Yikes! Comes to the Rescue of Water-Exposed Cell Phones Saves Other Electronic Devices, Too

DALLAS, Jan. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- An effective and inexpensive way to help save cell phones and other electronics that unexpectedly go skinny dipping has been officially introduced at the international Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. Yikes! Phone & Tablet Rescue contains two sealable plastic bags and thousands of tiny Magic Blue Beads of extra-strength silica gel desiccant, a product that pulls humidity out of the environment.

To revive a phone exposed to water, simply remove the phone's battery, SIM Card (if applicable) and external memory card. Put the phone, battery and cards into the phone-size Yikes! Phone & Tablet Rescue bag with the Magic Blue Beads and seal it securely. The second bag is sized for larger electronic products.

As the name implies,Yikes! Phone & Tablet Rescue works equally well on tablets, as well as iPods, gaming devices, cameras, hearing aids, wrist watches and other electronics.

Every day thousands of cell-phone owners inadvertently expose their phones to damaging water from swimming pools, sinks, water hoses, toilets and spilled beverages. One study has stated that 30% of cell phones get water damaged.  Dropping phones in toilets is particularly high risk.  Another study stated that 20% of cell phone users admit to accidently dropping a phone into a toilet.

Yikes! Phone & Tablet Rescue is available online at YikesRescue.com for $9.99 and via Amazon.com. At that price, it's easy and economical to keep a couple on hand for emergencies. Having them on hand in advance is key, because the sooner you dry out a phone, the more likely you are to save it.  Yikes! Phone & Tablet Rescue comes with a 7-day money-back guarantee.

Yikes! Phone & Tablet Rescue, which is available in single display shipper orders (20 units) to case and pallet quantities (2,880 units). Yikes! Rescue has clip strip merchandising solutions available for retailers where space is tight, along with a variety of counter and free standing displays for review at www.yikesrescue.com.

About Yikes! Rescue
Yikes! Rescue is a proprietary product of Cooper Global Ventures LLC, a Dallas-based organization dedicated to finding effective, economical solutions to everyday problems. For art and more media materials, visit www.YikesRescue.com.

Media Contact: Pat Pape Yikes! Rescue, (214) 437-9226, pat@yikesrescue.com

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