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Recall Notice: Gold Eddie Bauer First Adventure Infant Carriers

Gold Eddie Bauer Infant Carrier sold exclusively at Target has buckles that can break presenting a potential fall hazard
Recall Notice: Gold Eddie Bauer First Adventure Infant Carriers
Gold recalls Eddie Bauer First Adventure Infant Carriers due to a fall hazard. This carrier was sold exclusively at Target.
Credit: Gold
By Wendy Schmitz ⋅ Senior Review Editor
Thursday September 12, 2019

This recall involves Gold Inc.'s Eddie Bauer fabric infant carriers sold in Target stores on at target online. The carriers subjected to the recall are black with grey "Eddie Bauer" and "First Adventure" visible on the front.

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The buckles on the carrier can break creating a fall hazard.

Confirmed Incidents

There have been eight cases of broken buckles on this carrier with no injuries reported.


Consumers should stop using this carrier immediately to avoid potential injuries. Then contact Gold Inc. to confirm if your product is part of this recall. If your product is part of the recall, you can receive a replacement carrier of similar value or a refund. Consumers must remove and return both shoulder straps and the tag and return them to the company with their name, address, and phone number to participate in the remedy.

Who to Contact for More Information

Consumers should contact Gold Inc. toll-free at 866-600-7205 Monday-Friday 9 am - 5 pm MST, via email at, or at under "Recalls."

For additional information about this carrier can be read on the Consumer Product Safety Commission website.


Gold Inc., dba Goldbug Inc., of Denver, Colo.

Product Origin


Where Was it Sold

This carrier was exclusively sold at Target stores nationwide and online between December 2017-August 2018.

Recall Date

October 16, 2018

Recall Number


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