Tripp Lite UPS Systems Arriving Soon at CompUSA Computer Superstores

Dec 02, 1998, 00:00 ET from Tripp Lite

    CHICAGO, Ill., Dec. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Tripp Lite, a world leader in the
 manufacture of power protection equipment, today announced its products will
 soon be available at computer superstore, CompUSA.
     Under the new agreement, CompUSA will offer four Tripp Lite UPS Systems in
 its retail stores.  The selected models include the award-winning Internet
 Office(TM) 280, Internet Office 500, Internet Office 700, and BC Internet(TM)
 400 UPS Systems.  Inventory is planned to reach stores in the first week of
     "We're thrilled to have our products carried at CompUSA," said Steve
 Esser, Vice President of Retail Sales (U.S.) at Tripp Lite.  "Our UPSs best
 fit the needs of today's consumers, offering advanced features at enticing
 price points while remaining profitable to the reseller's bottom line."
     Tripp Lite's popular Internet office line of UPS Systems includes many
 innovative features.  The Internet Office 280 is the lowest priced UPS in its
 class.  It includes built in modem/fax/dataline surge protection and 6 AC
 outlets, 3 of which provide surge-only protection for heavy draw equipment
 such as laser and inkjet printers.  Additional features in the Internet Office
 500 and 700 VA models include built-in modem/fax protection for simultaneous
 two line surge protection.  All models keep surges from disrupting internet
 connections and file transfers, while also providing reliable battery backup
 during power outages and undervoltage situations.
     With over 75 years experience in consumer electronics manufacturing, Tripp
 Lite has established a reputation for providing enhanced service and
 innovative power protection solutions.  Tripp Lite's product line include over
 300 items and the world's best selling premium surge suppressor -- the
 Isobar(R).  Tripp Lite is headquartered in Chicago, Ill. and maintains a
 global presence with fully staffed offices worldwide.  Tripp Lite is an
 affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.
     Additional information about Tripp Lite and its products can be found on
 the PowerZone(TM), Tripp Lite's web site, at or by calling
 Tripp Lite's Customer Support at 773-869-1234.

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