New Product Buzz
Every once in a while an idea comes along that can really make a difference in peoples lives. From the swift (and often glowing) coverage the LintAlert® has already been given, we think you'll agree
it is one of those ideas.
LintAlert® NewsThe LintAlert® detects dryer exhaust problems before they waste energy or become a danger.
Past Award Articles & Recongition Highlights1/6/2011
Electronic House Names LintAlert CES Product of the Year
The winner of the 2011 Product of the Year Award was chosen by Electronic House editors, distinguised industry veterans and the magazine's DIY correspondent. They
announced that the LintAlert took first place today at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.
See the details that helped LintAlert win by clicking HERE.
Packaging Digest Magazine Runs Three Page Article on the Innovation Exhibited in the Packaging
Keeping in mind the importance of retailer environmental scorecards such as Walmart’s, the LintAlert PET clamshell was designed to hold a multi-part device in place securely and attractively. The full article can be seen here: Page 34-36 Packaging Digest Article
Three Big Awards at the National Hardware Show
The three day National Hardware Show now in its 64th year, took place at the Las Vegas Convention Center May 7-9. The show attracts a worldwide audience and is attended by over 27,000 industry professionals.
We launched our new product, the LintAlert at the show where we had a small 10x10 booth. For almost 3 years we have been actively working and tweaking the product, website, marketing and packaging for this one time debut. The anticipation, excitement and stress grew daily as the show date approached.
Like most shows, they incorporate several awards for innovative products. Here are the awards LintAlert® won.
- First Place: New Product World Hardware & Tools, Plumbing & Electrical, Storage & Organization, Homewares, Paint & Accessories
- First Place: New Product Launch Spotlight - products that have no pre-sells, no pre-negotiations or no exclusive deal.
- Top Honors: North American Retail Hardware Association awards 30 products from the thousands on display with the Retailers' Choice Awards.