Thursday, February 07, 2008

Children’s Hooded Sweatshirts Recalled by Seventy Two Inc.

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with Seventy Two Inc., announced a voluntary recall of the Bonafide Love Hooded Children’s Sweatshirts due to a strangulation hazard. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed.

This recall involves the Bonafide Love children’s hooded sweatshirts. The sweatshirts are reversible and come in two styles. The hearts and stars style is green and in the front has a heart surrounded by pink stars. On the reverse, it is hot pink with light pink dots. The Robots style is gray with drawings of robots and pink hearts. On the reverse, it has a zebra-like pattern with gray and black stripes. “Bonafide Love” is printed on a label sewn into the collar. The recalled items were sold exclusively at Nordstrom stores nationwide from November 2007 through December 2007 for about $40.

Consumers should immediately remove the drawstrings to eliminate the hazard or return the sweatshirts to Nordstrom or to Seventy Two for a full refund. For additional information, contact Seventy Two Inc. collect at (626) 330-8027 ext. 170 between 9 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. ET Monday through Friday.