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I’m thinking about Summer Cold!

I’m thinking about Summer Cold!

Customers often ask what the ICEGRIPPER crew do in Summer?
The truth is we continue selling our products - serving our customers with advice and information - because even in the middle of the British Summer, it's winter somewhere else..!
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History of Ice Cleats, Ice Grips and Icegripper

Whether you call them ice cleats, shoe chains, ice spikes or an icegripper, ‘personal traction devices’ are rapidly gaining popularity as a ‘must have’ piece of winter equipment. Most people would be forgiven for assuming these devices are a recent invention, but research reveals this humble product has a long and interesting history...
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Ice Slips and Falls

Ice Slips and Falls

Ice Slips and Falls...Be honest! When we see someone slipping on ice or snow most of us initially have a laugh - it's a bit like seeing a clown slipping on a banana skin at the circus, flailing arms, funny faces...that is until the full reality hits home - often breaks, fractures, hospitalisation and incapacity...
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Seven unexpected uses for ICEGRIPPERS

Seven unexpected uses for ICEGRIPPERS

Parents walking their kids to school, office workers heading to their workplace and older citizens looking for a safe way to get to the shops. These are a few of the customers that we expected would use ICEGRIPPER's products. Being based in the UK, we also imagined that most of our trade would be “at home” and in the winter.
But you never can tell where a business will take you – and ours has gone worldwide and to many unexpected customers...
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What's Hot about Antarctica?

What's Hot about Antarctica?

The appeal of Antarctica is easy to see...Frozen beaches, a superb monochromatic landscape, fabulous wildlife and miles of no-one else makes for a hugely attractive destination...
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