JP Boden Recalls Children’s Sandals Due to Fall Hazard (Recall Alert)
Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.
Recall SummaryName of product:
Boys’ and girls’ sandalsHazard:
The cork sole can detach from the sandal and cause a child to trip and fall.
JP Boden toll-free at (866) 206-9508 from 8 a.m. to 12 a.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.bodenusa.com and click on Product Recalls for more information.Report an Incident Involving this Product
This recall involved JP Boden boys’ and girls’ sandals with cork soles Continental sizes 24 through 37 (children’s USA sizes 8 through 5). The boys’ sandals are brown leather with large buckles and a camouflage print on the inside sole of the shoe. The girls’ sandals are blue, green or pink suede with a suede ruffle. “Mini Boden” and the sandal size are printed on the inside sole of the shoe.
Consumers should take the sandals away from children immediately and contact JP Boden to receive a postage paid label to return the shoes and receive a full refund. JP Boden is contacting purchasers of the sandals directly.
Boden catalog nationwide and online at www.bodenusa.com from January 2013 through June 2013 for between $44 and $48.
JP Boden Services Inc., of Pittston, Pa.
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