STERLING, Ill. October 1 – Each year, the beginning of fall welcomes the Barkleigh Honors Banquet and Award Ceremony. The grand occasion calls for fine cuisine and a night of entertainment accompanying top experts in the grooming industry from around the world. Many well-deserving groomers and pet care business owners received the most prestigious awards for their contribution to the pet industry. Wahl Animal took home the respected award for New Grooming Product of the Year for their KM Cordless, a Detachable Blade Cordless Clipper with Lithium Ion Technology.“At Wahl our goal is to equip Groomers with tools that consistently deliver the highest quality grooming experience at the best value. To receive the 2018 New Grooming Product of the Year award for our new KM Cordless Clipper is a great honor. Thank you to all of our supporters for continuing to believe in our products and our brand,” says Martha Palmer, Director of Marketing for Wahl Professional Animal.
Groom Expo 2018, occurred September 27-30 in Hershey, Pennsylvania and secured its place as the largest grooming show in history. The attendance boasted an all-time high of nearly 6,000 show goers, pet care manufacturers and distributors from all over the nation. Groom Expo entails an exciting weekend packed with social events, educational seminars and competitive grooming competitions.
The KM Cordless Lithium Ion battery delivers a 2-hour cordless run time while the cord/cordless
capability allows for all day use. The Quick Charge feature boasts 15 extra minutes of clipping for every
10 minutes of charge time. Enjoy effortless clipping with the option of 2 speeds – either 3,000 or 3,700
strokes per minute – providing clipper power that best suits your style. The KM Cordless includes the
efficiency of Constant Speed Control; this built in torque control automatically delivers more power
when clipping through mats and coarse coats allowing for quick work in tough situations. Ergonomically
designed to deliver correct balance for comfortable clipping.