|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE |
June 24, 2008
Firm's Recall Hotline: (800) 804-0806
Nordstrom Recalls Girls’ Sandals Due to Choking Hazard
WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed.
Name of Product: Nordstrom’s Cadence-Lea and Trio-Lea Girl’s Sandals
Units: About 1,500
Retailer: Nordstrom Inc. of Seattle, Wash.
Manufacturer: Meyeworld, of Hicksville, N.Y.
Hazard: The flower embellishments on the sandals can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children.
Incidents/Injuries: None reported.
Description: The recalled girl’s sandals are leather with attached leather flowers and were sold under the “Cadence-Lea” and “Trio-Lea” names. “Cadence-Lea” sandals are white, light green or silver. “Trio-Lea” sandals are white or silver. They were sold in girls’ sizes 5 through 12. Nordstrom is printed on the sandals.
Sold exclusively at: Nordstrom stores nationwide from March 2008 through May 2008 for about $30.
Manufactured in: China
Remedy: Consumers should take the recalled sandals away from children immediately and return the sandals to any Nordstrom store for a full refund.
Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact Nordstrom at (800) 804-0806 anytime, or visit the firm’s Web site at www.nordstrom.com