The Metal-Framed Aquaskipper Takes Passengers on a New Kind of Ride

 - Jun 28, 2011
References: gadgetsandgear & uncrate
The metal-framed Aquaskipper takes those adventurous enough to hit the waterways on a new type of journey: the aqua toy uses zero fossil fuels to propel you through the water and instead requires a hopping motion to get its boost.

The metal-framed Aquaskipper is a fantastic toy that minimizes the impact to the environment and maximizes on the fun in the water. It's also a great workout.

Implications - Now that less people are currently being impacted by the economic downturn, consumers have a desire to express their feelings of financial well-being. A new group of affluent young consumers are looking for ways to express themselves through their purchases. Companies can attract this valued group by creating products that cater to their aspirational lifestyle.