lululemon athletica—Elastic Drawcord in Assorted lululemon Tops

PRA number

2015/14874

Published date

Product description

The component in question is an elastic drawcord with a hard metal or plastic tip used around the hood/neck area of certain lululemon tops. Each top displays an embroidered or printed lululemon logo; the location of the logo varies with the style of the garment.
Identifying features
The tops in question come in a variety of colors and styles, including: Carry and Go Hoodie; Cool Down Jacket; Course-ette Jacket; Cozy Up Jacket; Dance Studio Jacket; Dance Sweat Shirt; Don’t Hurry Be Happy Pullover; Gratitude Wrap; Necessity Jacket; Proactive Jacket; Refresh Snap Up; Run Sun Blocker Pullover; Run Track N Field Jacket; Run With It Jacket; Sanctuary Jacket; Savasana Tunic; Sing, Floss, Travel Jacket; Stow ’N Go Jacket; Stride Jacket; Summertime Tunic; Varsity Hoodie; Victory Jacket and Wear With All Jacket.

Other identifying numbers

The tops in question come in a variety of colors and styles, including:

Carry and Go Hoodie; Cool Down Jacket; Course-ette Jacket; Cozy Up Jacket; Dance Studio Jacket; Dance Sweat Shirt; Don’t Hurry Be Happy Pullover; Gratitude Wrap; Necessity Jacket; Proactive Jacket; Refresh Snap Up; Run Sun Blocker Pullover; Run Track N Field Jacket; Run With It Jacket; Sanctuary Jacket; Savasana Tunic; Sing, Floss, Travel Jacket; Stow ’N Go Jacket; Stride Jacket; Summertime Tunic; Varsity Hoodie; Victory Jacket and Wear With All Jacket.

What are the defects?

The affected tops have an elastic draw cord with hard metal or plastic tips in the hood or around the neck area.

What are the hazards?

When the elastic draw cord with a hard tip in the hood or around the neck area is pulled or caught on something and released, it can snap back, impact the face area and result in injury.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should stop wearing the tops with the elastic draw cord and either remove the draw cord or contact lululemon to request a new, non-elastic draw cord with written instructions on how to replace the draw cord.

Traders who sold this product

Primarily sold through lululemon retail stores and online store

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Dates available for sale

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Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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