Snoopy Sno-Cone Machines Recalled

Date:
October 31, 2013
Category:
Miscellaneous
Company/Brand:
LaRose Industries LLC
The Danger:
A brass rivet can fall out of the sno-cone machine's ice-shaving cylinder and into a sno-cone, posing a risk of injury to the mouth or the teeth. There have been 64 reports of brass rivets falling out of the sno-cone machine's ice-shaving cylinder. No injuries have been reported.
Description:
The recall includes about 102,000 Cra-Z-Art Snoopy Sno-Cone Machines with one of three batch numbers BCH003005A28-0812, BCHTRU001A17-0812 or BCHTRU004A16-0712 printed on the back of the white plastic doghouse and on the side of the box. The plastic sno-cone machines are white in the shape of a dog house with a red roof and red shovel. Snoopy is on the dog house and Charlie Brown and Lucy images are on the front along with a snowman. A metal ice-shaving cylinder in the middle of the sno-cone machine dispenses ice shavings out of the front. The words "SNOOPY" and "SNO-CONES" are on the front of the machine and "Cra-Z-Art" is on the back.
Sold At:
Barnes & Noble, Target and Toys R Us stores nationwide and online at amazon.com from September 2012 through July 2013 for about $15.
What To Do:
Stop using the recalled sno-cone machines immediately and contact LaRose Industries for a free repair kit, which includes a new ice shaving cylinder. Do not return the recalled sno-cone machines to the store where purchased. For more information contact the company by phone at (855) 345-4593, by email at recall@laroseindustries.com, or go online to laroseindustries.com and click on the Recall tab.
For More Information:
cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2014/Snoopy-Sno-Cone-Machines-Recalled-by-LaRose-Industries/

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