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Safety Alert

Monogram Beverage Mugs Recalled by Tri-Vista Designs Due to Fire Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Kirklands

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

Name of product: Metallic Monogram Beverage Mugs

Hazard: If used in the microwave, the metallic mugs can spark, posing a fire hazard.

Remedy: Refund

Consumer Contact: Tri-Vista Designs toll-free at (870) 446-5126 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. ET, Monday through Friday, or visit the firm's website at www.trivistadesigns.com click on "Recall Notice" for more information.

Units: About 10,000

Description: This recall involves 16-ounce white ceramic beverage mugs with metallic gold accents. A monogram letter A, B, C, D, E, G, H, J, K, L, M, R, S or T is printed in gold on the mug. A sticker on the bottom of the mug has "UPC# 698617673962," "SKU# 138837" and "Retail: $6.99."

Incidents/Injuries: The firm has received one report of a mug that began to spark while in the microwave. No injuries have been reported.

Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled mugs in the microwave, and return them to any Kirkland's store for a full refund.

Sold exclusively at: Kirkland's stores nationwide from March 2015 to May 2015 for about $7.

Importer: Tri-Vista Designs Inc., of Deer, Ark.

Manufactured in: China