The cupcake craze is far from over. Practically a pop culture phenomenon, these tasty treats have made their way from bakery shelves to television shows and even apparel. Now, consumers can celebrate their love of these decadent desserts and have a chance to score a seriously sweet prize.
Contests may come and go, but there’s one that has stood the test of time thanks to some real “sticking” power...the Duck® brand Stuck at Prom® Scholarship Contest. Since its inception in 2001, the challenge, which tasks students to create unique prom attire from Duck Tape®.
The competition is fierce this year – but we’re not talking about college entrance… it’s the 2015 Duck® brand Stuck at Prom® Scholarship Contest! The Top 10 finalist couples have been chosen, but the fate of the winning Duck Tape® prom attire now rests in the hands of the public.
“Roll” out the red carpet – today, Duck® brand announces Mia Rickenbach and Chandler Derbyshire of Chantilly and Herndon, Virginia, respectively, as the 2015 Duck® brand Stuck at Prom® Scholarship Contest Grand Prize winners!
From creating wallets and flowers to purses and more ... just when you thought Duck Tape® couldn’t get any better, there’s a new scent-sation on the market as Duck® brand introduces the first-ever scented duct tape: Duck Tape Scents®.
Calling all designers, illustrators, artists and Duck Tape® enthusiasts! Duck Tape® brand duct tape is expanding its vibrant palette of over 250 colors, designs and licenses with a hot, fan-created design, and it could be worth $5,000 in the brand’s Duck Tape® MyDesign® Contest.
This year, nearly 160 million people will participate in Halloween festivities! For some, trick-or-treating is the best part. For others, it’s getting costumed from head to toe. But, to really get into the spirit, homes get decked out in everything from life-sized skeletons and spiders that jump to corn stalks, cobwebs and more.
Calling all “Mahomies!” Teen sensation Austin Mahone wants to let you in on “The Secret.” Duck Tape® has expanded its vibrant palette with a new, lovable design sure to make hearts skip a beat: Austin Mahone Duck Tape®. The pop star rose all the way to number one on the charts, and is now likely to be everyone’s number one favorite in crafting tools, too.
Today, Duck® brand announces Kechantra Ward and Jeffery Patton of Senatobia, Miss., as the Grand Prize winners of the 2014 Duck® brand Stuck at Prom® Scholarship Contest, earning $10,000 each for prom night attire with some serious sticking power.
With a million and one uses and counting, duct tape is considered to be a general purpose tool that’s perfect for temporary repairs; but, some projects require something a little more specific to the application.
It’s a delightful combination that’s sure to inspire creativity. Duck® brand duct tape and NERDS® candies are teaming up to deliver a sweet new Duck Tape® design! NERDS® Duck Tape® is a playful blend of sweet and sticky – starring the tiny, tangy, crunchy candies on a bright and colorful roll.
Duck Tape® successfully completed its mission to set a Guinness World Records® record during this year’s Avon Heritage Duck Tape® Festival, an annual Father’s Day weekend celebration of all things duct tape held in the Duck Tape® Capital of the World and home of Duck® brand duct tape – Avon, Ohio.
The hours of planning, the perfect date, the nonstop photos and of course the fashion – prom night is just as exciting as an awards show red carpet! And what better way to make a bold prom style statement than rocking a Duck Tape® outfit? High school students across the U.S. and Canada dedicated countless hours – and hundreds of rolls of Duck Tape®– creating unforgettable DIY prom wear, and now it’s the public’s turn to weigh in on the best Duck Tape® designs!
From accessories to the entire ensemble, fashion choices make a statement and express one’s personality. For Radio Disney on-air personality Maddy of “Morgan & Maddy in the Morning,” fashion can be described as style that sticks ... literally.
From colorful hair bows and trendy bracelets to creative clutches and funky top hats, it’s time to break out the Duck Tape® and get “Ducked Out” for the 2014 Radio Disney Music Awards (RDMAs)! And, for one lucky crafter, it could mean a trip to the Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE in Los Angeles on April 26!
