The snaps on the swimsuit can detach, posing a choking hazard to the child.
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.”
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled swimsuits and return them to the customer service desk at any Meijer store for a full refund.
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.
Meijer, of Grand Rapids, Mich.
Wholesale Merchandisers LLC, of Grand Rapids, Mich.
Original article from: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2017/Meijer-Recalls-Childrens-Swimsuits
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