Light Candleholders Recalled
27, 2004 - NEWSdial.com)
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission announces the following
recall in voluntary cooperation with the firm below. Consumers
should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise
Name of product: Beaded Fish Tea Light Candleholders
Distributor/Retailer: Pier 1 Imports, of Fort Worth, Texas
Hazard: The beads on these tea light candleholders can catch fire
Incidents/Injuries: Pier 1 has received 10 reports of these candleholders
either melting or catching fire, causing some minor property damage.
No injuries have been reported.
Beaded Fish tea light candleholders are red, pink or blue, and
about 4-inches high and 8-inches long. The price
sticker reads “Pier 1,” “China,” and “SKU
1997504,” SKU 1998132” or “SKU 1998145.”
Sold at: Pier
1 Import stores nationwide and on the firm’s
Web site from February 2004 through May 14, 2004 for about $10.
Manufactured in: China
Remedy: Stop using these tea light candleholders and return them
to Pier 1 for a refund or store credit. Consumers also can remove
and discard the tea light hanger inside the item, and use the beaded
fish as a decorative light catcher only.
Consumer Contact: Call
Pier 1 Imports at (800) 245-4595 between 8 a.m. and 11 p.m. CT
Monday through Saturday, and between 9 a.m.
and 9 p.m. CT Sunday. Consumers also can get information at the
firm’s Web site at www.pier1.com
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