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October 22, 2008

WD-40 ULTIMATE WORK TRUCK UP FOR AUCTION DURING SEMA

LAS VEGAS (SEMA Show, Booth #11821) – The WD-40® Ultimate Work Truck is making the Specialty Equipment Market Association Show in Las Vegas its final stop on The WD-40 Last Straw Tour, and the custom-built truck will be auctioned to benefit Rebuilding...

August 15, 2008

WELL-KNOWN PROBLEM SOLVER GETS 'SMART'

A 55-year-old product with thousands of uses is getting a major facelift to make it an even more useful and time-saving tool for consumers and trade professionals.For years, consumers and trade professionals have depended on WD-40® for everything from qu...

July 30, 2008

WD-40 HITS THE ROAD ON 'THE LAST STRAW TOUR'

SAN DIEGO – The WD-40® Smart Straw® is hitting the road with the WD-40 Ultimate Work Truck on The Last Straw Tour to educate consumers about the product’s many uses and new permanently attached straw – the last straw your can of WD-40 will ever n...

June 02, 2008

WD-40 COMPANY LAUNCHES NEW CORPORATE, BRAND WEB SITES

SAN DIEGO –ᅠ As more people utilize the Internet to obtain product- and company-specific information, WD-40 Company is launching its new corporate and brand Web sites.ᅠ The enhanced Web sites – which include unique sites for seven of its brands ...

May 29, 2008

bizSanDiego CEO OF THE WEEK

In an exclusive video interview with bizSanDiego, WD-40 CEO, Garry Ridge, discusses what it took to redesign the WD-40 can and shares his thoughts on leadership. Click here to watch the interview.

May 19, 2008

As seen in bizSanDiego: WD-40 COMPANY GIVES USERS THEIR LAST STRAW

SAN DIEGO - The most popular-size WD-40 cans, often used for quieting squeaky hinges and protecting tools from corrosion, can now do something even more useful - hold on to the little red straw that was forever getting lost. All 8-, 11- and 12-ounce cans...

April 26, 2008

WD-40 COMPANY GIVES USERS THEIR LAST STRAW

SAN DIEGO — April 28, 2008 — The most popular-size WD-40® cans, often used for quieting squeaky hinges and protecting tools from corrosion, can now do something even more useful — hold on to the little red straw that was forever getting lost. All ...

February 28, 2008

WD-40® Fans Have Their Say; 2000 Uses List Grows

After months of input and thousands of suggestions from WD-40® fans around the world on their favorite uses for the product, WD-40 Company is expanding its official list of 2,000 uses for the first time. The Company is adding 40 uses to its official l...

July 21, 2006

WD-40® FAN CLUB REACHES MILESTONE

The WD-40Fan Club, whose loyal members receive free downloads, weekly usage tips, a monthly newsletter and a sneak peek at new products, now boasts more than 100,000 members. In existence for only five years, the club's 100,000 members come from around...

March 24, 2006

NEW WD-40® NO-MESS PEN GETS THE WORLD'S FAVORITE ALL-PURPOSE LUBRICANT INTO TIGHT SPOTS

To provide millions of WD-40 users an easily portable, precision-application version of the famous multi-purpose problem solver, WD-40 Company is introducing the WD-40® No-Mess Pen. The WD-40 No-Mess Pen is ideal for hundreds of cleaning and lubricati...