iCandy World Recalls Cherry Strollers Due to Strangulation Hazard

The opening between the grab bar and seat bottom of the stroller can allow an infant's body to pass through and become trapped at the neck.

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

Recall date: Tháng Ba 28, 2013
Recall number: 13-156
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  • iCandy Cherry in Fudge

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    iCandy Cherry in Fudge

  • iCandy Cherry in Liquorice

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    iCandy Cherry in Liquorice

  • Bumper bar

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    Bumper bar

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Cherry model strollers

Hazard:

The opening between the bumper bar and seat bottom of the stroller can allow an infant’s body to pass through and become entrapped at the neck, posing a strangulation hazard to young children when a child is not harnessed.

Consumer Contact:

Contact iCandy America toll-free at (877) 484-4179 anytimebegin_of_the_skype_highlighting, e-mail info@icandyamerica.com or visit the firm’s website at www.icandyworld.com and click “United States of America” and “Important Safety Information – iCandy Cherry.”

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Recall Details

Units

About 830

Description

This recall includes the iCandy Cherry stroller only in the colors Fudge (light-medium brown) and Liquorice (red and black). The iCandy Cherry stroller system has a telescopic folding frame where a seat, bassinet or infant carrier car seat can be placed.  The seat unit features three recline positions, adjustable footrest, 5-point safety harness, removable canopy and removable bumper bar. There is a printed white cherry logo on the rear of the seat unit. A label can be found under the basket fabric on the frame tubing that supports the lower basket on the following recalled models:

 

Batch No.Cherry Stroller ColorSerial Number
U10001169 FUDGE (IW119) 1-500
U10002170 LIQUORICE (IW124) 501-1000
U10014182 LIQUORICE (IW124) 1001-1500
U10013181 FUDGE (IW119)
1501-2000
Incidents/Injuries

None reported.

Remedy

Consumers should immediately remove the bumper bar from the strollers and contact iCandy America Inc. to receive a free replacement bumper bar. Consumers can continue to use the strollers while awaiting the replacement bumper bar.

Sold at

Buy Buy Baby and other juvenile product stores nationwide and online at www.buybuybaby.com and other online retailers from October 2009 through December 2012 for about $400.

Importer

iCandy America Inc., of Brooklyn, N.Y.

Manufacturer

iCandy World Ltd, of Bedfordshire, UK

Manufactured in

China

  • iCandy Cherry in Fudge

  • iCandy Cherry in Liquorice

  • Bumper bar