Children’s Hooded Sweatshirts Recalled
Mejoong Corpo, dba Hot Kids, has announce a voluntary recall of approximately 18,000 children’s hooded sweatshirts and jackets because the drawstring through the hood and/or waist can cause strangulation. There have been no reported injuries.
This recall involves the following items:
|805||Hooded sweatshirt||Cotton||Gray, pink, black, burgundy||Kids 4-20|
|806||Hooded sweatshirt||Cotton||Gray||Kids 4-20|
|903||Hooded sweatshirt||Polyester||Black, brown||Kids 2-18|
|2056||Hooded flannel shirt||Cotton||Black/white||Kids 2-18|
|2059||Hooded plaid jacket||Cotton||Black/white, pink/black, purple/black, red/black||Kids 2-14|
|4010||Jacket||Polyester||Black/white, pink/black, purple/black, red/black||Kids 2-14|
|4015||Hooded sweatshirt||Cotton||Navy, white, pink, charcoal, black, burgundy||Kids 4-20|
|4049||Hooded sweatshirt||Cotton||Navy, red, burgundy, gray, blue, pink, green||Kids 4-18|
|4116-B||Hooded plaid jacket||Cotton||Blue, white||Kids 2-18|
|4121||Two-piece sports outfit||Polyester||Black, navy, red, green||Kids 2-18|
|4122||Hooded sweatshirt||Cotton||Black||Kids 4-20|
|4123||Hooded sweatshirt||Cotton||Black, red, heather, gray||Kids 4-20|
|5027||Hooded plaid jacket||Cotton||Black, purple, white||Kids 2-18|
The items were sold at the Hot Kids Store in Los Angeles and from wholesalers nationwide between June 2002 and January 2010 for $6-$15.
If you have one of the affected items you should immediately remove the drawstring to eliminate the strangulation hazard. You can also return the clothing to Hot Kids for a full refund. You may contact Hot Kids at 888-946-8546 between 9am and 5pm PT Monday through Friday or visit the company’s website at www.mejoong.com.