Precious Cargo Recalls Infant One-Piece Garments Due to Choking Hazard

Washington, DC–(ENEWSPF)–August 6, 2015

  • Recalled Precious Cargo one-piece garment
    Recalled Precious Cargo one-piece garment

Recall Summary

Name of product:  Precious Cargo infant one-piece garments

Hazard:  The snaps on the one-piece garments can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children.

Consumer Contact:  Precious Cargo toll free at (888) 770-7018 from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or online at www.pre

Recall Details

Units:  About 479,000

Description:  This recall involves Precious Cargo® infant one-piece garments with a three snap bottom closure. The garments are 100 percent cotton and were sold in sizes 6M, 12M and 18M in the following solid colors: athletic heather, aquatic blue, candy pink, clover green, jet black, lime, navy, purple, red, royal, sangria, white and yellow. “Precious Cargo” and an elephant are printed on a blue tag sewn into the neck area.  Style number CAR40 is printed on a white label sewn into the left inside seam. The one-pieces were sold as promotional products with a corporate or community organization logo on the front.

Incidents/Injuries:  None reported

Remedy:  Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled garments and contact Precious Cargo to return them for a full refund.

Sold at:  Promotional product distributors, screen printers, embroiderers and gift shops from July 2014 through July 2015 for about $4.

Importer(s):  SanMar Corp., of Issaquah, Wash.

Manufactured in:  Vietnam

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