Thursday, June 22, 2006

Children's windsuit recalled

Release #06-193  
Firm's Recall Hotline: (800) 873-5570  
CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772 
CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908   
Adjmi Apparel Group Recalls Reebok 
Children's Windsuits for Choking Hazard  
WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety 
Commission, in cooperation with the firm named 
below, today announced a voluntary recall of 
the following consumer product. Consumers 
should stop using recalled products immediately 
unless otherwise instructed.   
Name of Product: Reebok Children's Windsuit   
Units: About 55,000  
Manufacturer: Adjmi Apparel Group, of New York, N.Y.
 (Adjmi is an authorized licensee of children's 
apparel products of Reebok International Ltd., 
of Canton, Mass.)   Hazard: The Reebok logo 
appliqué on the clear rubber zipper pull on 
the jacket can detach, posing a choking or 
aspiration hazard to young children.   
Incidents/Injuries: Reebok has received one 
report of a child that began to choke from a 
detached Reebok logo appliqué. No injuries have 
been reported.   
Description and Models: The recalled Reebok 
children's windsuits are full-zip boys polyester 
jacket and pants sets with a cotton lining and 
the name "Reebok" and/or Reebok's Vector logo 
embroidered on the chest of the jacket. 
The suits were sold in eight different color 
combinations: orange/navy, light blue/royal blue, 
red/navy, yellow/gunmetal, yellow/navy, 
blue/navy, green/navy and red/black.   
Sold Exclusively At: Mervyns and Toys "R" 
Us/Babies "R" Us nationwide from December 2005 
through May 2006. The suits were priced by size 
including: newborn/infant about $18, toddler 
between $22 and $28 and ages 4 to 7 about $24.   
Manufactured In: Bangladesh  Remedy: Consumers 
should immediately take the recalled product away 
from young children. Consumers have a choice of 
either (1) returning the recalled suit in exchange 
for receiving a free replacement suit or (2) 
cutting off and discarding the clear rubber 
zipper pull and continuing to use the original suit.
  Consumer Contact: For additional information or 
to receive instructions on receiving a replacement 
product, contact Adjmi at (800) 873-5570 between 9 
a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or visit  To view this recall online, 
please visit our website at:

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