SOURCE: Action Products International, Inc.

December 15, 2006 11:33 ET

Action Sales Group Plans 2007-2008

Action Products Sales Organization Meetings Held This Week

ORLANDO, FL -- (MARKET WIRE) -- December 15, 2006 -- Action Products International, Inc. (NASDAQ: APII) is this week holding its primary sales meetings gearing up for 2007 and beyond. Meetings are held in Las Vegas with more than 50 Action Products sales representatives from all over the country.

This year's topics include new organizational plans, operational and sales management, and improved brand strategies geared to "reinvigorate shelf presence and retail sales" of key product lines and further build brand equity, beginning in 2007.

New 2007 catalogs, graphic schemes, and undisclosed product plans are receiving resounding positive endorsement.

"We are seeing major operational improvement and are impressed with the early delivery of new sales materials," said Steve Freedman, President of Phoenix Marketing Inc., a group that represents Action Products with retail partners in the seven states Mid-Atlantic territory. "We previewed new logos and launch plans, and what we are seeing is impressive. We also appreciated the openness of Action's management and recognition of challenges faced in 2006. The 2007 year will be better for us, and 2008 will be spectacular."

About Action Products International, Inc.

Action Products International, Inc. (APII), based in Orlando, Florida, is a consumer products manufacturer, emphasizing branded educational and positive leisure products. Action Products consumer brands span activities, arts, crafts, juvenile products and toy categories. Its products are marketed and sold to retailers and consumers.

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Contact Information

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    Wendy Jo Moyer
    Action Products International, Inc.
    (407) 481-8007
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