Children's Hooded Sweatshirts Recalled

Date:
January 10, 2007
Category:
Clothing
Company/Brand:
Seena International
The Danger:
The sweatshirts have a drawstring through the hood, posing a strangulation hazard to children.
Description:
The recall includes about 45,000 children's fleece hooded sweatshirts, sizes 8-12. The sweatshirts were sold in black, brown, blue, red, gray, white, and off-white. The words "BKLYN Xpress" and "Brooklyn Xpress" and various graphic designs are embroidered on the sweatshirts. A sewn-in tag has one of the following style numbers:
  • BXFL72B
  • BXFL73B
  • BXFL74B
  • BXFL75B
  • BXFL77B
  • BXFL80B
Sold At:
Various clothing stores, including Ross and Gordmans, from September 2006 through December 2006 for about $25.
What To Do:
Immediately remove the drawstring from the sweatshirt or return it to the store for help in removing the drawstring. For additional information, contact Seena International toll-free at (866) 927-5596 between 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit their Web site at www.brooklynxpress.com.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml07/07077.html

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