The following product safety recall was voluntarily conducted by the firm in cooperation with the CPSC. Consumers should stop using the product immediately unless otherwise instructed.
Name of Product: Outdoor Canopies
Units: About 8,600
Importer: Wanda Technology Inc, of Santa Ana, Calif.
Hazard: The canopies fail to comply with a voluntary flammability standard could pose a fire hazard to consumers.
Incidents/Injuries: None reported.
Description: This recall involves the outdoor canopies with “Code Number: 1020-8-WT2007”. The canopies are white, measure 10’ X 20’, and have a metal frame with four corner posts that support a fabric top which shields the user from the sun. The code number can be found on a label sewn into the canopy fabric.
Sold by: BJ’s Wholesale Club stores nationwide from January 2008 through May 2008 for about $200.
Manufactured in: China
Remedy: Consumers should stop using the canopy and contact Wanda Technology for instructions on how to return it for a full refund. Consumers with the recalled outdoor canopies are being contacted by the firm.
Consumer Contact: For more information, contact Wanda Technology toll-free at (866) 312-8799 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or visit the firm’s Web site at www.bjs.com