INDIANAPOLIS - July 23, 2012 - Brightpoint, Inc.
("BrightPoint") (Nasdaq: CELL), a global leader
in providing device lifecycle services to the wireless and
high-tech industries, today announced that its subsidiary,
Brightpoint Australia Pty Ltd ("BrightPoint
Australia"), has entered into a services agreement
with ZAGG International Distribution Limited
("ZAGG"), a leading mobile device accessories and
Under the terms of the agreement, BrightPoint Australia
will distribute ZAGG's accessories throughout
Australia, including screen protection for mobile devices,
device cases, earbuds, mobile power solutions, and device
"At ZAGG, we are always looking for the right partners
to help us fulfill one of our company objectives of
targeted global distribution. BrightPoint is a leader and a
trusted name in the wireless device industry," said
Derek M. Smith, Executive Vice President of Sales, ZAGG.
"Working with BrightPoint is a strategic fit that will
put ZAGG's award-winning accessories in front of
millions of gadget lovers in Australia."
"ZAGG adds an exciting dimension to our distribution
activities," stated James Watters, Managing Director,
BrightPoint Australia. "At BrightPoint, we constantly
strive to offer customers world class products and
services, and this commitment is reinforced by ZAGG's
unique range of mobile accessories."
About ZAGG, Inc.
ZAGG Inc, based in Salt Lake City, with offices in Logan,
UT, and Shannon, Ireland, prides itself on offering premium
quality and superior service. ZAGG is a market leader in
innovative mobile device accessories that protect,
personalize, and enhance the mobile experience. The company
designs, produces, and distributes branded screen
protection under the invisibleSHIELD® brand, keyboards,
keyboard cases, earbuds, mobile power solutions and device
cleaning accessories under the family of ZAGG® brands. In
addition, the company designs, produces and distributes
cases, earbuds and headphones under the iFrogz™ brands in
the value-priced lifestyle sector. The company's
products are sold worldwide in leading consumer and
electronics retailers, wireless retailers and their
affiliates, and through the ZAGG website. For more
information, visit ZAGG.com
About Brightpoint, Inc.
Brightpoint, Inc. (Nasdaq: CELL) is a global leader in
providing device lifecycle services to the wireless and
high-tech industries. In 2011, BrightPoint handled more
than 112 million wireless devices globally.
BrightPoint's 5 key service areas - Plan, Market,
Customize, Move, Recover, offer over 110 innovative
services, such as distribution channel management,
procurement, inventory management, reverse logistics and
repair services, software loading, kitting and customized
packaging, fulfillment, product customization, eBusiness
solutions, and other outsourced services that integrate
seamlessly with its customers' IT systems and
operations. BrightPoint's effective and efficient
platform allows its customers to benefit from rapidly
deployed, flexible and cost effective solutions.
BrightPoint has more than 4,000 employees, as well as a
significant number of temporary staff, and a global
footprint covering more than 35 countries, including 13
Latin American countries through its investment in
Intcomex, Inc. In 2011, BrightPoint generated revenue of
$5.2 billion, from customers in over 75 countries.
BrightPoint provides distribution and customized services
through over 100,000 points-of-sale and to over 25,000 B2B
customers worldwide. Additional information about
BrightPoint can be found on its website at www.BrightPoint.com, or
by calling its toll-free Information and Investor Relations
line at 877-IIR-CELL (877-447-2355).
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