Kmart Corp. Recall of Martha Stewart Everyday Brand Birch Candle Set Sold Exclusively at Kmart

February 23, 2005

Kmart Corp. Announces Recall of Martha Stewart Everyday Brand Birch Candle Set Sold Exclusively at Kmart

Name of product: Martha Stewart Everyday Brand Birch Candle Sets

Units: About 4,600

Importer: Kmart Corp., of Troy, Mich.

Hazard: The birch, surrounding the candles, may ignite, posing a fire and burn hazard.

Description: The recalled candle sets contain three birch bark candles and pine cones that sit on a round tray. The candles measure 3, 4, and 6-inches in height and have a white birch exterior. �Martha Stewart Everyday� brand name is printed on the box.

Sold at: Kmart stores nationwide from September 2004 through January 2005 for about $13.

Manufactured in: China

Remedy: Consumers should return these candle sets to the Kmart store where purchased to receive a refund.

Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact Kmart at (866) KMART4U anytime or visit the company�s Web site at www.kmart.com