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Hilo Hattie, Touch In Sol and the Hawaii Domestic Violence Action Center team in the Gift of Giving Program
By Sheri Sakamoto
February 4, 2013
Honolulu-HI Locally owned Hilo Hattie and Touch In Sol Cosmetics will launch the Hilo Hattie and Touch In Sol cosmetic line on, February 9, 2013, in time for Valentine’s Day. The partnership announced today that it will launch its new products through its Gift of Giving program -  to the Hawaii Domestic Violence Action Center 501(c)(3).  

“Valentine’s Day is special and we want participants of this worthy program to know that as a locally owned company, Hilo Hattie is extremely proud to support Hawaii families.  We are thrilled to provide 40 participants of the Hawaii Domestic Violence Action Center (DVAC), first opportunity to try our new cosmetics line with Touch In Sol as well as enjoy a complimentary gift from Hilo Hattie, says, Donald Kang, President and CEO.  Each year the DVAC helps hundreds of victims of domestic violence, it is our hope to contribute in a small way, to help victims, get back on their feet.” 

The partnership between Hilo Hattie and Touch In Sol Cosmetics is unique and affordable and will be offered in two Honolulu locations: the Hilo Hattie Flagship Store, located on Nimitz Hwy. and the Hilo Hattie Kama’aina  Collection store located at Ala Moana Center (ground floor mountain side). This extremely affordable beauty-line will consist of two heightened BB creams, lip gloss in three colors and lip tint in two colors.  Each product was well thought and feature Hawaii-inspired names such as:  Cherry Guava, Pink Plumeria and Aloha Hawaii.

On February 9, 2013, the first 100 people to purchase any products from the “Hilo Hattie & Touch In Sol Hawaii Collection” will receive a free gift.  In addition, Kama'ainas will receive a 10% discount with any purchase.

Hilo Hattie – The Store of Hawaii

Founded in 1963, Hilo Hattie has grown from one store into a chain of seven stores to become Hawaii’s largest retailer, manufacturer and wholesaler of Hawaiian fashions and gifts.

Voted by Hawaii’s residents as “The Best Place for Hawaiian Fashions” since 2001, Hilo Hattie guarantees our shoppers the best values, largest selection of Made-In-Hawaii apparel and gifts and stands behind its 100% quality guarantee on products.

About Touch In Sol:

Touch In Sol is an international cosmetics company with products sold in China, Europe, Hong Kong, Japan, Korea, Taiwan and Vietnam.  Since its launch in the United States in 2012, Touch In Sol has been featured in several nationally acclaimed me media outlets such as GlossyBox, Shape Magazine and Sneakpeeq.com.

Domestic Violence Action Center:

The Domestic Violence Action Center (DVAC) provides an array of programs uniquely to address the complex needs of survivors of domestic violence.  The DVAC services have been developed and shaped to work concert with other programs, public agencies and the needs of survivors.  Today, with a staff of 37, DVAC serves survivors of intimate partner violence through a comprehensive array of services that includes, legal representation and advocacy for victims, civil and criminal court outreach, education about dating violence, professional training, public awareness, community mobilization, employer training, advocacy for teen victims, and technical assistance to the public and private sector.
To learn more about this partnership, please contact:
Sheri N. Sakamoto
Communications Director
Hilo Hattie – Sharing Aloha
Office: (808) 535-6514
Fax: (808) 356-1510
SSakamoto @ HiloHattie.com
Jannet Charlotte Lee
Director of Public Relations & Marketing
Touch In Sol Cosmetics
So1o Group, Inc.
1670 York Avenue, #3H
New York, New York 10128
Office:  (917) 250-2707
Fax: (808) 394-2169
charlotte @ touchinsolus.com
Nanci Kriedman
Chief Executive Officer
Domestic Violence Action Center
Community Safety and Support
PO Box 3198
Honolulu, HI 96801
Office: (808) 534-0040
Fax: (808) 531-7228
nanci @ stoptheviolence.org