Children's Hooded Sweatshirts with Drawstrings Recalled

Date:
April 26, 2010
Category:
Clothing
Jewelry & Accessories
Company/Brand:
Polar Bear Gift Shop
The Danger:
The sweatshirts have a drawstring through the hood which can pose a strangulation hazard to children.
Description:
This recall involves about 300 children's hooded sweatshirts sold in sizes small through extra large. "John Moose" and "Alaska" screen print logos are printed on the front of the yellow sweatshirts. The "Gaxiani" brand name and RN# 55774 are sewn on the neck tag inside of the garment.
Sold At:
Polar Bear Gift Shop in Anchorage, Alaska from February 2008 through August 2009 for about $15.
What To Do:
Immediately remove the drawstring to eliminate the hazard or return the sweatshirt to Polar Bear Gift Shop for a full refund. For more information, contact Polar Bear Gift Shop collect at (907) 274-4387 between 8:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or visit www.polarbeargifts.net
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml10/10204.html

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