Consumer Alert: Winter Clothing/Metal Charms Recalled

Land's end of Dodgeville is recalling some 24,000 zipper pulls from some of their winter clothing items for young kids. Company leaders said kids can bite off the rubber tabs too easily and choke on them.

These are the style numbers involved in the recall:

Infant Squall Parka, style 94648
Infant Hooded Sport Squall, style 94650
Infant Squall Snowsuit, style 94654
Infant Squall Bib, style 94652
Toddler Squall Parka, style 94649
Toddler Hooded Sport Squall, style 94651
Toddler Squall Snowsuit, style 94655
Toddler Squall Bib, style 94653

They were sold between august and december of last year. If you have one, just cut off the zipper pull and throw it out. For more information, contact Land's End at (800) 200-6212 or go to www.landsend.com

Also, 2.8 million metal charms are being recalled because they're made up of high levels of lead.

Take them away from your kids, and call Hirschberg Schultz and Company for a full refund. The email address is charmsrecall@horizongroupusa.com, and their toll-free phone number is (800) 873-5506


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