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Fidget Bands

Not too long ago, fidget spinners were the hottest gadget around, and every fidgety kid (and some adults) wanted them. The device, consisting of a ball bearing in the center of a multi-lobed flat assembly made from metal or plastic, is designed to spin along...

7 Tips for Reusing Rubber Bands

Yesterday was Earth Day, and we thought, “Why not write about ways to recycle rubber bands?” So, here we are. You might find a very few recycling centers that accept pure latex rubber bands, but by and large, the majority of rubber bands aren’t recyclable....

How Tattoo Artists Use Rubber Bands

Here at Alliance Rubber Company, we make rubber bands for many different industries. Our Tattoo Rubber Bands are used to stabilize the needle of a tattoo gun to prevent swaying. The bands allow the needle to move properly - especially when used with flat shading...

Rubber Bands for Lobsters?

Did you know our rubber bands are used on shellfish? Next time you're at your local grocery store, check out the rubber bands that are on the lobsters. Chances are they most likely came from Alliance. Rubber bands are used to protect lobsters and crabs...

How Our Rubber Bands Are Used In A Tattoo Shop

Are you in the tattoo industry? Our Tattoo Rubber Bands are used to stabilize the needle of a tattoo gun and prevent swaying. The bands allow the needle to move properly, especially when used with flat shading needles where the tube tip is open on...

A Rubber Band Ball That Weighs How Much?!

Will Love has been working for years to break the world record for the largest rubber band ball. We caught up with him to see how the progress is going! How much does the rubber band ball currently weigh? It currently weighs 300 pounds! I...

How to make a rubber band ball

Here at Alliance, it’s obvious we love rubber bands. Alliance has been producing quality rubber bands since 1923. It all started when William Spencer obtained a few Goodyear inner tubes and cut the bands by hand. He then persuaded Tulsa World to wrap their newspapers...

Get a Grip: How Rubber Bands Improve Traction

Did you know you can use rubber bands to open soda bottles, Mason jars, and more? Save your wrists and grips — rubber bands will come to your rescue! And what's more, rubber bands improve traction in many areas and with household products. In the Kitchen To...

Oysters stay fresh longer with some help from Alliance!

We already knew rubber bands can help people out in a number of ways, but who knew they could help out the seafood industry by keeping oysters fresh longer? Frozen Live Shellfish in Florida has been using our bands with their oysters! Through a unique...

The World’s Largest Rubber Band Ball: Meet Will

You may have heard, Will Love is on the way to breaking the world record for largest rubber band ball with a little help from Alliance. Love is from Ruston, Louisiana and works in finance. His fascination with rubber band balls began in while he...

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