Build-A-Bear Recalls “Sulley” Stuffed Animal


sulleyweb_20130829191758_320_240In the second of two children’s product recalls announced since yesterday, the CSPC has just announced that Build-A-Bear has recalled it’s Sulley stuffed animal toy due to a choking hazard, explaining that the stuffed animal’s eye can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children.  If you own this product, stop using it immediately and return it to any Build-A-Bear Workshop store to receive a coupon for any stuffed animal from Build-A-Bear Workshop.  This recall involves about 25,000 units in the U.S. and 1,000 in Canada.  Thankfully, no injuries have been reported.

You can contact Build-A-Bear toll-free at (866) 236-5683 between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. CT Monday-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, or visit the firm’s website www.buildabear.com and click on Product Recalls at the bottom of the page for more information.

Here is the CSPC’s description of the recall: “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.”

Please spread the word about this important recall.