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Consumer product recall

Reitmans Canada -Thyme Maternity recalls certain models of nursing tops

Starting date:
August 31, 2017
Posting date:
August 31, 2017
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Clothing and Accessories
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Laceration Hazard
General Public
Identification number:

Affected products

Nursing tops with snap closure at the shoulder

Product description

This recall involves 4 models of nursing tops with a snap closure at the shoulder.

The models covered by this recall are indicated below:
Model Number Style # CA Colour
T02-94697U 765845 00655 Snow white
T04-93047U 764361 00655 Black and white
T02-94698U 765846 00655 Black
T02-89762S 761355 00655 Black


Hazard identified

The snaps on the clothing involved in this recall may detach from the garment exposing a sharp pointy edge that can cause cuts or lacerations.

As of July 31, 2017, Health Canada has received an incident report with respect to one of these garments. No injuries were reported.

Number sold

Approximately 1540 units of the affected products were sold in Canada.

Time period sold

The recalled units were sold between December 2016 and July 2017.

Place of origin

Manufactured in China / India.



Reitmans (Canada) Limited









Jayachitra garments



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What you should do

Consumers should immediately discontinue use of the affected nursing tops and return them to any Thyme Maternity store in Canada.

Consumers may obtain further information by contacting Thyme Maternity at 1-855-908-4963, from 8:00 am to 9:00 pm Monday to Friday, and from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm Saturday and Sunday or by email.

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.