The piles of homework and the stress of final exams will soon be forgotten, but memories of events like prom and graduation are sure to last. This year, show your design skills -- and make memories that are sure to "stick" around -- by entering the Duck® brand Stuck at Prom® Scholarship Contest, which starts today.
Duck® brand has expanded its palette of Duck Tape® colors, designs and licenses with the introduction of Realtree AP Pink® Duck Tape®. Whether you love hunting, enjoy the outdoors or just want to show your wild side, this new Duck Tape® print will add a fashionable – and feminine – touch to just about anything.
Crafting with Duck Tape® has endless possibilities, and now, Duck® brand duct tape and Fiskars®, the World’s #1 Scissors Brand™, have partnered to introduce a cutting solution to complete any crafting tool kit: a new line of scissors for Duck Tape® crafting.
It’s bringing the iconic space saga Star Wars™ from a galaxy far, far away to your fingertips! Duck Tape® announces the launch of Star Wars Duck Tape® – a new licensed design that is guaranteed to get crafters, artists, movie buffs and Star Wars aficionados taping in lightspeed!
Flexibility, respect and a sense of accomplishment are all elements employees value in their workplace – and ShurTech Brands, LLC, continues to prove it possesses these qualities and so much more. For the third year in a row, ShurTech Brands has been recognized as one of the NorthCoast 99.
Unless you’re psychic, you probably can’t predict the weather. However, with guides like the Farmers’ Almanac expecting a bitterly cold winter this year* (and boasting an 80 to 85 percent accuracy rate for their predictions), it makes sense to start thinking about your cold weather preparation now. Start by asking yourself: do you or don’t you?
Duck® brand is taking a road trip – to Burnham Park in Chicago, as part of the Duck Tape® “Rolls Across America” Tour. The custom, bright green, 31-foot Duck® Bus provides a unique, interactive Duck Tape® experience and honors this classic American fix-all that has helped saved the day for many.
Remember that story about the pilot in Alaska who repaired his bear-ravaged plane with duct tape to fly home? Or the time you were the hero and used duct tape to save your family vacation from an early conclusion? And can you believe astronauts used duct tape to save the Apollo 13 space mission?
Get ready! Michelangelo, Leonardo, Donatello and Raphael are back - and this time, these thrill-seeking heroes in a half shell are embarking on a new, action-packed adventure: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles™ Duck Tape®.
Prom night has its share of unforgettable moments - naming the King and Queen, that last slow dance, and laughing with your friends all night long. Today, Caden Kluge and Ashton Woolen, of Woodstock, Ga., can add another of those moments to their list, as they've been crowned the Grand Prize winners of the 2013 Duck® brand Stuck at Prom® Scholarship Contest.
Can't live without your favorite roll of Duck Tape®? Then it’s time to get the download on the latest Duck Tape® addiction! America’s favorite fix-all continues to expand its innovative offerings by launching the first official Duck Tape® app. Now, Duck Tape® enthusiasts everywhere can have the newest Duck Tape® colors and prints at their fingertips.
This summer, Gru’s faithful Minions will land themselves in another sticky situation – and this time not only with the (former?) super-villain. Duck Tape® today announced that it has partnered with Universal Partnerships & Licensing to create Despicable Me 2-inspired Duck Tape®, a fantastically fun print featuring the unpredictably hilarious Minions.
It’s a perfect pairing. The U.S. Army®, recognized for its strength and resilience, and Duck Tape® brand duct tape, known for its quality and durability, have joined forces to introduce a new printed Duck Tape® fit to handle just about any situation: U.S. Army® branded Duck Tape®.
Have a hauntingly fun Halloween with some help from Duck Tape® brand duct tape! Available in a thrilling assortment of colors and designs, Duck Tape® makes an ideal treat to create Halloween décor, costumes and crafts everyone will love, whether you’re a grown-up DIYer or crafting with your little boys and “ghouls.”
From the first design sketch to the big prom night reveal, students across the United States and Canada have been busy creating their 2013 prom masterpieces with Duck Tape®. They've wowed folks already, including "Project Runway" Season 11 winner Michelle Lesniak Franklin – and now it's the public's turn!
