Kobian Canada Inc.

May 15, 2009 11:35 ET

Product Recall: Kobian Recalls XtatiK AC Adapters Sold With Portable Travel Power Kit

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - May 15, 2009) -

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The Electrical Safety Authority in cooperation with Kobian Canada Inc. ("KCI") is notifying the public that KCI has announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using the recalled products immediately.

Name of Product:

AC adapter bundled in XtatiK 3-Piece iPod Travel Power Kit.

Units:

Approximately 16,000 units of the product were sold in Canada between November 2007 and January 2009 and approximately 10,000 of the units were sold in Ontario.

Manufacturer/Importer:

The AC Adaptor is manufactured in China by Chuangu Industry Shexen Co. Ltd.

Importer

The AC Adaptor is imported by KCI.

Incidents/Injuries:

No known incidents or injuries.

Hazard:

The product displays an unauthorized UL mark and it has not been tested to determine whether it is compliant with the Canadian Standards for product safety.

Description/Model:

The adapter was bundled together with a USB to iPod connecting cable and a car-charger and sold under the XtatiK brand. The bundled product bears the bar code number 8886383608741.

Sold by:

Distributed in Canada by KCI, and sold by Futureshop Canada.

Remedy:

If you have purchased or otherwise obtained the product, please contact Kobian Canada Inc. and we will replace the product.

Incidents/Injuries:

No known incidents or injuries.



Consumer Contact:
Customer Support
560 Denison Street Unit 5
Markham, Ontario
L3R 2M8
Phone: (905) 480 0476
Fax: (905) 948 1601


Remarks:

The recalled units are not certified to Canadian Standards.

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Contact Information

  • Consumer Contact:
    Kobian Canada Inc.
    Customer Support
    (905) 480 0476
    (905) 948 1601 (FAX)