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mace (one's) face

To spray pepper spray (commonly referred to by the brand name Mace) into one's face, typically in self-defense. If a guy attacks you, don't hesitate to mace his face.
See also: face, mace

mace someone’s face

tv. to do something drastic to someone, such as spraying mace in the face. (Chemical Mace is a brand of tear gas sold in pressurized cans for personal protection.) I look at him, and suddenly I just want to mace his face or something.
See also: face, mace
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It will be available to 245 Mace retailers as a complete upgrade, as well as to new recruits to the symbol group.
Alan Williams, Group Development Director at One Housing Group, said: We have had a very successful Framework and we are delighted to welcome Mace to be part of it.
But the new Mace format will not affect development of the groups' other fascias -- Supershop, Your Store, and Mace Express.
As part of the company s long term business plan, Mace took steps to strengthen its integrated service offer covering investment services, consultancy, construction and facilities management.
The delivered wholesaler was plagued with problems when it inherited the Mace and Select & Save symbol groups from Booker last year.
Ellis outlined a series of changes aimed at updating Mace to be a major league player in the c-store sector.
Adams added: "To achieve this, I have asked our independent sales director Bill Ellis and Mace chief executive Mike Bowen to create a business plan that will tell me what level of investment is required in all aspects of retail support.
Palmer & Harvey is still favourite to buy the Wholesale Foods division, which includes the Mace franchise in England and Wales.
Mace will be offering both product lines to its current and future customers via the Mace International website and its network of 500 dealers.
Booker's decision to sell its delivered wholesale business has raised many questions about Mace.
Event Title: Mace Second Quarter 2011 Results Call Date: Wednesday, August 17th, 2011 Time: 2:00 PM EDT, 11:00 AM PDT Audio details: Please call (877) 719-8065.
As more fully described in the prospectus related to the rights offering, each Mace stockholder is being offered the right to purchase three shares of common stock for each Mace share of common stock owned of record on June 27, 2011, at an exercise price of $0.
Event Title: Mace First Quarter 2011 Results Call Date: Wednesday, May 18th, 2011 Time: 12:00 PM EDT, 9:00 AM PDT Audio details: Please call (877) 719-8065.
Mace announces the first expansion of its Central Station (Mace CS) located in Anaheim, CA, which Mace acquired in 2009.