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Online Retailer Carries Supplies for Any Local or National Emergency at up to 80% off Retail Prices Press Release - 8/26/2009

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HOLLYWOOD, Fl. - As hurricane season enters its most active period, public safety officials are reminding everyone to be prepared for any local or national weather emergency by stocking up on hurricane and disaster supplies before a storm hits., one of the leading online retailers of batteries plus flashlights as well as other hurricane and disaster supplies, is encouraging customers to prepare now by offer free shipping on more than 100,000 products.

The company also has drastically reduced prices on disaster supplies including Energizer batteries plus flashlights, disposable paper plates, cups, cutlery, toilet paper and supplies, first aid kits, bottled water, NOAA public alert radios, butane stoves and more supplies.

"For any inclement weather event or national emergency it really pays to prepare in advance. By offering free shipping and same-day shipping on most of our disaster supplies (hurricane supplies, cleaning supplies, disposables, hand sanitizers, flashlights plus batteries and more), we hope it encourages our customers to be prepared today before disaster strikes," said Jennifer DiMotta, VP of Marketing for

The American Red Cross recommends people stock up on the following hurricane supplies and disaster supplies to prepare for any local, state or national emergency:

• - Ready-to-eat non-perishable foods such as canned meats, tuna, fruits and vegetables canned juices, condensed milk, soup and paper plates, cups and cutlery
• - A three-day supply of water. One gallon per person per day
• - Batteries plus flashlights
• - Hand cranked weather radio
• - First aid kit
• - Cash or traveler's checks, change
• - Non-electric can opener, utility knife plus charcoal or butane stoves for cooking
• - Fully charged cell phone and extra batteries plus chargers
• - Sanitation items such as toilet paper, towelettes, soap, liquid detergent, feminine supplies, personal hygiene items, plastic garbage bags, and cleaning supplies such as disinfectant and household chlorine bleach
• - Prescription and non-prescription medication items
• - Copies of important documents, including deeds, stocks, bonds birth certificates, insurance policies and social security cards
• - Special items for infant, elderly or disabled family members
• - A change of clothes for everyone, including long-sleeved shirts, long pants, sturdy footwear and rain gear
• - One blanket or sleeping bag per person

At, customers can find all of the hurricane supplies and disaster supplies they need at wholesale prices

About, founded in 2004 by entrepreneurs David Redlich and Matt Kuttler, has fast become one of the leading online retailers of disaster supplies such as Energizer batteries plus flashlights, emergency tools and supplies and more for the small business and consumer markets. Through its website, offers more 200,000 products from 1,500 leading manufacturers such as Energizer, Hewlett Packard, and Purell/Gojo. ReStockIt also offers tips and guides including a hurricane readiness fact sheet and disaster preparedness checklist. has been honored with many prestigious awards including South Florida Business Journal Business of the Year, Finalists for Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year, and one of the 500 fastest growing companies by industry leading Internet Retailer Magazine.

Visit us online at, on Facebook or follow us on Twitter @RestockIt for more deals on batteries plus hurricane supplies and disaster supplies for any national emergency.

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