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Fox 40 International Acquires Protex - Continuing the Promise of Quality Protective Apparel


For Immediate Release

HAMILTON, ONTARIO (December 1, 2004) — Fox 40 International Acquires the Protex and PTX high performance athletic apparel and equipment lines. Fox 40 Chairman and Founder Ron Foxcroft says, "the protex brand has been synonymous with quality protective equipment for athletes since 1920." Executive Vice-President Dave Foxcroft says, "this is a great addition to our World Famous line of Fox 40 products," and we are particularly pleased to have added the experience and knowledge of long time sales leaders in Jamie Vickerman and Gord Wright from the Protex team. We look to servicing all of the historic retail partners of both Fox 40 and Protex with great products at competitive prices.

Recognized for quality and innovation, Fox 40 International Inc. of Hamilton, Ontario acquired Protex Athletics Inc. of Cambridge, Ontario - December 2004.

The Protex line consists of athletic supportive and protective undergarments with an emphasis on team sport retailers. Fox 40 will continue the promise to deliver quality high performance base protective apparel technology that meets and exceeds the needs of athletes and sports enthusiasts across a wide range of sports.

The sports training protective line of products features the leveraging new patented technology of ProCup with the re-launch of PTX Fox 40 commits to Performance & Technology taking it eXtreme!

The Protex protective line of products will be a compliment to the current Fox 40 sports line. Fox 40 International Inc. will be fulfilling Protex stock order requests immediately. 

For more information, contact:

Dave Foxcroft
Fox 40 International Inc.
340 Grays Road
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada L8E 2Z2
Phone: 905-561-4040
Fax: 905-578-5646


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