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Product name “Cool Cuffs”
Description “Cool Cuffs” are a brightly colored version of a wristband used worldwide in hospitals, water parks, amusement parks, concert arenas and summer campgrounds. 
Problem The plastic locking device which holds the bracelet in place could be removed and become a choking hazard for small children. 
Distribution Distributed primarily in wholesale and retail channels nationwide. “Cool Cuffs” were distributed in packs of Hi-C fruit drinks with approximately two million nine-in 250 ml. aseptic boxes. An additional quantity was distributed through a mail-in offer on 46-ounce cans of Hi-C fruit drinks. 
Company Consumers may return item to Hi-C Stick-On Cool Cuff, P.O. Box 1133, Maple Plains, MN 55348 
Dates sold February 1989 through April 1989. 
Date posted 01/04/2002 

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