America's Favorite Stress-Relieving Products, Buckyballs® and Buckycubes®, Donated to U.S. Troops in Afghanistan

Aug 01, 2012, 12:00 ET from Maxfield and Oberton

NEW YORK, Aug. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --  Maxfield and Oberton, the manufacturer of America's favorite adult desktoy and stress reliever, is donating 5,000 sets of Buckyballs® and Buckycubes® to U.S. troops overseas, it was announced today.  The Buckyballs® and Buckycubes® will be included in gift packs sent by the Support Our Troops organization to servicemen and women in Afghanistan next month.

"Buckyballs® and Buckycubes® relieve stress and help inspire adult fun, and clearly no one deserves that more than the brave men and women who are serving our country abroad," said Craig Zucker, Founder and CEO of Maxfield and Oberton.  "We want to show how much we appreciate their service on our behalf, and the way they are protecting the freedoms Americans should not take for granted.  What better way to show that support than with a set of US balls?"

Buckyballs® and Buckycubes® are the number one selling brand names in high-powered magnets - recently called America's "fave desk accessory" by the Washington Post (July 13, 2012); named "the next big thing in cubicle fidgeting" by New York magazine (July 16-23, 2012); and cited as "the most popular cubicle toy since the Rubik's Cube" by Bloomberg Businessweek (July 23-29, 2012).  See

SupportOurTroops.Org is the charity through which Americans bolster the morale and well-being of our active duty troops and their families through highly effective programs providing millions of dollars in goods and services to the military community including deployed troops, family support, kids' camp assistance, positive public support at home, and more.  See

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SOURCE Maxfield and Oberton