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Recalls this week include Keurig coffee brewing systems, sweatshirts

December 26, 2014 - 12:17 PM

A line of Keurig coffee brewers that can overheat and spray hot water are among this week's recalled consumer products. Sweatshirts that pose a strangulation hazard to children were also recalled.

Here's a more detailed look:


DETAILS: Keurig MINI Plus Brewing System with model number K10 (previously identified as model number B31). Recalled brewers have an identification number starting with "31" followed by a range of numbers printed on a white sticker on the bottom of the brewer. They are single-serve, hot beverage brewers and were sold in 13 different colours with silver trim. Recalled units were produced between December 2009 and July 2014 and were sold between December 2009 and December 2014. They can be identified by the serial number printed on a white sticker on the bottom of the brewer. Serial numbers involved in the recall can be found at

WHY: Water can overheat during brewing, spray out and burn consumers.

INCIDENTS: Keurig has received about 200 reports of hot liquid escaping from the brewer, including 90 reports of burn-related injuries.

HOW MANY: About 6.6 million in the U.S. and 564,000 in Canada.

FOR MORE: Call Keurig Green Mountain at 844-255-7886 Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. ET, and from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. ET on Saturday or Sunday or visit and click on "Recall Info."


DETAILS: James Trading Group's Croker Kids brand Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA) licensed fleece hoodies. The word Ireland is printed on the back across the shoulders. They were sold in kid's sizes "2YR" through "12YR" shown on a hang tag and on the tag sewn into the neck. Model number GA2002 is on a hang tag. They were sold at Irish boutiques, specialty retail stores nationwide, and online at from January 2013 to December 2014.

WHY: The sweatshirts have a drawstring around the neck area which poses a strangulation hazard to children.

INCIDENTS: None reported.

HOW MANY: About 1,113.

FOR MORE: Call James Trading Group at 800-541-5004 from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or visit and click on the "Recall Alert" tab on the top menu bar.

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