Expanded Recall: The Michaels Companies, Inc. recalls various CELEBRATE IT™ brand Lights Sets
- Starting date:
- December 18, 2015
- Posting date:
- December 18, 2015
- Type of communication:
- Consumer Product Recall
- Household Items, Tools and Electrical Products
- Source of recall:
- Health Canada
- Fall Hazard
- General Public
- Identification number:
Expansion of two November 24, 2015 recalls:
Various CELEBRATE IT™ brand Light Sets
|Christmas Craft Lights – 20 Count Indoor Lights Multi-coloured||434667||HPCA20X/1S||00886946745614|
|Christmas Craft Lights – 20 Count Indoor Lights Clear||434666||HPCA20X/1S||00886946745607|
|Christmas LED Lights – 25 Count LED C7 Lights ML||423206||HPCAL25WCX/1S||00886946703737|
|Christmas LED Lights – 25 Count LED C7 Lights CW||423205||HPCAL25WAX/1S||00886946703720|
|Christmas LED Lights – 25 Count LED C7 Lights WW||423204||HPCAL25WAX/1S||00886946703713|
|Christmas Basic Lights – 35 Count Indoor Lights Multi-coloured||431001||HPCA35X/1S||00886946734380|
|Christmas Basic Lights – 35 Count Indoor Lights Clear||431000||HPCA35X/1S||00886946734373|
|Christmas LED Lights – 50 Count LED C6 Lights CW||423221||HPCAL50WAX/2S||00886946703768|
|Christmas LED Lights – 50 Count LED C6 Lights ML||423226||HPCAL50WCX/1S||00886946703775|
|Christmas LED Lights – 50 Count LED C6 Lights WW||423210||HPCAL50WAX/2S||00886946703751|
|Christmas LED Lights – 50 Count LED M5 Lights CW||423201||HPCAL50WAX/2S||00886946703683|
|Christmas LED Lights – 50 Count LED M5 Lights ML||423202||HPCAL50WCX/1S||00886946703690|
|Christmas LED Lights – 50 Count LED M5 Lights WW||423200||HPCAL50WAX/2S||00886946703676|
|Christmas Basic Lights – 100 Count Indoor Lights Clear||434466||HPCA100BX/2S||00886946743689|
|Christmas Basic Lights – 100 Count Indoor Lights Red||434461||HPCA100BX/2S||00886946743634|
|Christmas Basic Lights – 100 Count Indoor Lights Purple||434457||HPCA100BX/2S||00886946743597|
|Christmas Basic Lights – 100 Count Indoor Lights Clear||432484||HPCA100BX/2S||00886946737930|
|Christmas Basic Lights – 100 Count Indoor Lights Multi coloured||434463||HPCA100BX/2S||00886946743658|
|Christmas Basic Lights – 100 Count Outdoor Lights Clear||434665||HPCA100WBX/2S||00886946745584|
|Christmas Basic Lights – 100 Count Outdoor Lights Multi coloured||434663||HPCA100WBX/2S||00886946745577|
The SKU numbers and manufacturing date code 2015-06, appear above the UPC code on the packaging. Consumers may also locate the model number, manufacturing date and CSA file number 241989 on the white tag affixed to the wire.
Health Canada's sampling and evaluation program has determined these lights may pose an overheating and fire hazard.
Neither Health Canada nor The Michaels Companies, Inc. has received any reports of consumer incidents or injuries related to the use of these products.
Approximately 50,500 seasonal lights were sold in Canada.
Time period sold
The recalled products were sold from October 2015 to December 2015.
Place of origin
Manufactured in China.
The Michaels Companies, Inc.
Taizhou Hongpeng Colour Lanterns Co., Ltd
What you should do
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled light sets and contact Michaels for a refund.
For more information, consumers may contact the Michaels Companies, Inc. by telephone at 1-800-642-4235, from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm, Monday to Friday, Central Time or visit The Michaels website.
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.
For the complete list of recalls posted as a result of this sampling and evaluation project, visit the Consumer Product Update on seasonal lights.