More than 26,000 “Sulley” stuffed animals have been recalled by Build-A-Bear, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC).
Why the product is being recalled: The stuffed animal’s eye can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children.
Description: Sulley is a furry blue creature from the Monsters movies. The Build-A-Bear stuffed monster is covered in blue furry fabric with purple spots, horn on its head and has blue eyes measuring about 1 inch in diameter. The stuffed monster is about 17 inches high and 10.5 inches wide.
Tracking label ending with 4384 or 4385 for USA and 4378 for Canada can be found on a sewn in label on the backside of the leg of the stuffed monster.
Where it was sold: The stuffed animals were sold at Build-A-Bear Workshop stores and online at www.buildabear.com during June 2013 for about $23.
Consumers should immediately take the recalled Sulley from children and return it to any Build-A-Bear Workshop store to receive a coupon for any stuffed animal from Build-A-Bear Workshop.
For more information, contact Build-A-Bear toll-free at (866) 236-5683 between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, on Saturday between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. CT and on Sunday between 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. CT. You may also email the firm at ProductHotline@buildabear.com. Visit the firm’s website www.buildabear.com and click on Product Recalls at the bottom of the page for more information.
View the full recall on the CPSC’s website here.