Votive Candle Holders Sold at Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Recalled Due to Fire Hazard; Made by Mercuries Asia

The decorative ant's arm can break, allowing the votive cup holding the candle to tip over and fall out.

Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

Recall date: September 25, 2013
Recall number: 13-291
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Recall Summary

Name of product:

BBQ Ant Votive Candle Holders

Hazard:

The decorative ant’s arms, used to hold up the votive cup, can break. If this happens, a lit candle can tip over or fall out, posing fire and burn hazards.

Consumer Contact:

Mercuries Asia at (800) 828-9316 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.ma-recall.com.

Report an Incident Involving this Product

Recall Details

Units

About 7,900

Description

This recall involves candle holders designed to resemble a large ant. The black metal candle holders are 6 ½-inches tall and were sold as either a male or female. The male ant has a polka dot bow tie and the female has a white pearl necklace. Both ants hold up a clear glass votive cup. The words “Backyard BBQ” and “Glass Votive Holder” are printed on the front of the packaging. SKU number 426154 can be found on the underside of the packaging.

Incidents/Injuries

None reported.

Remedy

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled votive candle holders and return them to any Cracker Barrel Old Country Store location or mail to Mercuries Asia USA, Ltd., 1501 Gary Street, Bethlehem, PA 18018 for a full refund, including shipping.

Sold exclusively at

Cracker Barrel Old Country Store locations nationwide from May 2013 through June 2013 for about $6

Importer

Cracker Barrel Old Country Store® of Lebanon, Tenn.

Manufacturer

Mercuries Asia Ltd., of Taipei, Taiwan

Manufactured in

China

  • Mercuries Asia “Ant” Votive Holders Packaging

  • Mercuries Asia “Ant” Votive Holders