Consumer product recall

Bodum CHAMBORD® Stove Top Espresso Maker recalled due to Fire and Burn Hazards

Starting date:
May 27, 2019
Posting date:
May 27, 2019
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Household Items
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Product Safety
General Public
Identification number:

Last updated: 2019-05-27


  • Product:
    Bodum CHAMBORD® Stove Top Espresso Maker.
  • Issue:
    The espresso maker's handle can ignite from the flame of a gas stove, posing fire and burn hazards.
  • What to do:
    Immediately stop using the espresso maker and contact the company for a refund.

Affected products

Bodum CHAMBORD® Espresso Maker, Stove Top

Product description

This recall involves CHAMBORD® stove top espresso makers in a stainless steel finish with a black handle. The recall includes 6-cup (12 ounce) espresso makers with SKU number 10617-16.  This SKU number appears on the packaging of the product. The word "Bodum" is embossed on the lower half of the product.

Hazard identified

The espresso maker's handle can ignite from the flame of a gas stove, posing fire and burn hazards.

As of May 22, 2019, the company has received no reports of any incidents or injuries in Canada.

Number sold

Approximately 279 units of the affected products were sold in home appliance stores and Indigo Books and Music in Canada.

Time period sold

The affected products were distributed to retailers from January 2017 to December 2017.  It is unknown when the affected products were sold to consumers.

Place of origin

Manufactured in China



Bodum USA Inc.

New York

New York



Kimcoland (Zhejiang Goldsen) Industry and Trade Co. Ltd.,


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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled espresso makers and return them to the store where purchased for a full refund or contact Bodum to receive a prepaid mailer to return the espresso maker for a full refund.

For more information, consumers may call Bodum toll-free at 833-722-6386 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at and click on Product Advisories for more information. 

Please note that the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.

Health Canada would like to remind Canadians to report any health or safety incidents related to the use of this product or any other consumer product or cosmetic by filling out the Consumer Product Incident Report Form.

This recall is also posted on the OECD Global Portal on Product Recalls website. You can visit this site for more information on other international consumer product recalls.