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Monday, December 27th, 2010

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Long Beach, CA – Dec. 27, 2010Human Touch® will be at the 2011 Digital Experience! in Las Vegas, NV, on January 5, 2011 at Caesars Palace in the Octavius Ballroom. A 2011 CES Innovations Design and Engineering Awards Honoree, Human Touch© is the U.S. market leader of its industry, designing innovative massage chairs and offering several valuable wellness solutions.

Held each January on the night before the International Consumer Electronics Show opens, the Digital Experience! is the biggest and most important media event before CES.  DE! showcases the latest innovations in consumer electronics and computers.   Pepcom, the producer of this independent media event, expects to have 900+ press and analysts to attend this January.

Human Touch© is thrilled to showcase two of their AcuTouch™ 9500 with HT-Connect™ massage chairs at the Digital Experience!.   This AcuTouch™ 9500 is a leader in new wellness technology because:chair2011

  • The AcuTouch™ 9500 with HT-Connect™ is the world’s first massage chair to deliver a completely personalized massage and wellness experience via Bluetooth at the convenience of any iPhone®, iPad® or iPod® touch.
  • By downloading HT-Connect™, a free app available via Apple iTunes, the AcuTouch™ 9500 allows users to instantly connect to a multitude of massage programs, customized options, wellness tips from the Human Touch® Wellness Council, and more.
  • Through HT-Connect™, individuals can enjoy regular health and lifestyle tips, as well as expert-designed massage programs from Human Touch® Wellness Council members, including Chiropractors, doctors of Naturopathy, professional athletes, massage therapists, and more.
  • · Users can download HT-Connect™ to customize their AcuTouch™ 9500 massage chair wirelessly to their own personal needs. HT-Connect™ remembers individuals’ favorite settings to tailor their massage routines based on time of day.
  • On the AcuTouch™ 9500 remote, users can select from eight massage programs, or download HT-Connect™ to enjoy 16+ expert-designed programs via any iPhone®, iPad® or iPod® touch. New massage programs are continuously being added to this wellness app and are expandable through the AcuTouch™ 9500.
  • Pick an Espresso Shot, short targeted massage programs, for quick and effective massage relief in just five minutes. Or if you have more time, combine three Espresso Shots to enjoy an automatic, personalized wellness solution. With your iPhone® in hand, instantly select what part of your body needs the most relief using the Espresso Shots feature.

According to David Potter, Vice President of Design, Human Touch, LLC, “The AcuTouch™ 9500 is the only massage chair that provides an anatomic interface between the user’s needs and the advanced features of Human Touch® massage technology.  Just one touch where you want to feel better and the AcuTouch™ 9500 goes to work delivering relief in as little as 5 minutes. HT-Connect™ knows who you are, what you need, and where you need it. And it happens seamlessly through a wireless, Bluetooth® connection. It’s your own personal valet to feel better everywhere™.”  Human Touch® is proud to be recognized as a competitive innovator in the $165 billion U.S. consumer electronics industry.

The AcuTouch™ 9500 will be unveiled during the Digital Experience! media event January 5th at Caesar’s Palace, Las Vegas.  It will also be displayed in the Design and Engineering Awards Showcase located in the Grand Lobby during the Consumer Electronics Show.    Please contact Colleen Rugg for DE! and CES Press Preview media event interviews.

About Human Touch®

In pushing the boundaries of its traditional massage chairs and wellness products through advanced proprietary technology and innovation, Human Touch® is focused on infusing health and wellness into everyday lives through high-quality, design-oriented and award-winning massage chairs. Human Touch® products are available at back care specialty and fine furniture stores across the country.  To find a local or International dealer, please visit: Human Touch©


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Media Contact:

Colleen Rugg

BERKMAN for Human Touch®

619.997.4930 (cell) 619.231.9977 x305 (office)