Groupe Lemur Inc. recalls Pekkle Baby Sleepers
- Starting date:
- May 12, 2017
- Posting date:
- May 12, 2017
- Type of communication:
- Consumer Product Recall
- Clothing and Accessories
- Source of recall:
- Health Canada
- Product Safety
- General Public
- Identification number:
Pekkle Baby Sleepers
This recall involves various models of Pekkle Baby Sleepers with metal snaps. The sleepers are made of 100% cotton and come in six different sizes:
- 3 Months
- 6 Months
- 9 Months
- 12 Months
- 18 Months
- 24 Months
The lot number can be found on the label sewn in to the inside of the left leg of the sleeper.
|Lot Number||Fabric Pattern|
|C62-612P||Multi-colour Stripe Clouds|
|C63-617X||Multi-colour Stripe Bear|
The metal snaps on the recalled Pekkle sleepers may detach or fall off resulting in a choking or laceration hazard for children.
As of May 8, 2017, the company has received three reports of incidents in Canada, including one report of a laceration injury to an infant.
Approximately 79,305 units of the affected products were sold in Canada at Costco retail stores.
Time period sold
Lot number C62 sleepers were sold in from March 15, 2017 to April 14, 2017 and lot number C63 sleepers were sold from February 13, 2017 to April 14, 2017.
Place of origin
Manufactured in China.
Costco Wholesale Canada Ltd.
Groupe Lemur Inc.
What you should do
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled sleepwear and return the affected product to the nearest Costco Wholesale location for a full refund.
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.