Meijer Recalls Children’s swimsuits due to the snaps detach

Meijer children’s swimsuits

Name of product:

Wave Zone children’s swimsuits

Hazard:

The snaps on the swimsuit can detach, posing a choking hazard to the child.

Remedy:

Refund

Recall date:

August 8, 2017

Recall number:

17-202

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves the Wave Zone one-piece, zip-back swimsuit for newborns, infants and toddlers. The swimsuits have a zipper on the back and four snaps on the bottom and were sold in four colors: blue and gray with a shark on the front; white and navy stripes with an anchor pattern; pink and teal with a strawberry on the front; pink arms with a multi-colored fish pattern. The swimsuits were sold in sizes: 0-3m, 3-6m, 6-9m, 12m, 18m, and 24m. “Wave Zone” and “Made in China” are printed on the inner collar. The tracking number located on the sewn-in label on the inner side seam is “NOV 2016 021-14328.”

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled swimsuits and return them to the customer service desk at any Meijer store for a full refund.

Incidents/Injuries:

Meijer has received 11 reports of the snaps detaching from these children’s swimsuits. No injuries have been reported.

Sold Exclusively At:

Meijer stores in Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, and Wisconsin from January 2017 through July 2017 for about $14.

Importer(s):

Meijer, of Grand Rapids, Mich.

Distributor(s):

Wholesale Merchandisers LLC, of Grand Rapids, Mich.

Manufactured In:

China