Meijer Clear Glass Candleholders

SIAR Code: 19746
Category: Furniture and furnishings
Notifying Country: United States of America
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Publication Date: Jul 26, 2006
Product Origin Country: China
Manufacturer: Meijer
Defect Description: Meijer Recalls Glass Candleholders for Fire and Laceration Hazards
U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
Office of Information and Public Affairs Washington, DC 20207
July 26, 2006 Alert #06-568
Meijer Recalls Glass Candleholders for Fire and Laceration Hazards
The following product safety recall was voluntarily conducted by the firm in cooperation with the CPSC. 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: Clear Glass Candleholders
Units: About 6,500
Distributor: Meijer, of Grand Rapids, Mich.
Hazard: The glue connecting the candleholder could fail causing the candleholder to fall apart. This poses a fire and laceration hazard to consumers.
Incidents/Injuries: None reported
Description: The clear glass candleholders are vase-shaped and measure about 11-inches tall. "At Home with Meijer" is printed on a label on the bottom of the candleholders.
Sold exclusively at: Meijer stores in the Midwest from September 2004 through November 2005 for about $8.
Manufactured In: China
Remedy: Consumers should stop using the recalled candleholders immediately and return them to any Meijer store for a full refund.
Consumer Contact: For more information, contact Meijer toll-free at (866) 280-8419 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit the company's Web site at
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