Ohio – Do you have an old jalopy that’s
headed for the junkyard? Or perhaps your teenager’s parked
clunker is a chronic eyesore in your driveway? Neither car is
worth a new paint job, you say? Not to worry, just dress up the
car in duct tape and enter the first annual Duck® brand duct
tape Stuck in Traffic Contest, with the chance of winning first
prize of $2,500 cash.
opportunity lets individuals give their car an innovative and
original makeover. Beyond relaxing the strain on their budgets,
drivers can use their imagination and lots of tape to create their
own auto fashion style from both standard silver gray duct tape
and a variety of different duct tapes (the Duck brand offers a
variety of colors and patterns of tape, including camouflage and
fluorescent yellow, orange, green and pink).
brand duct tape Stuck in Traffic Contest, sponsored
by Henkel Consumer Adhesives, Inc., will award the 1st place winner
$2,500 for their creativity in covering or partially covering
an operable or non-operable vehicle with duct tape in a creative
and original manner.
The 2nd place
winner will receive $1,000 while the 3rd place winner will win
$500. A limited number of Honorable Mention Winners will receive
a Duck Tape sportswear package.
For a registration form and official contest rules, interested
individuals should go to www.ducktapeclub.com after May 20, 2002.
Contest participants will need to submit a photo of their duct
taped vehicle. The winner will be selected based on a number of
criteria including originality, quantity of Duck Tape used, and
use of colors.
will be determined by a panel of judges, including Tim & Jim,
the famed Duct Tape Guys, and Todd Scott, renowned Canadian duct
tape sculptor. Photos and entries must be received by August 9,
2002. The panel of celebrity judges will announce their decisions
after September 4, 2002. Winners will be notified soon thereafter
and their names will be posted on the website.
duct tape is available nationally at such retailers as Ace Hardware,
TrueValue, Lowe’s and Wal?Mart. Duck Tape is available in
more than 15 colors and varieties, including camouflage, X-treme
colors, standard silver gray, and an assortment of other solid
colors such as black, red, and blue. For more information on where
to find Duck Tape go to www.duckproducts.com.
Entries and photos can be completed at www.ducktapeclub.com
or sent via mail to:
in Traffic Contest
c/o Henkel Consumer Adhesives, Inc.
32150 Just Imagine Drive
Avon, OH 44011-1355