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Published on June 15th, 2012 | by Staff


Metro-Detroit families kick off summer with’s afternoon of free family fun

Canton, Mich.–  More than 1,200 Canton-area families kicked off summer by enjoying’s free afternoon of fun held yesterday at the company’s Canton headquarters.

Attendees got their photograph taken with the #11 FedEx race car, toured Canton Township fire and rescue trucks and enjoyed free food, ice cream, a moonwalk, slide, obstacle course, face painting, balloon twisting and more. The company also held a drawing for Michigan International Speedway tickets as well as yard equipment.

Outdoor power equipment manufacturers Kawasaki and Pace also participated in the event with popular yard care products on hand for demonstrations., based in Canton, Michigan since its founding in 1999, threw the event as an expression of appreciation to community families for their longtime support of the company., the trusted online store with replacement parts for major household appliances and outdoor power equipment, sells nationally but also has a storefront at its Canton headquarters.

###® makes fixing things easy for millions of people. Since its founding in 1999, it’s been America’s most popular, trusted online store with replacement parts for major household appliances and outdoor power equipment. Free repair resources including guides and more than 600 how-to videos empower people to fix their appliances and outdoor power equipment on their own. Its how-to repair videos have been viewed more 6,700,000 times. One million parts for 130 brands are stocked at its 86,000-square-foot facility in Canton, Michigan. Do-it-yourselfers also appreciate its generous, no-hassle 365 Days. Period. ™ return policy. In-stock parts are guaranteed to ship the same business day. Visit for more information.


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