This recall involves Kikkerland’s wireless charger bedside pockets used for recharging mobile phones and devices. The recalled chargers have a wireless charging pocket in which a mobile phone or other electronic device is placed. The recalled charger pockets have the configuration of an expanding v-shaped file folder with a single pocket and a rigid flap that is pivotally attached on one side. The pocket is typically placed between the mattress and the bed frame. They are made of a dark gray felt material and were sold with a power cord. In operation, the cord is plugged into an electronic outlet and the mobile phone is placed into the pocket for recharging.
Wireless charger bedside pocketsAbout 3,600
Annie’s Blue Ribbon, Kowalski’s, SF MOMA, Therapy stores and other stores nationwide from March 2018 through August 2018 for about $35.
Recall Date: Oct 18, 2018
Kikkerland has received three reports of smoke coming from the charger pockets. No injuries have been reported.
Ningbo Hongrui Imp. & Exp. CP. Ltd., of China
Kikkerland Design Inc, of New York
Recall ID: 8427
Last Published: Oct 18, 2018
Emert Number: 19013
Emert Status: Announced