Cost Plus World Market Recalls Ronan Bistro Chairs Due to Fall Hazard

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  • Cost Plus World Market Ronan Bistro Chair Antique White SKU 502281
    Cost Plus World Market Ronan Bistro Chair Antique White SKU 502281

Recall Summary

Name of product:  Ronan Bistro Chairs

Hazard:  The rear metal legs can bend unexpectedly and cause the chair to become unbalanced, posing a fall hazard to the user.

Consumer Contact:  Cost Plus World Market toll-free at (877) 967-5362 from 7 a.m. to midnight ET daily or online at and click on “Product Recalls” for more information.

Recall Details

Units:  About 9,200

Description:  This recall involves metal Ronan Bistro chairs intended for outdoor use. The chairs measure 35 inches tall, have a slatted seat, a two horizontal slat back and were sold in antique white, lagoon blue and Poinciana (red). SKU number 502281, 502282 or 502283 is printed on the UPC sticker attached to the sales tag at the time of purchase.

Incidents/Injuries:  The firm has received three reports of bent or fractured or torn rear chair legs. No injuries have been reported.

Remedy:  Consumers should immediately stop using the Ronan Bistro chairs and return them to any Cost Plus World Market or World Market store for a full refund.

Sold exclusively at:  Cost Plus World Market and World Market stores nationwide and online at from February 2015 through May 2015 for about $60.

Distributor(s):  Cost Plus Management Services Inc., of Oakland, Calif.

Manufactured in:  China

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