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Company Overview of Tristar Products Inc.

Company Overview

Tristar Products Inc. develops, manufactures, markets, and sells home appliances, fitness equipment, and beauty products. It offers kitchen appliances, such as juicers and pressure cookers; health products, including abdominal exercise devices; and sports gear, such as compression sleeves. The company provides marketing, media and direct response advertising, retail sales and channel support, domestic and international distribution, packaging, website designing, fulfillment, and shipping services. Tristar Products Inc. was founded in 1992 and is based in Fairfield, New Jersey.

492 U.S. 46

Fairfield, NJ 07004

United States

Founded in 1992

Phone:

973-575-5400

Fax:

973-575-6708

Key Executives for Tristar Products Inc.

Founder, Chief Executive Officer and President
Age: 51
Chief Financial Officer and Vice President
Principal
Editor and Director of Photography
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Tristar Products Inc. Key Developments

Tristar Products Recalls AquaRug Shower Rugs Due to Fall Hazard

Tristar Products Inc. recalls AquaRug Shower Rugs due to fall hazard. Hazard: The four suction cups on the underside of the rugs can fail to prevent slipping, posing a fall hazard to the user. Remedy: Replace. Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled shower rugs and contact Tristar for instructions on how to dispose of the rugs and to obtain a free replacement rug. Recall details: Units: about 1.4 million (in addition 70,000 rugs were sold in Canada). Description: this recall involves Aqua Rugs with four plastic suction cups. The rugs are intended to provide a slip-resistant surface in the shower or bathtub. The rugs were sold in beige and clear, and in two sizes: 29.5 inches by 17.25 inches for use in the bathtub, and 21.75 inches by 19.75 inches for use in a shower stall. The rugs have a plastic border and only four plastic suction cups, one affixed to the underside of each corner of the rug. 'AquaRug' and 'As Seen On TV' are printed on the front of the cardboard packaging. Incidents/Injuries: Tristar has received 60 reports of consumers falling in the shower or bathtub while on the recalled four suction cup rugs, including 30 reports of injuries such as bruises, cuts, and fractured or broken bones; Sold at: Bed Bath & Beyond, Dollar General and other retail stores nationwide, online at Amazon.com and BuyAquaRug.com, by Tristar through direct response television commercials, and through a live television show on QVC, from July 2012 to September 2015 for between $18 and $28. Manufactured in: China.

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