Washington, DC—(ENEWSPF)—February 2, 2018
By: Rosemary Piser
Name of product: Infant bodysuits
Hazard: The snaps at the crotch can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children.
Recall date: February 1, 2018
Units: About 194,500 (In addition, about 103,100 were sold in Canada)
In Conjunction with Canada
Description: This recall involves Alstyle infant bodysuits. The 100% cotton, short-sleeved bodysuits were sold in black, blue, pink and white. They have a lap shoulder construction with three-snap closure at the crotch. The bodysuits were sold in sizes 6M, 12M and 18M. “Alstyle” and “Made in Mexico” are printed on the neck label and “CAT – # – J” is printed on a white label sewn into the left inside seam.
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled bodysuits and contact Alstyle for instructions on returning the recalled bodysuits free of cost and to receive a $10 Alstyle gift card per bodysuit.
Incidents/Injuries: The firm has received one report of snaps detaching from the bodysuit. No injuries have been reported.
Sold At: Wholesale and screen printers nationwide and online at www.alstyle.com from August 2015 through September 2017 for between $2.15 and $2.25.
Manufacturer(s): Gildan Activewear SLR, dba Alstyle, of Barbados
Manufactured In: Mexico
Recall number: 18-091