About Munchkin Deluxe Bottle and Food Warmers with Pacifier Cleaning Basket 2-in-1 Design

Recall Date: 4/8/2008

Baby Bottle and Food Warmers Recalled by Munchkin Due to Fire Hazard NEWS from CPSC U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission Office of Information and Public Affairs Washington, DC 20207 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 8, 2008 Release #08-263 Firm’s Recall Hotline: (866) 619-8673 CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772 CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908 Baby Bottle and Food Warmers Recalled by Munchkin Due to Fire 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. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product. Name of Product: Deluxe Bottle and Food Warmers Units: About 5,000 Manufacturer: Munchkin Inc., of North Hills, Calif. Hazard: The bottle and food warmers can overheat, posing a fire hazard. Incidents/Injuries: Munchkin has received nine reports of units overheating, several of which ignited, causing damage to countertops. No injuries have been reported. Description: This recall involves the Munchkin Deluxe Bottle and Food Warmer with Pacifier Cleaning Basket 2-in-1 Design, model #13301 and lot number TP-1487. The product is used to warm food and bottles of various sizes. The set includes a main basket, a lift-out basket, an adapter ring, and a measuring cup. “Munchkin” is located on the front of the warmer and “TP-1487” is located on the bottom. Only warmers bearing lot number “TP-1487” are included in this recall. Sold at: Various retailers nationwide and company’s catalog from June 2007 through April 2008 for about $20. Manufactured in: China Remedy: Consumers should stop using bottle and food warmers with lot number TP-1487 immediately and contact Munchkin to receive a free replacement. Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact customer service toll-free at (866) 619-8673 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, or visit the firm’s Web site at www.munchkin.com

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Manufacturers

  • Munchkin

Made In

  • China

Category ID: 1830

Hazards

  • Fire & Fire-Related Burn

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Sources: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2008/Baby-Bottle-and-Food-Warmers-Recalled-by-Munchkin-Due-to-Fire-Hazard