Recalls

CreaMiser creamer dispensers recalled for fire hazard

Recall creamer dispensers 165x210 CreaMiser creamer dispensers recalled for fire hazardNearly 5,600 CreaMiser Refrigerated Creamer Dispensers have been recalled by CreaMiser after reports that the dispensers may overheat, thus posing a fire hazard.

Sold in black granite, gray granite and sold, the recalled CreaMiser refrigerated coffee creamer dispensers were used in commercial facilities. The dispensers feature digital thermometers, serial numbers as well as model numbers 200, 210 and 400. While creamer dispensers with model numbers 200 and 210 contain two creamer dispenser stations, the machine with model number 400 contains four dispensers. All of the information related to the CreaMiser machine can be found printed on a white sticker or metal name plate located on the back of the dispensers.

The following model and serial numbers are included in the CreaMiser recall:

Model numbers Serial numbers
200 CP200-02001 through CP200-05151
210 CP210-00001 through CP210-01925
400 CP400-02001 through CP400-05500

Before the recall was announced, CreaMiser was aware of two incidents resulting in fires, as well as five units with melted digital thermometers. No injuries or deaths have been linked to the recalled creamer dispensers.

From January 2001 until November 2003, the recalled CreaMiser creamer dispensers were sold to convenience stores, quick-serve restaurants, hospitals and workplace cafeterias across the nation. The machines with two dispensers were sold for about $990, while the four dispenser machines were sold for about $1,235. All of the recalled creamer dispensers were manufactured in the United States.

CreaMiser Refrigerated Creamer Dispenser owners should ensure their machine is not included in this recall. If so, owners need to immediately unplug the dispenser, remove it from service and contact CreaMiser for information on how to obtain a free repair.

For more information on the CreaMiser recall, contact CreaMiser at 800-905-3366 from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. MT Monday through Friday or online at www.creamiser.com and click on “CreaMiser Refrigerated Creamer Dispensers Recalled by WhiteWave” below the menu on the left side of the home page for more information.

Source:
Consumer Product Safety Commission