About Bumble Bee and Lady Bug Infant Slipper Socks

Recall Date: 5/11/2011

This recall involves Falls Creek brand infant slipper socks, including yellow and black Bumble Bee Slipper Socks, UPC 80640907401, and red and black Lady Bug Slipper Socks, UPC 80640907402. The UPC is located on the sock’s hangtag. They were sold in infant size 0-12 months.

Consumer Contact

For additional information, contact Meijer at (800) 927-8699 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit the firm’s website at www.meijer.com

Retailers

  • Meijer stores in Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan and Ohio from June 2009 through March 2011 for about $4.

Made In

  • China

Importers

  • Meijer Inc., of Grand Rapids, Mich.

Category ID: 67620

Number of Units Sold: About 17,400

Hazards

  • The balls at the end of the bug’s antennae can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children.

Injuries

  • Meijer received one report of a ball detaching from the antennae. It was found in a child’s crib. No injuries have been reported.

Resolution, Remedy, Fix

Consumers should immediately take the recalled slipper socks away from children and return them to any Meijer store for a full refund.

Resolution Options

  • Refund

Report an incident with Bumble Bee and Lady Bug Infant Slipper Socks

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Sources: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2011/Meijer-Recalls-Infant-Slipper-Socks-Due-to-Choking-Hazard