PhilaU Alums Aiming To Market Next Great Rubber Band Launcher:

PhilaU industrial design graduate Ben Stack ’14 is collaborating with experienced toymaker Alan Dorfman ’82 to bring what they expect to be the next big “it” toy to market, reported Oct. 28. Stack’s Precision Rubber Band System is being manufactured by Dorfman’s firm Super Impulse USA, based in Bristol, Pa. Stack was assisted in developing and financing the launcher through PhilaU’s Blackstone LaunchPad. Stack and Dorfman expect wide distribution of the rubber band launcher from private toy stores to big-box retailers.

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