Recall-AlertBuild-A-Bear Recalls Sulley From Monsters

Build-A-Bear has issued a recall of the stuffed animal toy named Sulley because Sulley’s eye can detach from the toy causing dangerous hazard for the child playing with the toy.  According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, “the stuffed animal’s eye can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children.”  You will notice in the picture provided of Sulley that his eye is very large and can seriously injure a child who tries swallowing it.  For those of you who don’t know who Sulley is, he is the furry blue monster from the Monsters movies.

Product Information:

  • Product Name: Sulley character stuffed animal
  • Importer: Build-A-Bear Workshop Inc., of St. Louis, Mo.
  • Units Recalled: 25,000 in the U.S. and 1,100 in Canada
  • Places Sold:
    • Build-A-Bear Workshop stores
    • Online at
  • Dates Sold: During June 2013
  • Price: About $2

Injuries and Incidents To Date:

  • There have been no reports of injuries to date

Free Build-A-Bear Coupon:

If you have purchased the recalled Sulley character stuffed animal for your child, you should immediately return it to any Build-A-Bear Workshop.  You will receive a coupon for any stuffed animal from Build-A-Bear Workshop.

Additional Information:

For information on the recall, consumers may contact Build-A-Bear toll-free at (866) 236-5683.  Consumers may also contact The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) by calling (800) 638-2772.

What to Do if You or a Loved One Has Been Affected by a Recalled Product:

If your child has become injured as a result of the recalled Sulley character stuffed animal, you may be entitled to compensation. Here at we have experienced attorneys specializing in products liability cases.  Most of the attorneys at offer free initial consultations, so it would be advantageous to speak to an attorney to discuss your potential legal claims.