Important Safety Notice: Voluntary Recall of Joe Fresh Children's Aqua Socks/Water Shoes

Voluntary recall of Joe Fresh children's aqua socks/water shoes includes all styles, colours and sizes. (CNW Group/Loblaw Companies Limited)

BRAMPTON, ON, May 23, 2014 /CNW/ - Out of an abundance of caution, Loblaw Companies Limited (Loblaw) is proactively and voluntarily recalling Joe Fresh children's (Boys, Girls, Kids and Toddler) aqua socks/water shoes in all size, colours and styles, due to potential slip and fall hazard on wet smooth surfaces.

The product was sold this year up to and including May 23, 2014 at select Loblaw banner stores and Joe Fresh online.

The product was sold at:

Ontario:       Joe Fresh, Real Canadian Superstore®, Fortinos®, Loblaws®, nofrills®, Extra Foods®, Your Independent Grocer®, Zehrs Markets®, AXEP Affiliated
Atlantic:       Atlantic Superstore®, Dominion (in Newfoundland only) and Save Easy®
Québec:       Joe Fresh, Maxi®, Maxi® & Cie, Loblaws®, Presto/Club Entrepot®, Provigo Le Marche™ and Provigo®
West:       Joe Fresh, Real Canadian Superstore®, Extra Foods®, Real Canadian Wholesale Club™, nofrills® and Your Independent Grocer®
         

For a complete list of stores please visit: http://joefresh.com/en/stores

All potentially affected products have been removed from store shelves across the country. Loblaw has received three complaints with one involving a minor injury due to slip and fall.

Customers can return the product to any Loblaw banner store where Joe Fresh apparel is sold and the customer service desk will provide a full refund (including without receipt) or contact customer service at 1-800-296-2332 or customerservice@joefresh.com.

We apologize for any concern this voluntary recall may have caused. The health and safety of our customers is paramount to us and we are committed to providing our customers with a clean and safe store environment and offering products that are produced, sourced and handled responsibly.

For more information regarding the voluntary recall, customers can contact: Customer Service 1-800-296-2332 or customerservice@joefresh.com.

 

 

 

SOURCE Loblaw Companies Limited

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For further information:

Customers please contact: 

Loblaw Customer Relations
1-800-296-2332 or customerservice@joefresh.com.


Media please contact:

Public Relations Department, Loblaw Companies Limited
pr@loblaw.ca or (905) 459-2500