From the Newsroom
November 11, 2016
Family Travels the U.S. Washing Shelter Dogs and Saving Lives
STERLING, ILL. (Nov. 11, 2016) – The Amos Family had a dream—to raise $1 million to help shelter dogs find forever homes. Now, with the help of pet industry leaders Wahl and GreaterGood.org, this dream is a reality. The Australian family of five has picked up and moved to the states, and for the next year their home will be an RV and a giant dog-shaped mobile dog washing vehicle. It’s called the Bathe to Save Tour, and its mission is to visit 150 cities in all 50 states, raise money and awareness, and wash more than 25,000 dogs to get them ready for adoption.
November 04, 2016
Who Has the Best Facial Hair in America? Help Wahl Decide
STERLING, ILL. (Nov. 4, 2016) – Now through Dec. 1, 2016, your vote will help determine the best facial hair in America. Men’s grooming leader, Wahl, spent the last five months traveling across the country to the Most Facial Hair Friendly Cities in America. Along the way, 11 finely groomed gentlemen were crowned champion of their city and became finalists in the annual Wahl Man of the Year Contest. These finalists are now going face to face, as votes on the Wahl Grooming Facebook page will help determine who wins the Grand Prize, which includes the title of Wahl Man of the Year, $1,500 and being featured in a national ad.
November 02, 2016
November Facial Hair Survival Guide
(STERLING, Ill.) November 2, 2016 – November has long held the prominent distinction as the most widely recognized time period during which bare-faced mortal men and women discover, or in some cases, rediscover, a deeply masculine and ruggedly handsome life of facial hair. Indeed, since pre-Cambrian times, human ancestors and even Alabama residents have known that the best defense against sickness, impending cold weather, poverty and stupidity is the girth of a facial mane. These are basic facts of nature and laser cocksmanship which remain true to this day.
August 04, 2016
From Bow to Wow: Wahl Unveils Top Shelter Dog Makeover in America
STERLING, IL. (August 4, 2016) – Mousewas found as a stray in Des Moines, Iowa, dirty, matted and painfully uncomfortable. Thankfully, he was rescued by his local shelter and with a good grooming this once-unrecognizable dog was transformed into a lovable pooch and quickly adopted. Mouse’s dramatic alteration not only got him a second chance on life, but the title of America’s top shelter dog makeover in the 2016 Dirty Dogs Contest (view all the finalists). The annual effort from pet industry leaders Wahl and GreaterGood.org demonstrates the transformative power of grooming, and awards the top three doggie makeovers with grant money for their local shelters.
July 19, 2016
America's Most Amazing Shelter Dog Makeovers Revealed
STERLING, ILL. (July 19, 2016) – Zelda was found filthy, hungry and matted. Barely recognizable as a dog, her rescuers cleaned her up to reveal a tiny Shih Tzu. Unfortunately, Zelda’s story is similar to the nearly 8 million other animals entering shelters each year. That’s why Wahl has teamed up with GreaterGood.org to donate funds and grooming supplies to shelters nationwide. The goal: Transform more than 20,000 dogs this year and get them ready for adoption.
May 20, 2016
Miami Voted Best City for Guys With Facial Hair
STERLING, ILL. (May 20, 2016) – Sunshine, white sand and whiskers— it’s a recipe for happiness anywhere, especially in Miami, where beards are abuzz. The city’s let-it-grow lifestyle is why it now holds the title of Most Facial Hair Friendly City in America, according to an annual study from Wahl, the Official Sponsor of Facial Hair.
March 11, 2016
Yankovic, Arthur & Apollo Creed Headline New Class of Mustache Hall of Fame Inductees
PITTSBURGH (March 11, 2016) – The International Mustache Hall of Fame, an endeavor of the American Mustache Institute and Wahl Trimmers, to canonize the superior attractiveness of people of facial hair, today unveiled its second class featuring mustache luminaries ranging from U.S. President Chester A. Arthur to noted world-class actor Carl Weathers, best known for his work as Apollo Creed in the Rocky movies. To view the International Mustache Hall of Fame visit:http://mustachehall.com/
March 05, 2016
It's Out of the Bag: Wahl Introduces Line of Cat Grooming Products
STERLING, Ill. (March 5, 2016) – Wahl, the company that helped shape the dog grooming industry, is excited to introduce a full line of eight new products for that other furry companion — cats. The line, which includes everything cat owners need to easily brush, bath, clean, trim (nails) and otherwise keep their feline friends looking and smelling fresh, meets growing demands for safe and convenient at-home cat grooming solutions.
March 05, 2016
Wahl Unveils Beard-Only Trimmer to Support 'Growing' Trend
STERLING, Ill. (March 5, 2016) – New research from Wahl shows that 77 percent of guys sport facial hair at some point during the year. Their style of choice—beards. To support them, Wahl announces the Lithium Ion Total Beard Trimmer, the world’s most powerful rechargeable facial hair trimmer designed specifically for beards big and small.
March 05, 2016
First-Ever Wearable Massage Device Now Available to Retailers
STERLING, ILL. (March 5, 2016) – Wahl, the company that pioneered several pain management products, did it again with the Wahl Pulsing Massage Patch, the first, and only, wearable massage device that adheres to the body and uses massaging pulses to ease pain. The patch met the hot trend of wearable technologies when it was first introduced in October 2015; however, it will now be obtainable to consumers everywhere as the product becomes available to retailers nationwide.