Kids health

Recall: Joe Fresh boys' swimsuits

Loblaw Companies Limited has recalled 385,000 Joe Fresh boys' swimsuits.



Loblaw Companies Limited has recalled their Joe Fresh boys’ swimsuits due to a pinching and injury hazard. Approximately 385,000 recalled swimsuits were sold across Canada between November 2013 and April 2016. Here are the affected products:

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The recall is due to a pinching and injury hazard as a result of skin getting caught in the mesh lining of the swimsuits. Loblaw Companies Limited has received five reports in Canada of skin being caught in the mesh lining of the swimsuits, resulting in three minor injuries.

What should you do?

If you have this product, stop using it immediately and return the product to any Loblaw store where Joe Fresh apparel is sold for a full refund (a receipt is not required). For additional information, contact Loblaw customer service at 1-888-495-5111, from Monday to Friday, between 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. EST or by email.

Read Health Canada’s full recall notice here.

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