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Recall - Easter Eggs with Licensed Torch Gift Pack


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#1 Mumtokids

Posted 14 April 2012 - 08:30 AM

Product description
Printed box with display window and PVC tray holding a plastic children's torch, 2 x AA batteries and 4 x 17g milk chocolate eggs.

Identifying features
The display box is in 9 designs: Cars, Princess, Toy Story, Spiderman, Barbie, Hot Wheels, Smurfs, Transformers, and Dora the Explorer
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Best Before: 30/06/2013

What are the hazards?
Overheating of the batteries may result in the consumer being burnt.

What are the defects?
When the batteries are inserted into the torch, a short circuit may develop and the torch may overheat.

Where the product was sold
Nationally

Traders who sold this product
Big W, Coles, Aldi, Priceline and Metcash

Supplier
Park Avenue Foods Pty Ltd

Supplier's web site
http://www.parkavenuefoods.com.au

What should consumers do?
Consumers should remove the product from children and return them to the place of purchase for a full cash refund. For further information contact Park Avenue Food Pty Ltd on (03) 9596 0833

Edited by Mum to Two, 14 April 2012 - 08:32 AM.


#2 JustMum08

Posted 14 April 2012 - 09:27 AM

Oh my son has one of these!
How do they go about refunds I wonder.
I mean if you do not have the receipt. Won't they just give you the Easter sale price?

#3 carriesshoes

Posted 14 April 2012 - 09:30 AM

We've got one too.  I no longer have the receipt, the eggs have been eaten and torch played with.  Will coles take it back?

#4 loulou073

Posted 14 April 2012 - 09:38 AM

We brought one of these and it blew up my daughter was devastated because she is obsessed with torches.  Very disappointed with the product.

#5 UncommonSense

Posted 14 April 2012 - 09:43 AM

Yes they will have to take it back as its been recalled. They will be able to look up the original sale price.

#6 ~lemontart~

Posted 02 May 2012 - 08:30 PM

my children got one each from Nanny as an Easter gift, can I take them back to any store, I dont know where she got it from.





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