Spectrum Brands’ Rayovac® Division Launches
Phone Boost 800 and Car and Wall USB Power Chargers at Stores Nationwide
MIDDLETON, Wis.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Spectrum Brands Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:SPB), a global consumer products
company with market-leading brands, today announced the introduction of
Rayovac’s highly anticipated Phone Boost 800 portable charging device
and Car and Wall USB Power Chargers, which will be available in stores
and online in May. Since the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show (CES), the
conversation around Rayovac has been laced with anticipation for the
in-store launch of this year’s new and exciting products, which are
redefining the mobile charging device category.
Rayovac Phone Boost 800 (Photo: Business Wire)
Providing users with a new level of power, value and performance,
Rayovac’s latest introductions sparked fervor at the 2014 CES Show as
the company set the bar for a new wave in affordable portable power
“We’ve created a winning combination of leading-edge technology and user
friendliness with these new portable power devices that make it easy for
anyone to charge their favorite devices anywhere they choose,” said
Harrison Smiddy, Senior Director of Global Product Marketing at Rayovac.
Give Your Phone a Boost with 150 Minutes of Talk Time
Rayovac’s Phone Boost 800 mobile device charger offers robust power and
performance by providing instant power for Micro USB, Apple 30-pin and
Apple LightningTM devices. The charger, which can be attached
to a ring of keys, utilizes a lithium ion rechargeable battery that
holds 800mAh of power to recharge a mobile phone for 150 minutes of
additional talk time. The Phone Boost 800 can be recharged and used over
and over to power mobile phones, digital cameras, portable gaming
devices, MP3 players, and other USB rechargeable devices. The Phone
Boost 800 mobile charging device has an MSRP of $24.99 (Micro USB and
Apple 30-pin) and $29.99 (Apple LightningTM).
* Both Apple versions are MFi Certified
Double Up on Power in the Car and at Home
Powering one or more devices in the car or at home has never been
easier. Rayovac’s Car and Wall USB Power Chargers have been designed
with dual USB ports, making it possible to charge two devices
simultaneously, including tablets. Providing travelers with
fully-charged electronic devices that make emergency situations
worry-free, these compact and powerful dual USB chargers have a maximum
output of 3.4A and are compatible with all USB cables, including Apple
LightningTM, Apple 30-pin, Micro USB and Mini USB cables.
Rayovac’s Car and Wall USB Power Chargers have an MSRP of $19.99.
Rayovac is a worldwide leader in battery power and innovation. Backed by
a long history of bringing the latest innovations to the marketplace,
Rayovac offers a full range of high-performance batteries to meet the
power needs of today’s consumers. From long-lasting alkaline batteries
to advanced green rechargeable technology to the world’s top-selling,
longest lasting mercury free hearing aid battery, Rayovac’s
state-of-the-art products offer more power for the money. The company
also manufactures a wide selection of high-quality flashlights. For more
information, visit www.rayovac.com.
About Spectrum Brands Holdings, Inc.
Spectrum Brands Holdings, a member of the Russell 2000 Index, is a
global and diversified consumer products company and a leading supplier
of consumer batteries, residential locksets, residential builders’
hardware, faucets, shaving and grooming products, personal care
products, small household appliances, specialty pet supplies, lawn and
garden and home pest control products, and personal insect repellents.
Helping to meet the needs of consumers worldwide, our Company offers a
broad portfolio of market-leading, well-known and widely trusted brands
including Rayovac®, Varta®, Kwikset®, Weiser®, Baldwin®, National
Hardware®, Pfister®, Remington®, George Foreman®, Black & Decker®,
Toastmaster®, Farberware®, Tetra®, Marineland®, Nature’s Miracle®,
Dingo®, 8-in-1®, FURminator®, Littermaid®, Spectracide®, Cutter®,
Repel®, Hot Shot®, Black Flag® and Liquid Fence®. Spectrum
Brands' products are sold by the world's top 25 retailers and are
available in more than one million stores in approximately 140
countries. Spectrum Brands Holdings generated net sales of approximately
$4.1 billion in fiscal 2013. For more information, visit www.spectrumbrands.com.
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