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April 3, 2006
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Global Pet Expo 2006 Best New Product Winners Named

- Best New Products Selected From Nearly 700 New Pet Products Launched at Global Pet Expo in San Diego -

(Greenwich, CT.), April 3, 2006— The American Pet Products Manufacturers Association (APPMA) and Pet Industry Distributors Association (PIDA) released today the winners of one of the most prestigious awards within the industry, New Product Showcase Best In Show Winners.

Nearly 700 new pet products debuted in The New Products Showcase at Global Pet Expo, the world’s largest annual pet products trade show, in San Diego, CA, March 23-25, 2006.

 Global Pet Expo awarded first and second prizes in 11 categories, as well as honorable mentions.  The contest, which was judged by national and international industry buyers, is designed to recognize the year’s best creative efforts in new pet products and point-of-purchase displays. 

 

2006 APPMA New Products Showcase Winners:

 

Aquarium

Best in Show

Casco Group

Baby biOrb Aquarium Kit

Booth 4120

 

2nd Place

Ancient Mariner, Inc.

Aquarium Power Gravel Vacuum (APGV-100)

Booth 4908

 

3rd Place

Flagship International, Inc.

Magic Crystal Globe Aquarium

Booth 5213

 

Bird

Best in Show

Kaytee Products, Inc

EZ CARE Bow Front Cage For Large Birds

Booth 3112

 

2nd Place

Kaytee Products, Inc

Forti-Diet EGG CITE

Booth 3112

 

3rd Place

Rolf C. Hagen (USA) Corp.

Vision Knockdown Bird Cages

Booth 2812

 

Cat

Best in Show

Wellmark

Zodiac PET SPECIFIX Topicals

Booth 3112

 

2nd Place

Petnovations, Inc.

CatGenie, world’s only self-washing cat box

Booth 5502

 

3rd Place

Monitech

Let meow’t WINDOW MOUNTED CAT PATIO

Booth 1049

 

Dog

Best in Show

Four Paws

Four Paws 3-in 1 Pet Stroller

Booth 3112

 

2nd Place

Petailing, Inc.

Stuff’N Sniff

Booth 5823

 

3rd Place

PolyBrite International

Lighted Collar Cover

Booth 506

 

Equine

Best in Show

TFH Publications, Inc.

Good Horsekeeping

Booth 3112

 

2nd Place

HBH Pet Products

Apple Bites Horse Treat

Booth 1846

 

3rd Place

Woodstream Corp.

HC-100 Portable Corral

Booth 1248

 

Gift

Best in Show

TFH Publications, Inc

The Little Dogs’ Beauty Book

Booth 3112

 

2nd Place

All-Glass Aquarium

Lil Critter Explorer Kit

Booth 3112

 

3rd Place

Oscar Enterprises, Inc.

Deco Kit 2 & Deco Kit 3 Aquarium Kits

Booth 3135

 

Holiday

Best in Show

Avanti Press

HOLIDAY MINIS

Booth 4321

 

2nd Place

TFH Publications, Inc

Nutri Dent “Holiday Packs” for Stand Up Pouches

Booth 3112

 

3rd Place

Crunchkins

“Spooky Greetings” Edible Halloween Cards for Dogs

Booth 5225

 

Pond

Best in Show

Python Products, Inc.

THE HAND

Booth 3334

 

2nd Place

Summit Chemical Company

Barley Straw Planter –Small

Booth 608

 

3rd Place

Eugene G. Danner Manufacturing, Inc.

Pressurized Filter 4000 with 40 Watt uv light

Booth 843

 

Reptile

Best in Show

Super Pet

Repti-Varium Terrarium Topper

Booth 3112

 

2nd Place

United Pet Group

Tetrafauna Decorative ReptoFilter (Reptile Filter)

Booth 4312

 

3rd Place

Super Pet

Little Crab Products

Booth 3112

 

Small Animal

Best in Show

Super Pet

Critter Trail Dazzle

Booth 3112

 

2nd Place

Super Pet

Critter Trail Turn –About

Booth 3112

 

3rd Place

Super Pet

Critter Trail Pink

Booth 3112

 

Point of Purchase

 

Best in Show

Wellmark

Zodiac Mini –Shelf Topical Display

Booth 3112

 

2nd Place

Zoo Medical Laboratories, Inc

Euro Store Cage Unit

Booth 4650

 

3rd Place

Crunchkins

“Crunch Cards” Edible Greeting Cards for Dogs 1-2 Sided POP Floor Display

Booth 5225

  

 

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Global Pet Expo, the pet industry’s largest annual trade show, is presented by the American Pet Products Manufacturers Association (APPMA) and Pet Industry Distributors Association (PIDA). The 2006 Show featured 700 exhibiting companies utilizing 215,000 net square feet of exhibit space.  More than 700 new product launches were featured and 3,600 pet product buyers from around the world attended. In 2007, Global Pet Expo will take place February 22-24 in Orlando, FL. Global Pet Expo is open to independent retailers, distributors, mass-market buyers, and other qualified professionals. For more information, visit www.globalpetexpo.org.