TORONTO, Mar 01, 2005 (Canada NewsWire via COMTEX) -- Sears Canada today issued a safety notice for
boys top/pant set, sold exclusively at Sears under the Sears Baby brand label.
The plastic fire truck applique/image on the front of the top may break off in
pieces creating a potential choking hazard.
Although there have been no reported incidents, customers who purchased
the top/pant set should return the top as soon as possible to their nearest
Sears retail store for a full refund.
The top was offered in light blue and in red with a plastic fire truck
applique/image on the front together with blue jeans for toddler boys 16 to 30
pounds. The item number located on the care tag on the neck of the top is
46539. The retail price is $19.99. Sold in Sears department stores only.
Sears Canada has immediately pulled the item off sale and will be posting
signs in all of its retail stores to advise customers of this safety notice.
VIEW ADDITIONAL COMPANY-SPECIFIC INFORMATION:
For further information: Contact: Christine Hudson, Sears Corporate
Communications, (416) 941-4423, christine.hudson(at)sears.ca
News release via Canada NewsWire, Toronto 416-863-9350