Duck Tape® brand duct tape encourages imagination, wonder and creativity, and is unveiling three new designs that celebrate some of Disney’s most beloved characters – new and old. These enchanting prints are perfect for making your own magical creations.
Baseball season is in full swing, and America’s favorite fix-all, Duck Tape®, has a new relationship with America’s National Pastime, as the Duck® brand introduces new officially licensed Duck Tape® prints featuring Major League Baseball (MLB™) teams.
From holding glasses and plates in place to adding a subtle touch of color and design to your shelves, there’s a shelf liner for almost every application. Now, when you need a little extra hold on frequently used shelves, there’s new Duck® brand Diamond Grip Easy Liner® shelf liner.
When was the last time you lined your kitchen shelves? Perhaps it’s when you first moved into your house, or when you installed new cabinets when you remodeled; or maybe it was when you changed the color scheme to keep up with the latest trends.
Does One Direction make you “Live While You’re Young”? Then make your One Direction fan kit complete with new One Direction Duck Tape® brand duct tape! Harry, Liam, Louis, Niall and Zayn have made their way from the tour bus to the toolbox.
From World War II repair kits to the peace-signed vans of the 1960s to the crafting tables of today, what’s the one thing that has stood the test of time – and been a permanent part of everyone’s toolbox? Duct tape, of course! And, this year, we’re celebrating dad’s favorite fix-all once again with the 10th annual Avon Heritage Duct Tape Festival.
It’s the can’t-miss style event of the season for high school students from coast to coast: prom night. And whether they dream of rocking colorful couture in a bold, bright pattern or sporting a sophisticated solid shade, students can show off their individual style in a whole new way when they enter the 13th annual Stuck at Prom® Scholarship Contest.
With more than one billion game downloads*, the Angry Birds that have taken the world by storm are now catapulting themselves into another sticky situation: Duck Tape®. The marketers of Duck® brand duct tape have partnered with Rovio Entertainment, Ltd, the creators of the globally successful Angry Birds franchise.
Duck Tape® has gone from fix-all to high fashion. On Thursday, March 7, Duck® brand duct tape will be featured on the Lifetime series “Project Runway” during one of the most anticipated moments of every season: the Unconventional Materials Challenge.
The classic fix-it tool has gone rock n’ roll cool. Duck® brand duct tape, in partnership with Vervegirl magazine and Fanshawe College’s Fashion Design Program, today announces the winner of the Duck® brand “Style a Star with My Name is Kay” Contest.
Attention all Andy Warhol wannabes! Duck Tape® brand duct tape announces its sponsorship of the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, the longest-running, most prestigious recognition program and largest source of scholarships for creative teenagers in the United States, presented by the Alliance for Young Artists & Writers.
For the first time ever, Duck® brand duct tape is printing one talented artist’s original design on rolls of Duck Tape®. The winner of the Duck® brand MyDesign™ Contest, Shala Kerrigan, will have her one-of-a-kind artwork, “Retro Owls,” added to the more than 150 Duck Tape® colors and prints available.
Pick up your tickets, grab your tailgating gear and get ready to show your team spirit in style this football season with new NFL licensed Duck Tape®! Whether you’re a 49ers fan or you bleed Patriots red, white and blue, all 32 NFL teams are available, so you may cheer on your favorite franchise.
Traditional prom wear is so last season. Be totally on-trend and showcase your serious design skills by creating an original prom night look that will really “stick” with you. Using the Duck Tape® palette – more than 150 colors and prints – along with some creativity, you can transform the dance floor into your very own high-glam fashion show.
Inspiration can strike anywhere -- doodling in your notebook, experimenting in art class, or leafing through an art magazine. Now, you can capture that vision for a chance to win $5,000 and have your design seen nationwide -- all courtesy of Duck® brand duct tape!
