LHI 2009 Calendars PR
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Lang Holdings, Inc. 514 Wells Street Delafield, WI 53018 LANG LAUNCHES NEW CALENDAR COLLECTIONS FOR 2009 Industry-Leading Lang®, Avalanche® and Turner™ lines add new products that talk, help our planet, and inspire! Delafield, WI – Lang Holdings, Inc, the owner and distributor of Lang®, Avalanche® and Turner™ brand calendars and gifts, is unveiling more than 200 new products for 2009 within its popular, high quality lines. “We are thrilled to continue our tradition of offering a wide variety of new designs and product innovation within our three distinctive lines for 2009,” said Tamara Hauck, Lang Holdings, Inc. vice president of marketing. Lang® calendars expands popular line and helps support cancer research. The industry’s #1 calendar since 1999, the Lang® wall calendar collection continues its tradition of offering nationally recognized artists; durable, canvas embossed paper stock; brass grommets for hanging; and more than 90 themes. New titles for 2009 include “American Farm” by Mort Künstler, “American Kitchen” by Susan Winget, “Coffee” by Dan DiPaolo, “Life is Your Dance” by Karen H. Good, and many more. A truly inspired addition is the “Endurance Through Faith” calendar by artist and cancer survivor Ellen Stouffer, featuring a pictorial representation of her cancer journey with accompanying text from Psalm 23. The Lang Companies is donating a portion of the proceeds to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. The Lang® collection also features new two-year pocket calendars in a wide variety of artistic styles. New Avalanche® calendars play music, leave messages and help plant trees. Avalanche® is launching 66 new titles and 8 new formats within its innovative calendar line. A highlight is their new sound calendars, which feature a voice- recording capability or a pre-recording of memorable music. Avalanche® is also debuting Plant-A-Tree eco-conscious calendar collections, which feature virtually no packaging waste, recycled paper, a recyclable backer/pocket, and soy-based ink. Avalanche® will also be donating part of the proceeds to fund American Forests’ reforestation effort. Turner™ calendars let your customers hum along to their favorite team’s anthem. The Turner Licensing™ line of national and college sports products includes new designs within their extensive line of NFL, NHL, NBA, Major League Baseball (MLB) and college wall and boxed calendars. Some new product highlights include college stadium puzzles; college, NFL and MLB boxed Christmas cards; and sound and box college university calendars featuring each school’s fight song with the push of a button. Background Information: With headquarters in Delafield, WI, Lang Holdings, Inc. produces and distributes three well known calendar and gift lines, including the Lang®, Avalanche® Publishing, and Turner Licensing™ brands. Since 1982, The Lang Companies has become the essence of distinctive artistic expression embodied in a broad line of calendar and gift products featuring signature Americana themes. Avalanche® Publishing, founded in1990, specializes in unique, high-quality calendars, organizing products and gift books, and is best known for its creative “Off the Wall” calendars with added features such as pockets, file folders, photo sleeves, and more. Turner Licensing™, established in 1955, is now a leading provider of creative and high-quality sports licensed calendars, stationery and back-to-school products. For more information about all of the Lang Holdings brands, contact Michele Virnig, Marketing Manager, at 262-646-7596.