May 25, 2000Warner Bros. Studio Store
Recalls Tweety Rattles And Tweety Sandals
Burbank, CA (SafetyAlerts) - In cooperation with the
U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), Warner Bros. Studio Store, of Burbank,
Calif., (Warner Bros. Store) is recalling about 3,800 Tweety rattles and 1,000 pairs of
Tweety sandals. Both products are being recalled because small parts of each product can
detach and pose a choking hazard to young children.
CPSC and Warner Bros. Studio Store have received three reports of parents removing
detached parts of sandals and a rattle from their babies' mouths. No injuries have been
The rattle is sold as part of a Tweety Bib, Rattle and Spoon Set. The rattle, which is
covered with a yellow cloth and is approximately 5 inches long, is a Tweety image and has
a small blue and white bib (about 1.5 inches wide and 1.4 inches long) tied around
Tweety's neck. Tweety's bib can detach, posing a choking hazard to a young child.
Warner Bros. Stores nationwide sold the Tweety Bib, Rattle and Spoon Sets from August 1998
through January 2000 for about $15.
The Tweety sandals are girls' jelly swimwear sandals made of transparent pink plastic with
embedded sparkles and a picture on the inside soles of Tweety sitting on flowers. The
sandals were sold in infant sizes from 3 to 15 months. The sandals have three round
plastic flowers on the top surface. The flowers can detach, posing a choking hazard to a
Warner Bros. Stores nationwide sold the sandals from February 2000 through April 2000 for
Consumers should take these products away from children immediately and return them to a
Warner Bros. Store for a refund. For more information regarding these recalls, consumers
should call Warner Bros. Store toll-free at (800) 795-9277 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. PT
Monday through Friday.
Notice of this product warning was
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subscribers May 25, 2000.
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