The glass jar can break, posing fire and laceration hazards

By James Limbach of ConsumerAffairs

January 2, 2020

PhotoHallmark Marketing Company of Kansas City, Mo., is recalling about 4,500 frosted balsam jar candles.

The glass jar can break when the candle is lit, posing fire and laceration hazards.

The firm has received 6 reports of the glass jar breaking, resulting in fire damage to nearby items. No injuries have been reported.

This recall involves the frosted balsam soy blend jar green candles with three wicks.

The candles glass jar measures about 5 inches high and 4.5 inches in diameter and has a metal top. Hallmark, frosted balsam and an image of a snowy pine cone appear on the front of the candle.

Date code 9211D, SKU code XKT1747 and UPC code 763795556991 appear on a white label on the candles underside.

The candles, manufactured in the U.S., were sold exclusively at Normans Hallmark stores in New Jersey and Pennsylvania from September 2019, through December 2019, for about $28.

What to do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled candles and return them to the store where purchased for a full refund of the purchase price and a $10 Hallmark Gold Crown gift card.

Consumers may contact Hallmark at (800) HALLMARK (800) 425-5627) from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday or online at www.hallmark.com and click on Product Recalls at the bottom of the page for more information.

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