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AMES® Reinvigorates Brand With New Logo, Colors and More

AMES®, a leading manufacturer of lawn and garden products, is proud to announce the revitalization of its visual image. Powerful, unifying and unmistakably recognizable, the new AMES brand logo and colors reflect this iconic American brand.

Customers will immediately notice some significant changes, including:

A new brand logo that reflects the time tested and enduring values of the AMES brand. A visual brand language, including new colors on the tools and easily recognized point of purchase materials “Est. 1774” is embossed into all shovel heads, along with the AMES logo, as a reminder of the brand’s longstanding and distinctly American…

AMES® Expands Line of Popular Ergo Gel Grip Garden Hand Tools

CAMP HILL, PA. (May 2014) – AMES®, a leading manufacturer of non-powered lawn and garden products, announces three new additions to its line of Ergo Gel Grip hand tools, including a Multi-Tool Hoe/Cultivator, a Multi-Tool Weeder/Transplanter and Hand Rake. The full line of Ergo Gel Grip tools offers year-round garden solutions from spring cultivating and summer planting, to fall harvesting and winter pruning.

As with all of the hand tools in the AMES Ergo Gel Grip tool line, each features an ergonomic handle design with a soft gel-grip insert that cushions the hand and provides maximum comfort.

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AMES® Introduces New Stylish Storage Options for Your Garden Hose

CAMP HILL, PA. (May 2014) – AMES®, a leading manufacturer of non-powered lawn and garden products, announces 14 new storage options for its patented NeverLeak® Aluminum Water System. The expanded product line gives customers options to fit their personal needs and outdoor aesthetics, all while providing the proven durability of an aluminum water system.

“The number one complaint homeowners have with the typical plastic hose reel is that it can leak,” said Erin Kelly, Sr. Product Manager. “The NeverLeak Aluminum Water System relieves that worry with eight times more strength and durability than traditional plastic, and resistance to cross-threading at…