TORONTO, May 6 /CNW/ - Sears Canada Inc. today is issuing a safety recall
for a P JAMMERS(TM/MC) Girls night shirt to alert customers of a potential
safety hazard. It has been discovered that the shirt does not meet
flammability testing standards required by Sears.
The P JAMMERS(TM/MC) night shirt was sold in children's sizes 8-16, with
a regular price of $10.99 at Sears Canada retail stores between April 13, 2009
and May 4, 2009. The item number, found on the price ticket and bill of sale,
is 53242. The night shirt is green with blue sleeves and has a screen print
image on which are written the words "Peace and Love".
In the interest of consumer safety, Sears Canada urges customers who have
the affected night shirt to stop children from wearing it and return the night
shirt to their nearest Sears department store for a full refund if accompanied
by a receipt of sale or Sears Card statement, or for the lowest selling price
without a receipt.
Sears Canada has received no reports of incidents or injuries to date.
Sears Canada will be posting signs in all of its retail stores to advise
customers of this safety recall. Sears Canada is bringing this matter to the
public's attention in the interest of consumer safety and apologizes for any
Sears Canada is a multi-channel retailer with a network of 198 corporate
stores, 187 dealer stores, 44 home improvement showrooms, over 1,850 catalogue
merchandise pick-up locations, 106 Sears Travel offices and a nationwide home
maintenance, repair, and installation network. The Company also publishes
Canada's most extensive general merchandise catalogue and offers shopping
online at www.sears.ca.
For further information:
For further information: Michelle Lennard, Sears Corporate
Communications, (416) 941-4428, firstname.lastname@example.org