Tech Data Adds ZAGG to Mobile Accessories Line
Full Line of Mobile Device Accessories Now Available
CLEARWATER, Fla., Jan. 24, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Tech Data Corporation
(Nasdaq:TECD), one of the world's largest distributors of IT products and
services, today announced its partnership with ZAGG Inc (Nasdaq:ZAGG), a
leading mobile device accessories company. Through the agreement, Tech Data
will distribute ZAGG's full line of accessories, including the ZAGGkeys
PROPlus ultra-thin aluminum iPad case and keyboard, to its channel of more
than 60,000 solution providers in the United States.
"Tech Data is pleased to add ZAGG's innovative mobile device accessories to
our Client Systems offering," said Tiffany Severance, director of Product
Marketing, Client Systems at Tech Data. "This new partnership gives our
solution providers access to ZAGG products, which protect electronics while
improving functionality. Protection and increased device functionality are a
natural extension of our Client Systems offering, and we are excited to offer
ZAGG's product portfolio."
ZAGG offers products that protect, personalize, and enhance a consumer's
mobile experience, including the invisibleSHIELD, which protects personal
electronics. With the broadest product offering in its sector and a brand
portfolio that includes ZAGG® and iFrogz®, resellers have access to a complete
line of products to improve the functionality of portable gadgets, including
keyboards, cases, audio and protective films.
"We are pleased to work with Tech Data in bringing our creative product
solutions to their vast network of resellers," said Derek Smith, executive
vice president of Sales for ZAGG. "This partnership provides an opportunity
for ZAGG to execute on one of our corporate objectives – targeted global
distribution.Customers will appreciate the benefits of using our products
along with their mobile devices."
Tech Data's dedicated ZAGG team provides resellers with sales and marketing
support to help both current and new ZAGG partners leverage the full line of
ZAGG accessories to drive new growth and margin opportunities. Tech Data's
commitment to world-class service levels on deal support and order
fulfillment, as well as financing support through TDCreditServices, also helps
ensure that ZAGG resellers are equipped with the necessary tools they need to
"Tech Data has been instrumental in offering products that will enhance our
day-to-day operations, especially products that are compatible with the
technology we are using every day," said Hapy Mayer, vice president and CFO,
Small Dog Electronics. "Specifically, ZAGG products will serve as added value
and improved functionality of our electronics so I can focus more on making
profitable decisions for our business."
The complete ZAGG line of accessories is available for purchase from Tech
Data. For more information on ZAGG products, contact your Tech Data sales
representative at (800) 237-8931.
About Tech Data
Tech Data Corporation is one of the world's largest wholesale distributors of
technology products, services and solutions. Its advanced logistics
capabilities and value added services enable 125,000 resellers in more than
100 countries to efficiently and cost effectively support the diverse
technology needs of end users. Tech Data generated $26.5 billion in net sales
for the fiscal year ended January 31, 2012, and is ranked 109^th on the
Fortune 500^®. To learn more, visit www.techdata.com.
The Tech Data Corporation logo is available at
About ZAGG Inc
ZAGG Inc is a leading mobile device accessories and technology company with
products that protect, personalize and enhance a consumer's mobile experience.
ZAGG differentiates itself as the preferred brand by offering creative product
solutions through targeted global distribution channels, with the broadest
product offering in its sector. With a brand portfolio that includes ZAGG® and
iFrogz®, the company manufactures and markets a complete line of products to
improve the functionality of portable gadgets, including keyboards, cases,
audio and protective films, through direct, retail, specialty and
international channels. More information about the company and its brands is
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