Consumer product recall

Various Ditto Razors and Refill Cartridges recalled due to laceration hazard

Starting date:
August 25, 2020
Posting date:
August 25, 2020
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Household Items
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Laceration Hazard
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-73733

Last updated:
2020-08-25

Summary

  • Product:
    Various Ditto Razors and Refill Cartridges.
  • Issue:
    The razors may cut the skin during use, posing a laceration hazard.
  • What to do:
    Immediately stop using the razors and contact Giant Tiger for a refund. 

Affected products

Various Ditto Razors and Refill Cartridges

Product description

This recall involves various Ditto Razors and Refill Cartridges. They come in 4Blade, 5Blade and Twin Blade options with various packaging in colour.

The following products are included in this recall:
Product Description SKU Number
4PK Ditto 4Blade Razor and Cartridges 959986
4PK Ditto 4Blade Refill Cartridge 959991
5PK Ditto 5Blade Razor and Cartridges 959979
5PK Ditto 5Blade Razor and Cartridges 959954
10PK Ditto Twin Blade Razor 959951

 

Hazard identified

The razors may cut the skin during use, posing a laceration hazard.

As of August 6, 2020, the company has received 2 reports of lacerations in Canada.

Number sold

The company reported that 8,549 units of the affected product were sold in Canada.

Time period sold

The affected products were sold from May 2020 to July 2020. 

Place of origin

Manufactured in China

Companies

Distributor

Giant Tiger Stores Limited

Ottawa

Ontario

CANADA

Manufacturer

Ningbo Kaili Holding Group

Ningbo

CHINA

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the affected product and return the product to a Giant Tiger store for a full refund.

For more information, consumers may contact Giant Tiger by telephone toll-free at 1-833-848-4377, Monday to Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. EST, Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. EST, by email or by visiting the company's 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. You can visit this site for more information on other international consumer product recalls.