Classic Characters Recalls Infant Socks Due to Choking Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Cracker Barrel Old Country Store

     Classic Characters Recalls Infant Socks Due to Choking Hazard; Sold
               Exclusively at Cracker Barrel Old Country Store

PR Newswire

WASHINGTON, April 18, 2013

WASHINGTON, April 18, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consumers should stop
using this product, which is being recalled voluntarily, unless otherwise
instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer


Recall Summary

Name of Product: Infant Froggy Socks

Hazard: The stitched knit frog face and feet on the socks can detach, posing a
choking hazard to infants and young children.

Remedy: Consumers should immediately take the recalled froggy socks away from
infants and young children, return the socks to any Cracker Barrel Old Country
Store for a full refund or send the socks to Classic Characters for a full
refund plus shipping. Send to Classic Characters, 1320 Route 9, Champlain,
N.Y. 12919 via UPS ground or US Postal Service.

Consumer Contact: Classic Characters toll-free at (877) 298-9620 from 9 a.m.
to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at and
click on safety notice for more information.

Photos are available at

Recall Details

Units: About 5,000 pairs

Description: The knit ankle infant socks have a red ankle border with a lime
green sock that has four fabric feet and a dark green frog head with black and
white eyes and a red tongue stitched to the top of the toe of the socks. The
socks were sold with a Cracker Barrel price tag printed with SKU number
417662, S110, size 6-18M, fiber content and care instructions on the back of
the tag.

Incidents/Injuries: None reported.

Sold exclusively at: Cracker Barrel Old Country Store® locations from January
2013 to March 2013 for about $7.

Importer: Classic Characters Inc., of Quebec, Canada

Manufacturer: Sino-Best Industries, Co. Ltd., of Ningbo, China

Manufactured in: China

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is still interested in
receiving incident or injury reports that are either directly related to this
product recall or involve a different hazard with the same product. Please
tell us about your experience with the product on

CPSC Consumer Information Hotline
Contact us at this toll-free number if you have questions about a recall:
800-638-2772 (TTY 301-595-7054)
Times: 8 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. ET; Messages can be left anytime
Call to get product safety and other agency information and to report unsafe

Media Contact
Phone: (301) 504-7908
Spanish: (301) 504-7800

SOURCE U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission

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