Performance Designed Products® Announces Licensing Deal with Eveready Battery Company for Energizer® Portable Power Solutions

LAS VEGAS, NV - January 7, 2013 – Performance Designed Products LLC (PDP), the market-leading manufacturer of mobile device accessories and third-party video game peripherals and accessories, today announced a new licensing deal with Energizer to manufacture and distribute products in the Energizer ® Portable Power” category.

Products in the Portable Power line include the Energizer Instant Chargers, Portable Smartphone Chargers, Charging Cases for iPhone 4, 4S, and iPhone 5, Premium USB Wall and Car Chargers and Induction Chargers and sleeves utilizing the latest Qi (pronounced “chee”) induction technology.

Energizer has been one of the most trusted names in power for decades” said Bill Otte, Senior Vice President of Marketing and Sales, “PDP is honored to be chosen as Energizer’s partner for the continued development and production of the Portable Power category line in North America.”

“As we increase our focus on growing our base businesses in batteries and portable lights, we will be transitioning portable power products that we had been developing to our partner Performance Designed Products.  It is our full intention to minimize disruption for our customers through this transition.  The Energizer brand is very relevant in power, and we are confident that PDP will continue to exceed consumers’ expectations of our brand” said Michelle Atkinson, Chief Marketing Officer, Energizer Battery. 

The Energizer Portable Power charging solutions from PDP can be seen along with the full offering of PDP’s mobile and video game accessories at the  Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada – Booth #25505 in South Hall, and Booth #5830 in North Hall (iLounge) during the 2013 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) from January 8 th to 11 th.

For more information, please visit  www.pdp.com.

If you would like to request a meeting with PDP at CES, our would like more information on the PDP Energizer Portable Power product line, please contact:

 

Candace Hinton

candace.hinton@pdp.com

© 2013 – Performance Designed Products LLC

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About Performance Designed Products LLC

Performance Designed Products, a Lynn Tilton company, is an industry leader in designing and manufacturing products for all major video game platforms including the Sony PS3, PS Vita and PlayStation MOVE, Nintendo Wii U, Wii and DS systems, and Microsoft Xbox 360 and Kinect.  PDP also offers a full line of mobile accessories, including for Apple iOS and Android devices. PDP sells products under a number of well known brands, and its products can be found in major retailers throughout the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Europe, Australia and New Zealand. PDP and the PDP logo are trademarks of Performance Designed Products LLC, registered in the U.S. and other countries.  All Rights Reserved.

About Patriarch Partners

Patriarch Partners, LLC, is a private equity firm and holding company managing 75 companies across 14 industry sectors with revenues in excess of $8 billion.  Founded by Lynn Tilton in 2000, Patriarch was built upon a proprietary patented financial model designed to manage and monetize the distressed portfolios of financial institutions. For more information, please visit www.patriarchpartners.com.

About Energizer:

Energizer Holdings, Inc. [NYSE: ENR], headquartered in St. Louis, MO, is one of the world's largest manufacturers of primary batteries, portable flashlights and lanterns. Energizer is a global leader in the dynamic business of providing power solutions with a full portfolio of products including Energizer® brand battery products Energizer® MAX® premium alkaline; Energizer® Ultimate Lithium; Energizer® Advanced Lithium; rechargeable batteries and charging systems; portable flashlights and lanterns.

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