ST. LOUIS, Aug. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Energizer Holdings, Inc.
(NYSE: ENR), a global leader in the dynamic business of providing portable
power, announced today the introduction of the Energizer (R) Energi To
Go(TM) Portable Power for iPod. This battery-powered device will be
available at retail nationwide this fall.
The Energizer Energi To Go Portable Power for iPod is powered by two
Energizer(R) e2(R) Lithium(R) AA batteries. The device features a patented
intelligent control chip that maximizes power transfer to the iPod. Its
unique flip design allows it to function as a stand while charging and to
be folded for easy storage. Sleek enough to complement the iconic styling
of the iPod, the compact charger travels easily and is exceptionally
In testing with Energizer e2 Lithium AA batteries, the Energizer Energi
To Go charger provided more than 46 hours of music playback on the iPod
nano and more than 32 hours of music playback on the iPod with video.
"For many consumers, digital music players are an essential," said Mike
Rivard, Energizer General Manager, New Products. "They don't go anywhere
without their iPods. This new Energizer Energi To Go Portable Power for
iPod allows them to know that whether they're on a plane, at the beach, or
anywhere in between, their music will keep going. And it features the kind
of design that iPod owners appreciate and expect."
The Energizer Energi To Go Portable Power for iPod features a licensed
Apple iPod tip and is adjustable so that it's compatible with iPod (with &
without video) and iPod nano. The MSRP for Energizer Energi To Go iPod
Portable Power Source is $29.99 and includes the charger and two Energizer
e2 Lithium AA batteries.
Energizer Energi To Go Portable Power for iPod will be available at
mass, drug, consumer electronics, and airport retailers this fall.
For maximum performance, Energizer recommends powering Energizer Energi
To Go Portable Power for iPod with Energizer e2 Lithium batteries.
Energizer e2 Lithium is the world's longest lasting AA battery in high tech
The Energizer Energi To Go line also includes the Energizer Energi To
Go Instant Cell Phone Charger, a portable battery-powered device that
supplies power to the majority of today's wireless phones. The Instant Cell
Phone Charger offers phone tip connectors to fit approximately 100 phone
models across top manufacturers, and include most Nokia, Motorola, Sprint,
LG, and Samsung cellular phones, as well as mini-USB devices such as the
Razr, Blackberry, and Palm Treo. Its MRSP is $19.99.
Energizer markets and distributes Energi To Go. St. Louis-based
Energizer Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ENR) is one of the world's largest
manufacturers and distributors of alkaline and lithium primary batteries,
specialty and rechargeable batteries, and flashlights. Energizer is a
global leader in the dynamic business of providing portable power. For more
information on Energi To Go products, visit http://www.EnergiToGo.com.
For more information, contact:
Bob Rybarczyk, 314-552-6731
Jackie Burwitz, 314-985-2169
SOURCE Energizer Holdings, Inc.