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Handi-Treads[TM] Wins Award for Innovation at 2009 National Hardware Show.

LIBERTYVILLE, Ill. -- Handi-Products' Handi-Treads[TM] ( won Hardware Retailing magazine's "Retailers' Choice Award" for being one of the most innovative and outstanding finds at this year's National Hardware Show. For the past three decades, the National Retail Hardware Association and Hardware Retailing have sponsored the Retailers' Choice Awards celebrating the hottest new products of the year that not only offer innovation but provide great sales and business potential for retailers.

This year, only 33 products out of the more than 50,000 products featured at the show were awarded the Retailers' Choice Award. "New products are the lifeblood life·blood  
1. Blood regarded as essential for life.

2. An indispensable or vital part: Capable workers are the lifeblood of the business.
 of the industry. The Retailers' Choice Awards program recognizes the top products each year at the National Hardware Show[R] that demonstrate strong sales potential at retail. The award also creates a strong bond between retailers and manufacturers due to the fact that retailers choose the winners," says Scott Wright Scott Wright (born 2 October 1974) is a British actor, best known for his two year stay in ITV1's Coronation Street, playing Sam Kingston from 2000 to 2002, who famously stripped in the Rovers Return. , NRHA NRHA National Reining Horse Association
NRHA National Rural Health Association
NRHA National Retail Hardware Association
 manager of training and communications.

"Non-slip tape and paint products work great when you first apply them, but they wear out or peel up in a very short period of time. The Handi-Treads are a permanent solution to this problem. In fact, we are so sure they will last we will guarantee that the non-slip buttons will not wear out during the homeowner's lifetime," said Thom Disch CEO (1) (Chief Executive Officer) The highest individual in command of an organization. Typically the president of the company, the CEO reports to the Chairman of the Board.  of Handi-Products. "As we have introduced this product I have been amazed a·maze  
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1. To affect with great wonder; astonish. See Synonyms at surprise.

2. Obsolete To bewilder; perplex.

 by the number of different uses our customers have found for the Handi-Treads. For example, one community placed them on the steps of their fire truck, a plant manager placed them around the drinking fountain, they have been used on steps in Bosnia and Iraq to minimize slipping in sand storms, and several marinas It may never be fully completed or, depending on its its nature, it may be that it can never be completed. However, new and revised entries in the list are always welcome. Australia
 have installed them on their boat docks . . . I could go on and on."

Featuring a lifetime warranty in home applications, these long lasting, easy to install, non-slip treads provide superior traction Traction Definition

Traction is the use of a pulling force to treat muscle and skeleton disorders.

Traction is usually applied to the arms and legs, the neck, the backbone, or the pelvis.
 and permanent protection against water, ice, snow and sand on stairs, decks, porches, ramps, walkways and other potentially slippery surfaces. Handi-Treads are available in a standard aluminum color or can be purchased in ten vibrant anodized colors. There are four standard sizes but Handi-Treads can also be manufactured in custom sizes to fit a customer's specific needs. A free sample of the non-slip tread tread

injury to the coronet of the horse's hoof by treading on it by the opposite hoof, or by another horse when they are being worked in a team. If the coronary matrix is injured there may be a subsequent crack or deformity.
 material can be requested via the Handi-Treads website:

About Handi-Products

Handi-Products of Libertyville, Ill. has been designing and manufacturing products for home safety and home use since 1958. The company's products are used by home owners home owner home npropriétaire occupant , governmental agencies, schools, churches, hotels as well as other public and commercial facilities for a wide range of industrial and private residential purposes. For more information, visit or call 800-733-4726.
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