Just when you thought you knew it all? I logged a post on Plastic Backplate Lug failure, claiming it was rare. Then wouldn’t you know it I document another in this Plastic Backplate Safety Loop Hook configuration. This hook failed however due to shear. CLICK the thumbnail for an alternate view. I leave to you the judgement of rare or not in plastic fixtures from your own store experiences.

COMPARE to the different failure point in …
Rare Hook Lug Failure

For other examples of plastic fixture failure SEE…

”Plastic Corrugated Hook Failure in POP
Plastic Grid Hooks Fail
Diving Board Effect in Jewelry
Hook has Two Monkey Load Limit
Plastic T-Hook on a Tilt
Plastic Hooks Beyond Limits” and
Label Strip Old Before Its Time

For noteworthy fixture failures see…
Gondola Base Deck Takes a Hit” (This Post)
Aluminum Boxer-Style Hook Failure
Misshapen Aluminum Hooks
Malleable Aluminum Grid Hooks
So Sorry. Aluminum Hook in Play
Faceout Failure on Slatwire
Failed Reverse Waterfall Hook
How to Avoid Frontwire Sag
Plastic Grid Hooks Fail
Rare Hook Lug Failure
Hook Lug Failure Redux
Plastic Hook Innovates But Falls Short
Hook has Two Monkey Load Limit
Plastic Hooks Beyond Limits
Anti-Theft Fixture Failure
Productstop Fails Christmas Crush
Label Holder Wrecks Store Image
Sidesaddle Label Holder Fails
Ideas Wanted: Retail Guard Rail

For a visual Pinterest Board summary see…
Failures in Fixtures

For commentary on this class hook SEARCH…
Straight Entry

For for far more black fixtures than you might want try…
Pimped-Out Pusher Hook
Galvanized Plus Black as Fancy Finish
Endless Basket in Basic Black
Black Totes Tilt on a Frame
Black on Black Fixture Motif
Shelf Edge Shoe Extender
Fencing in Basic Black
Cookware on A Grid of Jet Black
Fencing the Produce Cooler
Wire Fencing in Refrigerated Retail
Curve Creates Store-in-Store Merchandise Destination
Shelf-Edge Fixture Philosophy of Philosophy Cosmetics
Color-Coded Prices at Shelf Edge
Neiman Marcus Dollar Store
Ultimate Back Tag in Basic Black
Store Tag Line Not Meant for You
Merchandising Smoke and Mirrors
Diamonds: Go Big or Go Home
Hook Mis-align Increases Sales
Erratic Hooks Tighten Display.”
One-Hole Hooks Compared
Pegboard as Strip Merchandiser
FISH-Tip as Permanent Label Mount
Elizabethan Pet Collar Display
Basic Black Shot Glass Rack
Lug Hook Failure Redux
Hybrid Helmet Hook
Eccentric Ice Skate Hook
Triple Threat Utility Hook
S-Hook Squared.”
Black Lacquer Tray With Storyline
Black Lacquer Tray Without Storyline
Swan-necked Table Top Hook
Rectilinear Table-top Hook
Black Totes Tilt on a Tray
Item Erect at Shelf Edge
Two Axes Better Than One

For a fixture Pinterest Board SEE…
Color Black in Retail Fixtures