The recalled sets consist of a white embroidered penguin bodysuit, a grey cardigan with a hood and matching pair of pants. They were sold in sizes newborn to 24 months.
Affected products can be identified by the style number 127G596 printed on the front of the care tag sewn on the inside of the cardigan, and the UPC number printed on the back of the same care tag. The UPC numbers include 190795798203, 190795798166, 190795798173, 190795798180, 190795798135, 190795798142, 190795798159. The style number and UPC number are also printed on the price tag.
The cardigan sets were sold at Carter’s, Bon-Ton, Burlington Stores, Kohl’s, Macy’s, Ross Stores, Toys “R” Us, and other major retailers across the U.S., as well as online at www.carters.com from July 2017 through March 2018 for about $40.
“For over 150 years, Carter’s has worked diligently to earn the trust of generations of families – a trust we work hard to maintain,” Carter’s saif in a press release on their website. “As part of that trust and overall commitment to safety, we wanted to make you aware of a potential safety issue with our Carter’s cardigan, which is part of a three-piece Penguin Cardigan Set,”
To date, no injuries or other incidents have been reported, but the company has received 3 reports of children putting a detached toggle button in their mouths, according to the CPSC.