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Recalls

Monday, November 4, 2013 - 9:23 am

SNOOPY SNO-CONE MACHINES

DETAILS: Cra-Z-Art Snoopy snow-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 words “SNOOPY” and “SNO-CONES” are on the front of the machine and “Cra-Z-Art” is on the back. They were sold September 2012 through July.

WHY: A brass rivet can fall out of the machine's ice-shaving cylinder and into a snow-cone, posing a risk of injury.

INCIDENTS: 64 reports of rivets falling out of the cylinder. No injuries have been reported.

HOW MANY: About 102,000.

FOR MORE: Call LaRose Industries at 1-855-345-4693 send email to recall@laroseindustries, or visit www.laroseindustries.com and click on the Product Recall Information at the bottom for more information.

BLENDERS

DETAILS: Calphalon XL 9 speed blenders, model 1832449, also identified as model ME600BL. The model number is located on the underside of the blender's base. They were sold from September 2012 through September 2013.

WHY: A piece of the blender's mixing blade unit can break off during use, posing an injury hazard.

HOW MANY: About 22,000 in the U.S. and 400 in Canada.

FOR MORE: Call Calphalon at 1-800-809-7267 or visit www.Calphalon.com and click on “XL 9 Speed Blender Recall Information” for more information.

BABY BLANKETS

DETAILS: BreathableBaby BreathableSack wearable blanket for infants. They are sleeveless, wearable blankets. They come in two sizes: small (10-18 pounds) and medium (16-24 pounds) and come in three colors: kiwi Whoo, pink Hip, and blue Splash. There is one animal stitched on the left chest of each blanket of an owl, hippo or elephant. Only BreathableSacks from Lot No. 124 with a manufacture date of 04/17/2012 are included in the recall. A tag sewn inside the recalled units where the infant's right foot would be located states the “Date of Manufacture: 04/17/2012, Lot No. 124,” along with the washing instructions on the back of the tag. They were sold from June 2012 to August.

WHY: The zipper pull tabs and sliders can detach posing a choking hazard to infants.

INCIDENTS: None reported.

HOW MANY: About 15,000.

FOR MORE: Call BreathableBaby at 1-877-827-4442 or visit www.breathablebaby.com and click on Recall Information.

CHILDREN’S SITTING STOOLS

DETAILS: Circo-brand Chloe and Conner sitting stools. The children's sitting stools were sold as part of the Circo-brand Chloe & Conner Collection. Item numbers 249200218 (red), 249200207 (white), 249200217 (navy), 249200208 (pink) are printed on a sticker on the underside of the stools. They were sold at Target from April 2012 through June.

WHY: The stabilizing bar can crack and cause the stool to collapse, posing a fall hazard.

INCIDENTS: Seven reports of the stools breaking or collapsing and causing a child to fall. In five of the reported incidents, bumps, bruises and cuts were reported.

HOW MANY: About 69,000.

FOR MORE: Call Target at 1-800-440-0680, send email to guest.relations@target.com, or visit www.target.com, click on Product Recalls at the bottom of the page and then select “Children's & Baby Products.”