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Jackie Bessey, Implus Footcare
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Research Triangle Park, NC – January 17, 2013 – Little Hotties Warmers will be donating 500 hand warmers to the Tuskegee Airmen attending President Obama’s inauguration as VIP guests. The Tuskegee Airmen were the first African-American military pilots, forming the 332nd Fighter Group and 477th Bombardment Group during World War II.

The company will also be providing warmers to the 48,000 volunteers and government agency representatives on the day of the ceremony. Little Hotties also provided hand warmers at the President’s first inauguration in 2009.

“We are very proud to have the opportunity to provide our product to the members of the Tuskegee Airmen that will be in attendance at the upcoming Inauguration,” said Steve Couder, Vice President of Sales at Little Hotties. “We want to thank them for their service along with all active members of our military.” The President will be sworn into office on Monday, January 21st, 2013.

About Little Hotties

Little Hotties is the leading provider of hand, foot and body warmers that are used by athletes, sportsmen, spectators and anyone wanting to stay warm during outdoor activities. These air-activated pockets of warmth are made from an odorless, environmentally friendly natural heat source and provide comfort in a variety of cold/wintery conditions. Little Hotties is a proud supplier of the US Ski Team and US Snowboarding.

About Implus

Headquartered in North Carolina’s Research Triangle Park, Implus has evolved to become an innovative manufacturer of sporting goods and outdoor accessories. Implus’ brand family includes Sof Sole®, Yaktrax®, apara®, Airplus®, Sneaker Balls®, Sof Comfort®, Little Hotties®, Highgear®, Perfect Fitness® and ICETrekkers®. From insoles, socks, shoecare and seasonal accessories to navigational tools and fitness equipment, Implus proudly distributes in over 75,000 retail outlets across North America and in 65 countries worldwide. For more information, please call (800) 446-7587 or visit