Prestone® Wins Two AAPEX Awards with New Triple Seal Protection™ with DuPont™ Kevlar®

November 5th, 2015

Automotive Aftermarket Praises Products and Packaging

Lake Forest, IL – November 5, 2015 – Prestone Products Corporation, the innovation leader in cooling system products, received two major awards at AAPEX 2015 this week: Best New Product and Best New Packaging.

AAPEX Buyers voted Prestone Triple Seal Protection Stop Leak Best New Product: Chemical, Lubricant & Filters.

"AAPEX attendees were highly impressed with the technology and packaging breakthroughs presented by Prestone’s Triple Seal Protection Stop Leak products, which validates the impact these products have on the automotive aftermarket,” said Steven Clancy, President of Prestone.

Representatives from the Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies (PPMI) also awarded the product line with Best New Packaging Innovation, for packaging that demonstrates new ideas, new designs, materials or techniques and that reflects important new marketing strategies.

“The unique 3 compartment packaging system utilizes 4 custom-molded components and enables enhanced communication of the features and benefits of the products” said Tom Kalagher, Product Manager at Prestone. “The product packaging drives both consumer interest and serves as a communication tool to show the ease and effectiveness of the products.”

To learn more visit What's New at Prestone or Triple Seal Application Video.

CONTACT: Thomas Kalagher, Prestone Product Manager (203) 731-8138 or

About Prestone:

Headquartered in Lake Forest, IL, Prestone is the number one branded consumer choice for antifreeze/coolant in North America. Prestone manufactures and markets antifreeze/coolant, brake and power steering fluid, and other leading vehicle maintenance products. Prestone antifreeze/coolant has protected vehicle cooling systems since 1927. You can find more at

DuPont and Kevlar® are trademarks or registered trademarks of E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company used under license by Prestone. © 2014. DuPont.

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