Thanks to qualities like passion, creativity, dedication and teamwork, ShurTech Brands, LLC, has recently been recognized for its exceptional work culture by leading Northeast Ohio organizations. On Sept. 19, 2012, ShurTech Brands was named among the NorthCoast 99.
What could possibly be next for teen sensation Justin Bieber? He’s conquered the music world with a number one album, concert tours that sell out in minutes and even a world record for the most watched music video on YouTube®.
Few college football rivalries come close to the legendary match-up between The Ohio State University (OSU) Buckeyes and The University of Michigan (Michigan) Wolverines. When these two teams face-off, Buckeyes fans unite in a sea of scarlet and gray, while Wolverines die-hards adorn themselves in head-to-toe maize and blue.
New notebooks, fresh folders, bigger backpacks ... and Duck Tape®! Ace your first assignment of the school year by personalizing all your back-to-school supplies with Duck® brand duct tape's newest prints. The vibrant new designs, with colorful names like Mustache, Rainbow and Graffiti, join the Duck Tape® family.
It's frightening how much fun you can have with Duck Tape® -- and Duck® brand is daring you to get scary creative this Halloween by entering the Stick or Treat™ Jack-O-Lantern Contest to win a $1,000 cash grand prize.
Duck® brand is hitting the road this summer with the first-ever Duck Tape® “Rolls Across America” Tour. The custom, bright green, 31-foot Duck® Bus will make its way to duct tape enthusiasts in over a dozen major U.S. cities now through December.
For the past three months, budding designers and crafty fashionistas in high schools across North America have devoted hundreds of hours -- and even more rolls of Duck Tape® -- creating fabulous do-it-yourself prom outfits for an unforgettable prom night. Now it's time to see the best of the bunch!
It's the perfect power pairing -- two versatile heroes who cling to most everything and have off-the-charts strength. Duck® brand duct tape is excited to partner with Marvel Entertainment, LLC, on its newest duct tape print featuring Spider-Man, the classic crime-fighting and web-slinging Super Hero.
He may live in a pineapple under the sea, but everyone’s porous pal, SpongeBob SquarePants, will soon be popping up on shelves throughout the country. Duck® brand duct tape is thrilled to introduce a new duct tape pattern featuring the most beloved yellow sponge from Nickelodeon’s hit animated series.
ShurTech Brands, LLC, the makers of Duck® brand duct tape, is pleased to announce a licensing agreement with the NFL to launch a line of NFL Team Logo Duck Tape.
Sanrio®, Inc., creator of the beloved icon Hello Kitty®, is partnering with ShurTech Brands, LLC to launch a new line of Hello Kitty® duct and packaging tape, currently available at retailers nationwide.
What should you pack when you head out on safari? Canteen? Check. Binoculars? Check. Duck Tape®? Triple Check. Find out just how to use “Duck Tape® on Safari”—and everywhere else—at the ninth-annual Avon Heritage Duct Tape Festival, where the sticky stuff is sure to provide plenty of safari fun!
Chanel®, Mercedes®, Nickelodeon® and ... Duck Tape®? They have more in common than you think -- five million things, to be exact. ShurTech Brands LLC, the marketers and manufacturers of Duck Tape® brand duct tape, is excited that their Duck Tape® Facebook® page has reached five million fans.
There’s one night a year when all high school students hope to make the best-dressed list: prom night. Whether they wear outrageous accessories, wild prints, colorful fabrics or sky-high shoes, most prom-goers want to make a statement as they dance the night away.
ShurTech Brands LLC, the marketers and manufacturers of do-it-yourself, office and housewares products under the Duck®, Painter’s Mate Green®, FrogTape®, Caremail® and Easy Liner® brands, announced today the launch of its direct-to-consumer online storefront, powered by Alice.com.
This holiday season, imagine if the packaging used to send gifts could have as much personality as the gift itself. Thanks to ShurTech Brands, LLC, marketers of Duck® brand products, your package can show its true colors with decorative and trendy packaging tapes.
According to the American Cancer Society, after lung cancer, breast cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in women.* So, for the third consecutive year, ShurTech Brands, LLC, marketers of the Duck® brand of duct tapes, packaging supplies and home products, is joining the fight to find a cure by contributing up to $100,000.
