ALEX Toys Recalls Infant Building Play Sets Due to Choking Hazard

More than 90,000 play sets are being recalled

ALEX Toys Recalls Infant Building Play Sets Due to Choking Hazard
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August 23, 2016

ALEX Toys has issued a recall that involves three ALEX Jr. branded sets of infant building toys. Small parts of the plastic toy building sets can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children.

The affected sets are the Baby Builder, model 1982, First Pops, model 1981P, and the First Snaps, model 1981S.

The recalled First Snaps sets' containers have the following batch codes on a sticker above the UPC code: P0002073, P0001713, P0001330, P0000954, P0002107, P0001628, P0001009, P00000814, P0001948, P0001536, P0001098, P0001677, P0001427, P0000983.

The sets include an assortment of plastic shapes in bright colors that are designed to be pulled, pushed, snapped and twisted and come in stackable plastic jars.

The recalled sets were sold in sets of 14 and 26 pieces at Barnes & Noble, Land of Nod, and online at

There have been 22 reports of the ends of small parts detaching from the building sets, but no injuries have been reported to date.

Consumers should immediately take the recalled building sets away from children and contact ALEX for a prepaid return shipping envelope. ALEX will send consumers a full refund upon receipt of returned sets.

For further information, affected consumers should contact ALEX at (844) 310-6691.