Following the suffocation deaths of a thirteen-year-old boy and a three-year-old girl, Ace Bayou Corp. has issued a recall of its bean bag chairs sold before July 2013. The bean bag chairs were sold by several major retailers, including Wal-Mart, Meijer, and Amazon.com.
From the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission’s Recall Details:
“The recalled chairs with zippers that open were sold in a variety of sizes, shapes, colors and fabrics. They include round or L-shaped, vinyl or fabric, and are filled with polystyrene foam beads. They were sold in a variety of colors, including purple, violet, blue, red, pink, yellow, Kelly green, black, port, navy, lime, royal blue, turquoise, tangerine and multi-color. The round bean bag chairs were sold in three sizes, 30, 32 and 40 inches in diameter. The L-shaped bean bag chair measures 18 inches wide by 30 inches deep by 30 inches high. “ACE BAYOU CORP” is printed on a tag sewn into the bean bag chair’s cover seam. They were made in China.