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Meijer recalls children’s hooded jackets

The zipper slider can detach from the hoodie, posing a choking hazard

Photo source: CPSC
Meijer Distribution of Grand Rapids, Mich., is recalling about 25,000 Falls Creek Kids infant and toddler hoodies.

The zipper slider can detach from the hoodie, posing a choking hazard to young children.

The firm has received one report of the zipper slider body and pull detaching from a hoodie. No injuries have been reported.

This recall involves Falls Creek Kids branded children’s zip up hoodies sold in five color styles in sizes 12M,18M, 24M, 2T,3T 4T and 5T.

“Falls Creek Kids” and “Made in China” are printed on the inner collar. The tracking number is printed on a sewn-in label on the inner side seam.



Tracking Number


Falls Creek Kids zip up hoodies

12M, 18M, 24M, 2T, 3T, 4T and 5T

“MAY 2018 17677,”

“MAY 2018 17506,” or “AUGUST 2018 17932”

navy with white and orange striped sleeves

teal with white and navy striped sleeves

gray with a football play graphic

olive green with a bear graphic

gray girl’s hoodie with ruffled trim

The hoodies, manufactured in China, were sold exclusively at Meijer stores nationwide from June 2018, through October 2018, for about $14.

What to do

Consumers should immediately take the recalled hoodies away from children, stop using them and return them to any Meijer store for a full refund.

Consumers may contact Meijer at (800) 927-8699 anytime or online at and click on “Product Recalls” at the bottom of the page for more information.

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