Loyal football enthusiasts from all over are celebrating their team pride and showing their spirit in tailgate gear, dorm room décor and around-the-house repairs with College Duck Tape® brand duct tape. Now, sports lovers can head to Facebook, put their creativity and love of sports to use and enter the Duck Tape® School Spirit Photo Contest.
R.I.P. to the classic tradition of carving a pumpkin that doesn’t last the entire autumn season and leaves a mess for you to clean up. This Halloween, take the carving tools to the graveyard and wrap your real or artificial pumpkin in Duck Tape® brand duct tape.
Students Lindsay Ashby and Jarrid Scott will each head to college $5,000 richer, after winning the 11th annual Duck Tape® brand duct tape Stuck at Prom Scholarship Contest. The seniors combined creativity and duct tape to create one-of-a-kind prom outfits for their high school prom, impressing the judges, including Miss America 2011, Teresa Scanlan.
Students, alumni and loyal fans, from Oregon to Alabama, have been celebrating their team pride this year with the newest option in team spirit accessories – College Duck Tape® brand duct tape, introduced in early 2011 for 27 colleges featuring the schools’ colors, logos and mascots.
Whether or not your favorite team has a winning record, Real Fans Stick Together™ to show their loyal support. And this year, they can also attend the eighth-annual Avon Heritage Duct Tape Festival to celebrate their love of sports and pay tribute to America’s favorite fix-all – duct tape.
College move-in day. The scene is almost always the same: hundreds, sometimes thousands, of students cramming the tight quarters of dormitory rooms or off-campus rental units on a hot summer day with the mission of unpacking their belongings and settling into their new living space as quickly as possible.
A time warp occurred in Avon, Ohio, over Father’s Day weekend with the Seventh-Annual Avon Heritage Duct Tape Festival, complete with a colorful parade that rolled down the streets with participants sporting peace signs, flower power and…Duck® brand duct tape.
The art of pumpkin decorating seems to become more intricate every year – from funny faces and scary demons to black cats and witch silhouettes, pumpkin carvers are taking this Halloween tradition to the next level. And, this year, the most creative design could earn $1,000 from the Duck® brand…if it’s made with duct tape.
Calling all pink lovers…and charity hounds. Once again, Duck® brand products, marketers of tape, packaging supplies and home products such as Duck® brand duct tape, Duck® brand EZ Start® packaging tape and Smooth Top® Easy Liner® brand shelf liner, is contributing a portion of its sales during the month of October to the fight against breast cancer.
Everyone says there are a million and one uses for duct tape. So why not give the fans of Duck Tape® on Facebook® another million reasons to love their favorite crafty, handy fix-all? We’ve reached a milestone in the world of fan pages on Facebook: One Million Fans. So, we’re doing something special to celebrate.
Each year, many homeowners take on the task of winterizing their homes, locating problem areas where drafts are abundant and warm air may be escaping.
The New Orleans, La.-based Jerusalem Shriners (local affiliate of Shriners International and Shriners Hospital for Children®) will have a new Mardi Gras-themed sculpture to welcome pediatric patients and help raise money for ongoing care…a Duck Tape® Jester.
It’s groovy, man. Duck® brand duct tape is excited to add two hip new patterns of duct tape that are sure to catch the attention of hipsters and fanatics alike – Totally Tie-Dye™ and Cosmic Tie-Dye™
What happens when you combine the 60s, 70s and 80s with duct tape? You create the theme for this year’s Avon Heritage Duct Tape Festival – Peace, Love and…Duck Tape. Over Father’s Day Weekend, duct tape enthusiasts and festivalgoers will be treated to the grooviest retro rewind of the year
Valentine’s Day will be here before you know it and if you’re looking for a creative way to express your feelings for your sweetheart, then Duck Tape® brand duct tape may have just the idea for you. The ancient symbol of love and beauty, the rose, has long been acquainted with Valentine’s Day festivities.