Andis Sponsors Great Clips Great Clipper Event
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Andis Sponsors Great Clips Great Clipper Event¬óClipper Manufacturer Partners With Chain Salon For National Cosmetology School Education Program

Sturtevant, WI (December 2014) – Andis, a leading manufacturer of clippers, trimmers and heat styling tools since 1922, will be a sponsor of the Great Clips Great Clipper Event to be held February 1 – March 31, 2015; and will be the premier sponsor of the event in 2016.

The Great Clipper Event will visit cosmetology schools across the country and will deliver an educational program on the foundations of clipper cutting. Students will be given the opportunity to win scholarships, professional tools and more. There is no cost to participate for school owners, educators or students.

“Andis will contribute a wide range of support including a clipper care card for every attending student and product bundles valued at $500 for five students and five educators. The bundles include detachable blade clippers, adjustable blade clippers, trimmers, ProDry+ hair dryer and maintenance items - everything needed to cut and style any hair texture,” says Karen Formico, VP of marketing at Andis.

“The sponsorship of the Great Clipper Event is a natural fit for Andis and it provides a great opportunity to introduce clipper cutting to the next generation of stylists,” adds Formico.

Cosmetology schools may register from January 1 – February 15, 2015 at or email

For more information clipper cutting education, visit

About Andis Company

Andis Company, a family held business founded in 1922, is a leading manufacturer of handheld tools to trim, cut, curl, straighten and dry hair. The company's products are purchased in more than 90 countries by barbers and salon professionals, consumers, hotels, motels, resorts, small animal groomers and large animal groomers and shearers. To find a local distributor, call 800-558-9441 or visit