SOURCE: Emerge Technologies

November 20, 2010 22:00 ET

Emerge Technologies Recalls iPod Retractable Wall Chargers

TORONTO--(Marketwire - November 20, 2010) - The Electrical Safety Authority is notifying the public that Emerge Technologies has announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately.

Name of Product: Retrak iPod retractable wall charger.

Units:  11,359 units in Ontario and 4,429 units in the rest of Canada.

Manufacturer/Importer: Emerge Technologies, Inc.

Hazard: The affected products have not been tested to determine whether they have been compliant with the Canadian Standards for product safety.

Incidents/Injuries: There have been no injuries or damage reported.

Description/Models: ETIPODCHGW is a white wall charger with retractable cable. ETIPODCHGWB is a black wall charger with retractable cable.

Sold by: Best Buy, GEM-SEN Distribution, Micro Channel Management, Staples and Tiger Direct for $24.00.

When was distributed: Between August 2008 and October 2010.

Manufactured in: China

Remedy: Customer should contact Emerge Technologies directly by calling toll free: 877-499-6072 or fax: 972-456-4220 or by email: Product to be returned to Emerge Technologies and customer will receive a full refund, including shipping costs.

Consumer Contact: Lauren Hawkins at 877-499-6072 or


Emerge Technologies, Inc.
306 Airline Dr. Suite 200
Coppell, TX 75019