|By PR Newswire||
|February 26, 2014 11:00 AM EST|
WASHINGTON, Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.
Name of Product: Cork Stacker block sets
Hazard: Small pieces of cork can break off the blocks, posing a choking hazard to young children.
Consumer Contact: A Harvest Company toll-free at (877) 394-7774 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit the firm's website at www.aharvestcompany.com and click Cork Stacker Blocker Sets Recall for more information.
Units: About 720 sets
Description: This recall involves a three-piece cork block stacking toy. Each of the square cork blocks are a different size: 2 7/8 inch by 2 7/8 inch, 2 3/8 inch by 2 3/8 inch and 2 inch by 2 inch. All of the blocks are 1 ½ inches tall. The blocks have black dots on the top. The packaging is labeled "6mo+" for use by children six months and older.
Incidents/Injuries: The firm has received seven reports of cork pieces breaking off of the blocks, including two reports of children mouthing the cork pieces. No injuries have been reported.
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled cork block toys and contact A Harvest Company for instructions to return the block sets for a merchandise credit.
Sold exclusively online by: StorkStack.com during January 2014 as part of the January Stork Stack subscription for about $30 for a total of five products.
Importer: A Harvest Company, of Huntley, Ill.
Manufactured in: United States
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SOURCE U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission