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November 26, 2003

CPSC, American Greetings Corp. Announce Recall of Crazy Bounce Balls

The following product safety recall was conducted by the firm in cooperation with the CPSC. Consumers should stop using the product immediately unless otherwise instructed.


Name of product: DesignWare® Crazy Bounce Balls

Units: 17,000

Manufacturer: American Greetings Corp., of Cleveland, Ohio

Hazard: The balls could break apart, posing a choking hazard to young children.

Incidents/Injuries: None reported.

Description: This is a 1 1/2-inch multi-colored cluster of green, light green and brick red rubber balls. There are four balls in each package. The packaging has a light green cardboard backer. Model number CBB 1306 and UPC 61526 72866 are written on the back of the packaging.

Sold at: The product was sold at discount, toy, drug, grocery, party and specialty/gift stores nationwide from November 2002 through August 2003 for about $3.

 
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