ThermoCeramix Corporation

ThermoCeramix Corporation
Downtown Grill Inc.

Downtown Grill Inc.

December 02, 2014 08:30 ET

ThermoCeramix Subsidiary Downtown Grill's Hibachi Electric Grill to Be Offered Through and Retailers Sur La Table and Frontgate

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - Dec. 2, 2014) - ThermoCeramix Corporation ("ThermoCeramix" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:TCX), a technology-licensing company engaged in the development of high-performance, energy-efficient electric heating solutions, announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary Downtown Grill Inc. ("Downtown Grill") will begin selling its first new product, the electric Hibachi Grill powered by ThermoCeramix's patented TCX™ heating technology, through and with well-established retailers Sur La Table and Frontgate.

The Hibachi Grill reaches cooking temperatures of up to 700°F in less than ten minutes without a lid, superior to gas barbecues with their lids open. The Hibachi Grill plugs into a 120 volt 15 amp GFI outlet, and therefore generates no flame and uses no fuel or gas, making it safe to use indoors or out. The grill is lightweight, portable, practical, easy to store, and responds to significant demand from residents of condominium and apartment buildings with open flame barbecue restrictions. The Hibachi Grill will sell for a suggested retail price of US $699.00.

The Company established as an official vendor of the Hibachi Grill in November 2014 and the product is now listed on's global web site under "Downtown Grill SF00500 ThermoCeramix Electric Hibachi Grill". opened on the World Wide Web in July 1995 and has grown to become one of the world's largest on-line retailers.

Sur La Table opened its first store in 1972 and has grown to offer a leading selection of global brands providing everything from essential basics to hard-to-find specialty tools and cookware in over 100 Sur La Table stores across the United States, online at, through the Sur La Table Catalog, and via the Sur La Table Gift Registry.

Frontgate has been outfitting America's homes since 1991 through its flagship catalog business, circulating nearly 83 million catalogs annually, as well as through three specialty books and its growing on-line presence. Frontgate is part of Cornerstone Brands Inc., a division of HSNi.

"We are pleased to have secured the first distributors for our Hibachi Grill, and look to add additional global retailers going forward," commented Louis Desmarais, Chief Executive Officer.

For more information about Downtown Grill and the new electric Hibachi Grill, please visit

About Downtown Grill Inc.

Downtown Grill Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of ThermoCeramix, was established to develop, manufacture and sell electric-powered barbecues utilizing ThermoCeramix's patented TCX™ heating technology. For more information, please visit the Company's web site at

About ThermoCeramix

ThermoCeramix Corporation (TSX-V Symbol TCX) is a technology-licensing company engaged in the development of high-performance, energy-efficient electric heating solutions. The Company's patented and proprietary TCX™ heating technology uses thermally sprayed heaters applied as a coating directly to almost any profile and material that requires heat. The technology is energy-efficient, scalable, and adaptable to almost any size and shape. The Company holds a strong and broad intellectual property portfolio of over 25 patents. The Company's strategy is to commercialize one application of its technology platform through the development, production and sales of a unique electric indoor-outdoor grill, then license the technology for numerous additional consumer, commercial & industrial applications. For more information, please visit the Company's web site at

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