Barberton, Ohio – On November 1st, AAPEX announced the winners of the 2016 New Product Showcase during a General Session held at the Sands Expo in Las Vegas. JohnDow’s new Tire Taxi™ was declared the “Best New Product” over 41 other entries in the Tool & Equipment category. AAPEX buyers determine the winning entries in nine categories by voting for their favorite products.
The Tire Taxi is specifically designed to make moving tires and wheels through storage areas and service bays sinple, fast and safe. It increases shop efficiency and productivity while decreasing injuries and promoting safety. Equipped with four (4) heavy-duty casters and a load capacity of 265 lbs, the Tire Taxi can move up to eight (8) tires or five (5) tire and wheel assemblies. Its versatility makes it an indispensible tool for any tire or service shop. The Tire Taxi EX™ is an extended height version of the Tire Taxi. With an overall working height of 23″ the Tiew Taxi EX creates a more ergonomic working height for the technician.
Joe Dease, President of JohnDow declared, “we have been excited about the Tire Taxi from the beginning and being selected ‘Best New Product’ at AAPEX confirmed we have a real winner. The tremendous exposure from this award will greatly enhance the Tire Taxi launch currently in process”. AAPEX states that exposure to new products is the number one reason buyers attend trade shows.