December 13, 2000
Pier 1 Recalls Stuffed Animals
Fort Worth, TX (SafetyAlerts) - Pier 1 Imports said
today it is voluntarily recalling about 600 stuffed snowmen and 1,300 stuffed reindeer
toys. The toys have small parts, which could come loose, posing a possible choking hazard
to young children.
No injuries have been reported.
The snowman is about 10-inches high with a black hat, red scarf, two buttons attached to
the body and an orange nose. The reindeer is brown, about 8-inches high with a red scarf
and a set of fabric- covered wire antlers. The label on the snowman reads "Pier 1
Imports" and "SKU#1840236." The label on the reindeer
reads "Pier 1 Imports" and "SKU#1840249." Pier 1
Imports stores nationwide sold these toys from August 2000 through October 2000 for about
Consumers should take these toys away from
young children immediately. Return the toys to the store where purchased for a refund or
exchange. For more information, call Pier 1 Imports at (800) 245-4595 between 8:30 a.m.
and 11 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. and 11 p.m. CT Saturday, and 10 a.m. and 8
p.m. CT Sunday.
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