's, Boston Store, Carson Pirie Scott, Elder-Beerman, Herberger's, and Younkers stores nationwide and Parisian stores in the Detroit area from August 2007 through October 2007 for between $18 and $30.
What To Do:
Remove the drawstrings from the sweatshirt immediately or return the sweatshirt to the store for a refund. For more information, contact Bon-Ton toll-free at (866) 798-2875 anytime or visit their Web site at
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