• Sager Electronics and VARTA Sign Distribution Agreement


    Sager Electronics, a leading North American distributor of Interconnect, Power, and Electromechanical products and custom solutions provider, today announced the addition of VARTA AG to its line card. VARTA is a globally recognized technology innovator providing an extensive battery offering for a variety of applications.

    “As a leader in lithium-ion technology and micro-batteries, VARTA is an outstanding addition to the Sager line card,” remarked Kristin Bryant, Supplier Marketing and Product Manager for Sager Electronics. “Their rechargeable batteries, chargers, and portable power products enable Sager to offer our customers a broader battery product offering. We look forward to a successful partnership.”

    “As the premier Power and Battery distributor in North America, we are excited to work with Sager Electronics and the Sager Power Systems team to provide innovative battery solutions to their customers,” commented Bill Flanagan, President for VARTA North America. “We look forward to developing new battery customers with VARTA’s expansive battery product offering.”

    About Sager Electronics
    Sager Electronics, a wholly owned subsidiary of TTI Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway Inc. company, is a North American distributor of Interconnect, Power, and Electromechanical products and custom solutions provider. Grounded in over 135 years of innovation and service, Sager Electronics provides customers and suppliers a unique combination of operational excellence and innovative business solutions through its Distributing Confidence® business model. Headquartered in Middleborough, MA, Sager Electronics operates a national network of field sales representatives and power systems sales engineers, strategically located service centers across North America, two distribution centers totaling over 207,000 sq. ft., and a 46,000 sq. ft. value-add Custom Solutions Center located in Lewisville, TX. To learn more about Sager, visit www.sager.com.

    About VARTA AG

    VARTA AG produces and markets a comprehensive battery portfolio from microbatteries, household batteries, energy storage systems to customer-specific battery solutions for a variety of applications and, as a technology leader, sets industry standards in important areas. As the parent company of the group, it operates in the business segments “Lithium-Ion Solutions & Microbatteries” and “Household Batteries.” The “Lithium-Ion Solutions & Microbatteries” segment focuses on microbatteries, lithium-ion coin power, lithium-ion round cells (lithium-ion large cells) and the lithium-ion battery pack business. Through intensive research and development, VARTA sets global standards in many areas of lithium-ion technology and microbatteries, making it a recognized innovation leader in the important growth markets of lithium-ion technology and in primary hearing aid batteries. The “Household Batteries” segment comprises the battery business for end customers, including household batteries, accumulators, chargers, portable power (power banks) and lights as well as energy storage devices. The VARTA AG Group currently employs almost 4,700 people. With five production and manufacturing facilities in Europe and Asia as well as sales centers in Asia, Europe and the USA, the operating subsidiaries of VARTA AG are currently active in over 75 countries around the world.

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