HIS International Recall of Jumper Sets February 15, 2005

HIS International Announces Recall of Jumper Sets

Name of product: Denim Jumper Set

Units: About 6,700

Manufacturer: HIS International, of New York, NY.

Hazard: The paint on the buttons contains excessive lead levels, posing a lead poisoning hazard to young children.

Description: The recalled denim jumper sets are made of 100 percent cotton and were sold in three different styles. Style number 2814X is a long sleeve bodysuit with a flower appliqué jumper. Style number 2817X is a striped turtleneck with a heart pocket jumper and Style number 2818X is a long sleeve bodysuit with a patchwork jumper.

Sold at: Exclusively at Kmart Stores nationwide from July 2004 to November 2004 for about $13.

Manufactured in: China

Remedy: Consumers should immediately take the denim jumper away from children and return to Kmart for a refund or replacement.

Consumer Contact: Consumers should contact HIS International toll free at (888) 467-3990 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or visit their Web site at www.nokidding-HIS.com for additional information.