Johnson Controls receives top Club Car supplier award

            Johnson Controls receives top Club Car supplier award

World's largest manufacturer of golf cars recognizes company for its
partnership

PR Newswire

MILWAUKEE, May 30, 2013

MILWAUKEE, May 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Johnson Controls, the global leader in
lead-acid batteries, is being recognized by Club Car as a top supplier. The
company received the award for Overall Operations Excellence 2012 in a
ceremony earlier this month. Johnson Controls supplies all the batteries to
power Club Car's fleet of Precedent golf cars and Carryall utility vehicles.

"We are honored to receive this award from Club Car," said David DeGraaf, vice
president and general manager Americas Original Equipment Group, Johnson
Controls Power Solutions. "Through our close partnership, we've been able to
support increasing demand, reduce complexity in manufacturing operations and
collaborate on technology solutions to further grow an already strong brand
and market position."

Johnson Controls began shipping deep-cycle lead-acid batteries to Club Car in
2010 from facilities in Florence, S.C. Johnson Controls was one of only four
suppliers to be recognized by Club Car this year.

"Johnson Controls is a company of deep and impressive resources that is a
valued partner in one of the most critical areas of our business," said Marc
Dufour, president and CEO of Augusta, Ga.-based Club Car. "The value we
provide our customers is enhanced by the Johnson Controls' relationship, which
makes this recognition richly deserved."

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About Johnson Controls
Johnson Controls is a global diversified technology and industrial leader
serving customers in more than 150 countries. Our 168,000 employees create
quality products, services and solutions to optimize energy and operational
efficiencies of buildings; lead-acid automotive batteries and advanced
batteries for hybrid and electric vehicles; and interior systems for
automobiles. Our commitment to sustainability dates back to our roots in 1885,
with the invention of the first electric room thermostat. Through our growth
strategies and by increasing market share we are committed to delivering value
to shareholders and making our customers successful. In 2013, Corporate
Responsibility Magazine recognized Johnson Controls as the #14 company in its
annual "100 Best Corporate Citizens" list. For additional information, please
visit http://www.johnsoncontrols.com.

About Johnson Controls Power Solutions
Johnson Controls Power Solutions is the global leader in lead-acid automotive
batteries and advanced batteries for Start-Stop, hybrid and electric
vehicles. Our 50 manufacturing, recycling and distribution centers supply
more than one-third of the world's lead-acid batteries to major automakers and
aftermarket retailers. Through our innovations we are building the advanced
battery industry for hybrid and electric vehicles. We were the first company
in the world to produce lithium-ion batteries for mass-production hybrid
vehicles. Our commitment to sustainability is evidenced by our world-class
technology, manufacturing and recycling capabilities.

About Club Car
Club Car, one of the most respected names in the golf industry, is the world's
largest manufacturer of small-wheel, zero-emissions electric vehicles. The
company's Precedent golf cars and Carryall Turf utility vehicles are integral
to successful operations at thousands of courses around the world. The company
also offers a complete line of new and used golf cars, XRT™ utility vehicles
and street-legal, low-speed vehicles (LSVs) for personal use, all backed by
Club Car's 50+ year legacy of superior design, manufacture and service. Club
Car is part of the Industrial Technology Sector of Ingersoll Rand, and is
based in Augusta, Ga. Visit www.clubcar.com

CONTACT: Gretchen Miller
         (414) 630-6723
         Gretchen.A.Miller@jci.com



SOURCE Johnson Controls

Website: http://www.johnsoncontrols.com
Website: http://www.clubcar.com
 
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