Melville Direct Recalls Fiber Optic Christmas Trees Due to Fire Hazard (Re ...



This recall involves Bits and Pieces Fiber Optic indoor plug in Christmas tree. The full foliage branches have fiber optic light strands that change color. Each tree comes with an AC power adapter that is attached to the gold tone colored base that holds the tree in place. The AC power adapter plugs into a standard household outlet. The 18 inch tall tree item number is 43560 and weighs about three pounds. The 31 inch tall tree item number is 43559 and weighs about four pounds. The item numbers can be found on the UPC barcode label on the box.
Product:
Bits and Pieces Fiber Optic Christmas TreesAbout 1,700
Retailer:
Bits and Pieces mail order catalog and online at www.bitsandpieces.com from October 2017 through December 2017 for about $50.
Distributor:
Melville Direct LLC, of Dedham, Mass.
Recall Date:    Dec 21, 2017
Injury:
The firm has received 449 reports of the AC power adapter overheating. There was one injury reported.
Mfg:
Yueqing City Island Fiber Optic Christmas Tree Plant, of China
Mfg Country:
China
Importer:
Melville Direct LLC, of Dedham, Mass.
Recall ID:    8212
Last Published:    Dec 21, 2017
Official Site:    Link

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Emert Number:    18707
Emert Status:    Announced