Walmart recalls Mainstays Electric Mini Choppers

Photo source: CPSC

The chopper’s blade can operate unexpectedly

Walmart Stores of Bentonville, Ark., is recalling about 51,750 Mainstays Electric Mini Choppers.

The chopper’s blade can operate unexpectedly during assembly or when not enclosed in the container, posing a laceration hazard.

The company has received five reports of lacerations, two of which required medical attention, including stitches. Injuries occurred during assembly of the product or during cleaning/handling of the product.

This recall involves Mainstays Electric Mini Choppers, model number MS14100094536S1.

The choppers are rechargeable and cordless, and have a green lid, white body, and clear plastic bowl. They have one blade attachment, which consists of three curved blades on one white plastic spindle.

Model number MS14100094536S1 is on the label attached to the bottom of the clear plastic bowl.

The choppers, manufactured in China, were sold exclusively at Walmart stores nationwide and online at from August 2022, through October 2023, for between $10 and $15.

What to do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled choppers, and contact Walmart to receive a full refund. Consumers may bring the chopper to their nearest Walmart store for a refund.

Consumers may contact Walmart at (800) 925-6278 from 7 a.m. through 9 p.m. (CT) any day, or online at for more information.

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