Akebono Announces Winners of “Guess The Number” Contest at AAPEX

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Akebono has announced the winners of its “Guess The Number” contest held at AAPEX 2019 in Las Vegas.

At its “The Hardware You Need, with the Brakes You Trust” themed booth on the show floor, eligible participants had the opportunity to guess the total number of Akebono’s 301 stainless steel pieces placed inside a transparent container.

According to the company, the contest was put up with the intention to highlight one of Akebono’s recent product expansions. Abutment clip hardware is now available for all popular applications across all three of the company’s brands—ProACT, EURO and Akebono Performance. The total number of SKUs is 400.

“A special thanks for all that visited our #AAPEX19 booth and participated in our contest. Congratulations to all the winners with prizes totalling almost $3,000!  The actual number of pieces was 4,644 pieces and we had an amazingly close guess of 4,640!” said Edward Gerhardt Marketing and Data Service Manager, Akebono Brake Corporation. “The contest was a huge success, the sales team and customers had a lot of fun with it, interacting and bringing awareness to the changes of our product!  A special thanks to my team, that helped me count the clips and assemble the display.”

Gordon Lew, from Performance Automotive in San Jose, California won a $500 Visa Reward Gift Card as the Grand Prize. Winner of the Random Drawing, Bernard Tansey, from Dub Clinic Santa Clara, Calif. also received a $500 Visa Reward Gift Card. Jeff D. was the First Runner-Up, winning a $100 Visa Reward Gift Card & Akebono Prize Pack.

Akebono also handed out 20 “Runner-Up” Prize Packs consisting of items such as Akebono branded swag; YETI tumbler, baseball hat, t-shirt, Can KOOZIES, Ink Pens, Note Pads, and Official Lanyard and Handy Tote.

Canadians Adamo B. from Calgary, Alberta, Jon H. from Didsbury, Alta. and Adam T. from Maple Ridge, B.C. were among the lucky “Runner-Up” Prize Pack winners.

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