International Marketing Inc. (IMI) announced that it’s new XACTBalance, a lead-free, active wheel weight made for all types and sizes of wheels, won the Innovation Award in the category of Technical Products at the Reifen (Tire) Expo 2006 in Essen, Germany. Nominees for the award were chosen by an independent jury on the basis of innovative content, benefit to user, economic efficiency, safety, sustainability, environmental performance and potential for winning and retaining customers. At the 2005 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show, XACTBalance was also recognized in the show's first-ever International New Product Awards. XACTBalance is designed to adapt to changing tire and driving conditions, using a dynamic media housed within its flexible thermoplastic cartridge. This media moves and adjusts to changing conditions as the tire rotates, targeting the location of the imbalance and correcting it. For more information, visit or