Brightstar Corp.: MAXIS SELECTS BRIGHTSTAR TO DEVELOP NEXT-GENERATION MOBILE DEVICE SERVICES PLATFORM MAXIS SELECTS BRIGHTSTAR TO DEVELOP NEXT-GENERATION MOBILE DEVICE SERVICES PLATFORM Miami and Kuala Lumpur, Feb. 25, 2014. Brightstar Corp. today announced that it has signed a multi-year agreement to provide Malaysia's leading mobile network operator, Maxis, with next-generation mobile device services, which will enable Maxis to further its leadership position in the market. The new agreement builds on the logistics services Brightstar has provided Maxis since 2007. Brightstar will deliver a range of supply chain services, including logistics, strategic sourcing and device portfolio management, along with specialized value-added services, like buy-back and trade-in and handset insurance.Brightstar will also drive and implement an innovation roadmap for new Maxis products. "Being selected to integrate multiple services by an innovative market leader like Maxis is an excellent opportunity for Brightstar," said Marcelo Claure, CEO of Brightstar Corp. "We look forward to bringing even greater innovation to the Malaysian marketplace, and showing how integrated services provide even more value than standalone. The whole is greater than the sum of the parts." The new platform will help Maxis improve device availability, optimize working capital requirements, improve channel sales performance and combat competitive pressures. "Brightstar has a track record of consistent supply chain performance with Maxis and a deep understanding of our business strategy, needs and opportunities," said Morten Lundal, CEO of Maxis Bhd. "We are confident our partnership will allow us to further our leadership role in delivering the best mobile experience in Malaysia." About Brightstar Brightstar is the world's largest specialized wireless distributor and a leading provider of diversified services focused on enhancing the performance and results of the key participants in the wireless device value chain: manufacturers, operators and retailers. For more information, please visit http://www.brightstar.com. About Maxis Maxis Berhad is Malaysia's leading communications service provider, enabling customers to connect and communicate anytime, anywhere and from any device. 13 million customers choose to be with us as we stand for the best coverage, innovative solutions and excellent service. Our high-speed network footprint is the largest in the country - enabling every Malaysian to enjoy our extensive range of data services such as mobile Internet browsing, social networking sites, downloading apps as well as a portfolio of integrated mobile, fixed and enterprise solutions. This is in addition to our voice calls, text and picture messaging services. Beyond connecting people with our services, we are passionate about making a positive impact to the community in which we operate in. Our Corporate Responsibility efforts aim to develop and enrich our community, customers and partners, creating a fun place to work and advocating environmentally friendly practices. For more information, please visit: maxis.com.my # # # Media Contacts Brightstar Deb Miller VP Marketing +1 305-921-1494 Deb.miller@Brightstarcorp.com Maxis Berhad Keith Periera Corporate Affairs Tel: +603 2330 6086 Mobile: +6012 297 5662 Email: email@example.com ------------------------------------------------------------------------------ This announcement is distributed by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions on behalf of NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions clients. The issuer of this announcement warrants that they are solely responsible for the content, accuracy and originality of the information contained therein. Source: Brightstar Corp. via Globenewswire HUG#1763879
Brightstar Corp.: MAXIS SELECTS BRIGHTSTAR TO DEVELOP NEXT-GENERATION MOBILE DEVICE SERVICES PLATFORM
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