July 26, 2006

Meijer Recalls Glass Candleholders 

Name of Product: Clear Glass Candleholders

Units: About 6,500

Distributor: Meijer, of Grand Rapids, Mich.

Hazard: The glue connecting the candleholder could fail causing the candleholder to fall apart. This poses a fire and laceration hazard to consumers.

Description: The clear glass candleholders are vase-shaped and measure about 11-inches tall. “At Home with Meijer” is printed on a label on the bottom of the candleholders.

Sold exclusively at: Meijer stores in the Midwest from September 2004 through November 2005 for about $8.

Remedy: Consumers should stop using the recalled candleholders immediately and return them to any Meijer store for a full refund.

Consumer Contact: For more information, contact Meijer toll-free at (866) 280-8419 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit the company’s Web site at http://www.meijer.com/qa