There has been a voluntary recall of the Build-a-Bear Colorful Hearts Teddy Bears due to a choking hazard. The teddy bear’s eyes could loosen and fall out, posing a choking hazard to children. The affected Colorful Hearts Teddy Bears is a stuffed bear about 16 inches in height with black plastic eyes. The bear’s fabric covering is printed with multi-colored heart shapes.No injuries have been reported.
Consumers should immediately take the recalled teddy bear from children and return it to any Build-A-Bear store to receive a coupon for any available stuffed animal from Build-A-Bear.
For additional information, contact the firm toll-free at (866) 236-5683 between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, on Saturday between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. CT and on Sunday between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. CT, visit the firm’s website www.buildabear.com or email the firm at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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