Consumer product recall

KOYO Bounca the Squig Limited Edition Plush recalled due to choking hazard

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Summary

Product
KOYO Bounca the Squig Limited Edition Plush
Issue
Consumer products - Choking hazard
What to do

Immediately stop using the recalled product and contact a Games Workshop or Warhammer location for information on how to obtain a full refund or store credit.

Affected products

This recall involves the KOYO Bounca the Squig Limited Edition Plush. The affected toy is approximately 20 cm tall and in the form of an orange plush monster with two legs, no arms, large teeth and grey antlers with various coloured pom-poms attached. The product can be identified by the model number 99709989004 and UPC 5060581933932.

Issue

The pom-poms may become detached from the plush toy, posing a potential choking hazard to young children. 

As of December 9, 2021, the company has received no reports of incidents or injuries in Canada. In the United States, the company has received no reports of incidents or injuries. Internationally, the company has received 1 report of an incident where the pom-poms detached from the product and no reports of injuries.

What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled product and contact a Games Workshop or Warhammer location for information on how to obtain a full refund or store credit.

For more information, consumers can contact Games Workshop Retail Inc. by telephone toll-free at 1-888-425-2294 from Monday to Friday  7:00 am – 6:00 pm EST, by email at (custserv@gwplc.com) or visit the company website (https://www.games-workshop.com/en-CA/recall).

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.

Additional information

Background

Number Sold

The company reported that approximately 60 units of the affected product were sold in Canada.

Period Sold

The affected products were sold from October 2021 to November 2021.

Place of Origin

Manufactured in China

Details
Original published date:
Alert / recall type
Consumer product recall
Category
Consumer products - Toys and games
Companies

Importer

Games Workshop Retail, Inc.

Toronto

Ontario

CANADA

 

Manufacturer

Dongguan Jun Ou Toys Co. Ltd

No. 3 Ma’an Road, Chashan Town

Dongguan City, Guangdong
CHINA

Published by
Health Canada
Audience
General public
Identification number
RA-63731