Published: April 26, 2010

AVON, Ohio (April 26, 2010) – 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.

We’re giving away one million inches of Duck® brand duct tape in the Duck Tape® One Million Sweepstakes. Fans of Duck Tape® can win one of 100 Duck® brand duct tape prize packs, featuring a selection of colored duct tape from the Duck® brand palette of more than 20 colors and patterns. Additionally, fans are eligible to receive a coupon toward any roll of Duck® brand duct tape.

The Duck Tape® page on Facebook gives fans the opportunity to show off their own duct tape creations, talk with other duct tape fans and participate in opportunities to choose the newest colors and patterns in the Duck® brand duct tape line-up.

The sweepstakes starts April 26, 2010, and ends on May 24, 2010. Winners will be announced around June 7, 2010. For official rules and sweepstakes information, check out the Duck Tape® page on Facebook, and while you’re there, become a fan. You just could be one of 100 winners of the Duck® brand duct tape prize pack and learn a few sticky tricks along the way.

Duck® brand duct tape is available nationally at mass merchandise, hardware and craft retailers in more than 20 colors and patterns, including aqua, camouflage, fluorescent green, pink, orange and yellow, standard silver, and an assortment of other traditional colors such as red, yellow, black and blue.

The Duck® brand offers an array of tapes, packaging supplies and home products that provide simple, imaginative and helpful solutions for a variety of tasks around the home, school and office. for additional product information.

ShurTech Brands, LLC, markets do-it-yourself tapes, office and housewares products under the Duck®, Painter’s Mate Green®, FrogTape® and Easy Liner® brands. The company is a subsidiary of Shurtape Technologies, LLC, Hickory, N.C., an industry-leading producer of pressure sensitive masking, duct, packaging and specialty tape products, with facilities in the United States, Canada, Germany, Mexico, Peru, United Arab Emirates and China. Shurtape services numerous markets, including industrial, packaging, HVAC, professional paint, auto, marine, aerospace, arts and entertainment, and retail. Shurtape also manufactures and markets the Shurtape™ and Kip™ brands. Visit for more information.