Thursday, April 17, 2014
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Reed and Barton Recalls Gingham Bunny Forks and Spoons

The flatware has been recalled because the pink coloring on the bunny's ears can come off, posing choking and ingestion hazards to babies.

Reed and Barton Recalls Gingham Bunny Forks and Spoons

Gingham Bunny Flatware Collection´s fork and spoon set has been recalled. (Photo: CPSC.gov)
Gingham Bunny Flatware Collection's fork and spoon set has been recalled. (Photo: CPSC.gov)

This Reed and Barton recall involves infant flatware from the Gingham Bunny Flatware Collection, sold three ways; as just the infant feeding spoon, in a fork and spoon set, and in a three-piece set including the infant feeding spoon with a bowl and bib. The flatware is silver-colored, nickel-plated and has a bunny with pink coloring on its ears at the end of the handle.

The pink coloring on the bunny's ears can come off, posing choking and ingestion hazards to babies. The company has received one report of the pink coloring on the bunny's ears coming off the flatware. No injuries were reported.

More information is available at the the pink coloring on the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission Website.


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