From the Newsroom
May 08, 2014
Wahl Rewards Moms by Making Every Day Mother's Day In May
STERLING, ILL. (May 8, 2014) — Arguably the most important, and rewarding, job in America also comes with more than its fair share of physical pain. With the average mom spending just under 40 hours each week transporting children, carrying them around, cooking for them, cleaning up after them and running household errands, motherhood is a full-time job. And as a result, moms bear more pain than the general population and are more likely to experience weekly pain in the core areas of back, neck and shoulders, according to research conducted by Harris Interactive and Wahl.
March 15, 2014
Wahl Clipper Establishes “Cuts For a Cause” Program to Support ‘Hair-raising” Phenomenon
STERLING, ILL. (March 15, 2014) – Wahl, the inventor of the electric clipper, is rewarding those who use their head…for good. The men’s grooming leader is proud to offer Cuts for a Cause, a new program to support the growing number of organizations and individuals engaged in charitable head-shaving and facial hair growing. The purpose of the program is to help provide the essential tools and outreach for what has become a $600-million movement and one of the fastest growing fundraising activities over the past 10 years.
March 15, 2014
Wahl Helps Guys Step Up Their Game With the New Elite Pro Clipper
STERLING, Ill. (March 15, 2014) – Guys looking to amp up their grooming routine can find everything they need and more in the new Elite Pro Clipper from Wahl. The bold style of this latest addition is a mix of classic and modern, blending a retro profile with contemporary details that make it clear this clipper is all about today’s man.
March 15, 2014
After 95 Years, Wahl Proves American Manufacturing Still Makes the Cut
STERLING, ILL. (March 15, 2014) – Wahl, a leading manufacturer of grooming and personal care products worldwide, is proving that American manufacturing can and does work. This year, the still family-owned company celebrates its 95th anniversary, a feat Wahl attributes in large part to its thriving American workforce. After another year of consecutive sales growth, a new 124,000-square-foot expansion to its Sterling, Ill. manufacturing facility and a growing domestic operation that now exceeds 800 employees, Wahl may just be hitting its stride…
March 14, 2014
Wahl Expands Massager Line for Customized Relief
STERLING, Ill. (March 14, 2014) – Eight in 10 people experience aches and pains, however, where it hurts, how often and why play a big factor in selecting the right pain management solution. With this in mind, Wahl, the inventor of the electric massager, is giving those in pain the personal attention they deserve—as in a series of new hand-held massagers that cater to specific pain points and conditions.
March 14, 2014
Wahl Quick Style Lithium Trimmer brings Convenience to the Forefront
STERLING, Ill. (March 14, 2014) – Guys looking for a faster, easier way to go about their grooming routine now have the answer they’re looking for. Wahl, a leader in men’s grooming, is introducing the Quick Style™ Lithium Trimmer, a facial hair trimmer that’s compact yet does it all—grooms, details and edges. This addition adds a new level of convenience and versatility, while delivering the power and precision for which Wahl is known.
March 14, 2014
New Study from Wahl Confirms Traveling is Indeed a Pain
STERLING, ILL. (March 14, 2014) – More than one-third of Americans will be hitting the road or sky for a long distance trip this spring. And though the destination might be easy and breezy, odds are the journey getting there won’t be. A new study from Wahl Therapeutic Massagers shows that physical aches and soreness are a real threat to travelers of all ages. In fact, 92 percent of adults 18 years of age and older experience physical pain while traveling,
March 13, 2014
Wahl Hits Two Home Runs
STERLING, ILL (March 13, 2014) – As players geared up for the 2013 Major League Baseball All-Star game, Wahl Clipper Corporation gave guys an even more compelling reason to get their beard on – releasing a light-hearted study that linked facial hair to superior athletic performance. The campaign was developed by HY Connect, an independent multi-channel marketing and communications firm based in Chicago and Milwaukee. The creativity and effectiveness of the campaign recently earned the campaign two honors — Best Use of Social Media for Public/Media Relations and honorable mention for Best Media Relations Stunt from Ragan’s PR Daily, an industry leader in sharing best in class stories and trends in the field of PR, social media and marketing.
March 03, 2014
Wahl Launches New Website to Help Guys Look Good
STERLING, ILL. (March 3, 2014) – Wahl, the inventor of the electric clipper, and world-wide leader in men’s grooming tools, has launched the first of its kind website dedicated to men’s grooming. The new site wahlgrooming.com was designed for real guys looking for a complete resource of new hair or facial hair styles, combined with how-to tips to achieve the look. The new one-stop grooming destination supports today’s modern total-grooming routine in which more guys are sporting facial hair and cutting their hair at home. The site, which features a library of styles, instructional videos and expert tips, also supports what research from Wahl suggests guys really want—help in the grooming department.
November 12, 2013
Mark Herzlich Shaves Pierre Garcon’s Head as Victor in Wahl Head-to-Head Challenge
NEW YORK (Nov. 12, 2013) – This morning on “Fox & Friends”, New York linebacker Mark Herzlich held the clipper high as he shaved Washington wide receiver Pierre Garcon’s head in a fundraising victory for childhood cancer research. For the past month, these pro football rivals put their heads on the line in a winner-cuts-all fundraising campaign from Wahl Clipper, the leading manufacturer of hair clippers, and the St. Baldrick’s Foundation titled the “Wahl Head-to-Head Challenge.” Herzlich came out more than a hair ahead in the competition, which raised thousands of dollars to tackle this devastating disease.