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So Cool! Sparx Sharpens 500 Pairs of Skates for Boston Winter

Anyone who has ever built something understands that the cool part about it, the part that fills you with pride and gives you that great feeling of accomplishment, is knowing what it was before you got your hands on it; an idea, a vision, a plan, a dream, a possibility, a mess, a work in progress, a challenge, a first draft. It's this that makes so many of us want to go behind the scenes of pretty much anything; a movie set, a concert, a professional sports locker room, a major production. We know the final product is cool; we liked the movie, we enjoyed the show. But understanding all the...Read more

The Sparx Sharpener Closes In On 1K Deliveries

[UPDATE] We're there, folks. Over 1000 Sparx Skate Sharpeners have been delivered all across North America! And we're just getting started! A funny thing happened while we've had our heads down, focused on fulfilling the orders of our early adopters and loyal customers, nearly 1000 sharpeners were shipped...and we're still catching up! From traditional hockey hotbeds like Massachusetts and Minnesota to the less obvious New Mexico, Hawaii, SoFlo, Alabama & Louisiana; North America is becoming enveloped in the Warm Red C of Sparx Hockey. From backyard rinks to big league arenas, the Spar...Read more

Sparx Packaging Coming Together

This morning, we received units from our Pilot Production run and we got a firsthand look at what our customers will see landing on their doorsteps! Pretty much the entire planet recognizes that unique smile found on boxes from Amazon. Our plan is for pretty much every hockey-playing family to recognize the "Sparx red" box that will contain the solution to all their skate sharpening woes. This is the first shipment of pre-production sharpeners we've received that used this box.  Check it out.  Read more