March 1, 2005

Landsí End Announces Recall of Zipper Pulls on Childrenís Outer Wear

Name of Product: Landsí End Infant and Toddler Squall Parkas, Sport Squalls, Squall Snow Suits and Squall Bibs

Units: About 24,000

Importer: Landsí End, of Dodgeville, Wis.

Problem: The rubber zipper pull-tab can be bitten off and may pose a risk of choking to young children.

Description: The recalled Landsí End outer wear have a rubber tab located at the end of the fabric zipper pull located on the front of the jacket. The recall includes the garments and style numbers listed below. The style number is written on a label in the left side seam of the garment.

Infant Squall Parka, style 94648
Infant Hooded Sport Squall, style 94650
Infant Squall Snowsuit, style 94654
Infant Squall Bib, style 94652
Toddler Squall Parka, style 94649
Toddler Hooded Sport Squall, style 94651
Toddler Squall Snowsuit, style 94655
Toddler Squall Bib, style 94653
Sold by: Landsí End Catalogue and Internet sales from August 2004 through December 21, 2004 for between $54.50 and $79.50.

Manufactured In: China and Hong Kong

Remedy: Cut off the fabric zipper pull and dispose of it.

Consumer Contact: For more information, call Landsí End at (800) 200-6212 anytime, or visit their Web site at