Smooth Performance and Sharp Turns: Schick Quattro Signs on as Sponsor for the Honda Indy Toronto



    TORONTO, May 20 /CNW/ - Schick announced today it has signed a
sponsorship agreement with Andretti Green Toronto for the 2009 Honda Indy
Toronto. Schick Quattro will be an associate sponsor of the Honda Indy
Toronto, which will take to the streets of Toronto from July 10-12, 2009.
    "Staying sharp, delivering a top performance and the best results every
time - these are attributes that you find with both champion drivers and
Schick Quattro Razors, making our sponsorship with the Honda Indy Toronto a
natural fit," says Erik Rahner, Marketing Director Schick Canada. "We are
excited to be partnering with Andretti Green, a team with a great tradition
and winning history here in Toronto."
    To celebrate its sponsorship, Schick Quattro is gearing up with a series
of pre-race and race-week sampling, contesting and consumer activities
including the most extreme ride of the summer - a giant 6 x 6 foot Razor.
Schick is inviting consumers to live on the edge and Ride the Schick Razor,
challenging them to hang on as it spins, flexes and pivots during race week
and at the track on race weekend. Schick also encourages race fans to join the
talented team of Schick Quattro estheticians and receive advice on the facial
hair treatment that's best suited to your style. Put their advice to the test
with the Schick Quattro razor cam - upload a picture and see what different
hair treatments work for you. For more information on Schick activities visit
www.schick.ca.
    "We are very excited to have Schick Quattro on board as a sponsor at the
2009 Honda Indy Toronto," says John Lopes, chief marketing officer, Andretti
Green. "It's a great fit to be associated with a company that, like us,
strives for success through innovation and a commitment to excellence."

    
    About Andretti Green Toronto
    ----------------------------
    
    Andretti Green Toronto, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Andretti Green
Canada, operates the Honda Indy Toronto - an IndyCar Series event scheduled to
be run July 10-12, 2009 on a temporary downtown street circuit in Toronto,
Ontario, Canada. Andretti Green Canada is owned and operated by partners
Michael Andretti, Kim Green and Kevin Savoree. Founded in 2002, Andretti
Green's family of companies includes Andretti Green Racing, which competes in
the IndyCar Series, Firestone Indy Lights Series and the American Le Mans
Series. It also includes Andretti Green Promotions, which operates the Honda
Grand Prix of St. Petersburg - an annual IndyCar Series event held on a
temporary downtown street circuit in St. Petersburg, Fla.

    
    About Schick Canada
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    Schick Canada, a division of Energizer Canada Inc., is a leading
manufacturer of high performance razors for men and women. Committed to the
development of shaving technology and innovation, Schick Canada has launched
some of the most successful razors on the market including Xtreme 3(R), the
first three-bladed disposable that flexes and pivots, Intuition Plus(R), the
first razor that lathers shaves and moisturizes in one step, and Quattro(R),
the first four-bladed system and disposable razor for men and women. For more
information visit www.schick.ca. FREE YOUR SKIN(TM)





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For further information: Christine Newlands, Paradigm Public Relations,
(416) 203-2223 ext. 226, cnewlands@paradigmpr.ca

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