Trace bookcases

SIAR Code: 31140
Notifying Country: United States of America
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Publication Date: Oct 21, 2020
Product Origin Country: Viet Nam
Units: About 400 (in addition seven units were sold in Canada)
Distributor: CB2 stores nationwide and online at from June 2019 through July 2020 (Trace Brass bookcase) and during July 2020 (Trace Black bookcase) for about $1,400.
Defect Description: This recall involves the Trace Brass Bookcase (SKU: 338-925) and the Trace Black Bookcase (SKU: 603-232). The bookcases measure 62 inches tall by 34 inches wide. They have a brushed oak veneer or black frame with two wire mesh doors and four shelves. Trace, CB2 and the SKU number are printed on a label on the back of the bookcase.
Accidents Reported: CB2 has received 11 reports of the bookcase collapsing when loaded. No injuries have been reported.
Recommendations / Warnings: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled bookcases and contact CB2 for instructions on how to receive a free replacement bookcase or a full refund.
Additional Information: CB2 at 800-451-8217 from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. CT Saturday and Sunday or online at and click on “Recalls” located at the bottom of the page for more information.