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Corporate and Institutional Achievement: OXO

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Twenty years ago OXO reinvented kitchen tools to make them easier to use. It just so happened that they worked better and looked better too.

Says the National Design Awards jury: "The company's Good Grips line, including the best-selling Swivel Peeler and Angled Measuring Cup, has raised the bar for consumer expectations of ease of use, comfort, and performance."

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