Girls' Hooded Sweatshirts Recalled

Date:
November 25, 2009
Category:
Clothing
Company/Brand:
Allura Imports Inc.
The Danger:
The sweatshirts have a drawstring through the hood, which can pose a strangulation hazard to young children.
Description:
This recall involves about 3,700 girls' velour hooded sweatshirts with a zip front. The sweatshirts were sold as a part of a two-piece set. "Major Diva" is printed on the front of the sweatshirts. The tag on the inside of the sweatshirts reads "2b REAL." The sweatshirts were sold in hot pink, light pink, ivory, and khaki, in sizes 4, 5/6, and 6X.
Sold At:
Burlington Coat Factory stores nationwide from October 2008 through July 2009 for about $11.
What To Do:
Immediately remove the drawstrings from the sweatshirts to eliminate the hazard, or return the garments to either the store or to Allura Imports for a full refund. For more information, contact Allura Imports at (800) 695-4510 between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. ET. Monday through Friday or visit www.burlingtoncoatfactory.com.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml10/10050.html

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