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Towsleys recalls 3-in-1 Qi wireless chargers, power banks and travel chargers

The devices can overheat, posing a fire hazard

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Towsleys of Manitowoc, Wis., is recalling about 1,500 3-in-1 Qi wireless chargers, power banks and travel wall chargers.

The devices can overheat, posing a fire hazard.

The firm has received four reports of incidents, including two that resulted in fires. One consumer reported that a fire caused $6,000 worth of property damage. No injuries have been reported.

This recall involves the 3-in-1 Qi wireless chargers, 6700 mAh power banks and travel wall chargers.

The white square power bank includes a two-pronged section that plugs into the wall and 3 USB type plugs on the other side. The product is also capable of wireless charging.

An Acuity heart logo is printed on the front of the charger/power banks.

The devices, manufactured in China, were distributed at a corporate redemption program where employees were able to use credits to redeem corporate merchandise online at www.Acuitymerch.com from September 2019, through April 2020.

What to do

Consumers should immediately stop using the chargers and contact Towsleys to receive a credit for a free replacement charger and instructions on disposing of the recalled products.

Consumers may contact Towsleys toll-free at (888) 510-0488 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday, by email at recall@towsleys.com, email recall@go2cap.com or online at www.towsleys.com/pbrecall for more information.

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