Tommy Bahama Recalls Mini-Tin Candle Travel Sets Due to Burn Hazards

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Tommy Bahama is recalling about 1,800 Mini-Tin Candle Travel Sets because the candle flame can spread from the wick to the wax causing a larger than expected flame, and posing a risk of burns to consumers.

Tommy Bahama has received two reports of candles flames extending to the wax area, but luckily no injuries have been reported.

This recall involves Tommy Bahama six tin mini-candle travel sets. The mini-tin candles have the following scents: pineapple paradise, pineapple cilantro, maui mango, coconut mango, hibiscus blossom and caribbean breeze. The six tin candles are packaged in a beige carton with a matching sleeve that reads "Tommy Bahama", "mini candle travel set" and "Set of 6 mini tins". Various color labels are affixed to the top of the bronze-colored tins listing the individual candle scents.

Teh candle sets were sold at Tommy Bahama retail stores nationwide and online at www.tommybahama.com from November 2010 through January 2011 for about $40.

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled candles and contact Tommy Bahama for a refund. Consumers can also return the mini-candle set to their nearest Tommy Bahama retail store. For additional information, contact the firm toll-free at (866) 986-8282 between 6 a.m. and 6 p.m. PT Monday through Sunday, or visit the firm’s website at www.tommybahama.com

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