Central Garden & Pet Co. Wins Silver Stevie Award

WALNUT CREEK, Calif.–The Adams Smart Shield Applicator, from Central Garden & Pet Company, was awarded the Silver Stevie Award in the consumer product industry at The 2012 American Business Awards.

The Stevie Awards honor and generate public recognition of the achievement and positive contributions of organizations and business people worldwide.

The Adams Smart Shield Applicator is a topical flea and tick control delivery device with a patent-pending design that delivers fast, effective treatment to a pet's skin.

"Bringing innovative products to market is always a monumental challenge, especially when there are so many points to consider in the federally-regulated environment for this type of product," said Steve LeVeau, director of marketing–animal health for Central Garden & Pet Company. "We are honored that our efforts have been recognized by this esteemed group of industry experts."