President Choice To-Go Tumbler Recall [Canada]


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President Choice To-Go Tumbler Recall [Canada]

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Canada/Ottawa: Loblaws Companies Limited, a Brampton, Ontario establishment, recalls an estimated 27,000 President Choice (“PC”) Shine Bright and Sweater Weather To-Go Tumblers due to undeclared electroplating and consequential risks of fire, burns and property damage, all serious health and safety hazards.

HCSC: http://ht.ly/P7rk30oRIbN

Direct link: https://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2019/69981r-eng.php

Additional information:
Health Canada/Santé Canada (“HCSC”) reports this recall involves certain President Choice (“PC”) branded Shine Bright style and Sweater Weather style To-Go Tumblers designed, in part, to be heated in a microwave and taken for one-the-go hot drinks such as coffee, tea or cocoa.

  • The “Shine Bright” style To-Go Tumbler is white with a crystal design, gold lettering and a pink lid and were sold with a model number of PC 18144037 and a UPC of 058703567245
  • The “Sweater Weather” style To-Go Tumbler is red and black plaid with gold lettering and a black lid and were sold with a model number of PC 18144037 and a UPC of 0587035672

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation.

==> No barcodes, UPCs, item numbers or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

According to Health Canada, the electroplating on the recalled Tumblers may cause sparks and fire if placed in the microwave, posing a fire hazard. As of press time, 2019, Loblaws had received one (1) report of a microwave fire in Canada, but no reports of injuries

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled To-Go Tumblers, please do not use them. Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.

If you have any questions about this recall, please contact Loblaws Companies Ltd. Customer Service Department at 1-800-296-2332 from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday or on the Web at https://www.loblaws.ca/contact-us.

Please note: the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous To-Go Tumblers, please search for “cups” or more generically, “crockery” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see all recalls and notifications relating to Burn or Scald hazards, please search for “burn” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see all recalls and notifications relating to Fire, please search for “fire” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Loblaw Companies Ltd, please search for “Loblaws” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
HCSC ID number: RA-67710
Recalls Direct RIN: 10630-2018
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