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Macy's Recalls Infants' First Impressions Varsity Jackets Due to Choking Hazard

WASHINGTON, July 18, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --Consumers should stop using this product, which is being recalled voluntarily, unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

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Recall Summary
Name of product: Infants' First Impressions Varsity Jackets

Hazard: The snaps on the jackets can come off, posing a choking hazard.

Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled products and return them to the place of purchase for a refund of the purchase price. Consumers who purchased the product from www.macys.com should return the recalled products to their nearest Macy's store or use the return shipping label enclosed with their original mail order.

Consumer Contact:  Macy's toll-free at (888) 257-5949 between 10 a.m. and 10 p.m. ET or online at www.macys.com and click on Product Recalls for more information.

Photos are available at http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2013/Macys-Recalls-First-Impressions-Infants-Varsity-Jackets/

Recall Details
Units: About 8,700
Description: This recall involves infants' snap-up jackets with hoods. The hooded jackets come in navy blue with green and turquoise trim, or gray with yellow sleeves and navy and yellow trim.  Style number 1300 is found on the label sewn into the side seam and the UPC code is found on the product hangtag. The recalled jackets come in the following sizes and UPC codes:

Macy's


Military Exchange

Size

UPC

Color


Size

UPC

Color

3-6 MO

766360093969

CHARCOAL


3-6 MO

766360738853

CHARCOAL

6-9 MO

766360093976

CHARCOAL


6-9 MO

766360738860

CHARCOAL

12 MO

766360093952

CHARCOAL


12 MO

766360738846

CHARCOAL

18 MO

766360093983

CHARCOAL


18 MO

766360738877

CHARCOAL

24 MO

766360093990

CHARCOAL


24 MO

766360738884

CHARCOAL

3-6 MO

766360094010

FIJI BLUE


3-6 MO

766360738907

FIJI BLUE

6-9 MO

766360094027

FIJI BLUE


6-9 MO

766360738914

FIJI BLUE

12 MO

766360094003

FIJI BLUE


12 MO

766360738891

FIJI BLUE

18 MO

766360094034

FIJI BLUE


18 MO

766360738921

FIJI BLUE

24 MO

766360094041

FIJI BLUE


24 MO

766360738938

FIJI BLUE

Incidents/Injuries: No injuries reported.
Sold exclusively at: Macy's stores nationwide, on the firm's website www.macys.com, and at Military Exchanges between September and November 2012 for between $25 and $52.
Importer: Macy's Merchandising Group, Inc., of New York, N.Y.
Manufactured in:
China

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission is charged with protecting the public from unreasonable risks of injury or death associated with the use of thousands of types of consumer products under the agency's jurisdiction.  Deaths, injuries, and property damage from consumer product incidents cost the nation more than $1 trillion annually.

CPSC is charged with protecting the public from unreasonable risks of injury or death associated with the use of the thousands of consumer products under the agency's jurisdiction. Deaths, injuries, and property damage from consumer product incidents cost the nation more than $900 billion annually. CPSC is committed to protecting consumers and families from products that pose a fire, electrical, chemical, or mechanical hazard. CPSC's work to ensure the safety of consumer products—such as toys, cribs, power tools, cigarette lighters, and household chemicals—contributed to a decline in the rate of deaths and injuries associated with consumer products over the past 40 years.

Under federal law, it is illegal to attempt to sell or resell this or any other recalled product.

To report a dangerous product or a product-related injury, go online to: SaferProducts.gov, call CPSC's Hotline at (800) 638-2772 or teletypewriter at (301) 595-7054 for the hearing and speech impaired.  Consumers can obtain this news release and product safety information at www.cpsc.gov.  To join a free e-mail subscription list, please go to http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Newsroom/Subscribe/.

Media Contact
Please use the phone numbers below for all media requests.
Phone: (301) 504-7908
Spanish: (301) 504-7800

CPSC Consumer Information Hotline
Contact us at this toll-free number if you have questions about a recall:
800-638-2772 (TTY 301-595-7054)
Times: 8 a.m.5:30 p.m. ET; Messages can be left anytime
Call to get product safety and other agency information and to report unsafe products.

SOURCE U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission



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