Brightstar and Liquipel Announce Exclusive Partnership

Liquipel Products Now Available to Retailers and Dealers

MIAMI & LOS ANGELES--()--Brightstar Corp., the world’s largest specialized wireless distributor and leader in diversified services for the wireless industry, and Liquipel, the makers of popular Liquipel Watersafe™ technologies, today announced an exclusive agreement for the distribution of Liquipel 360, the total phone protection program that utilizes the best of all the Liquipel™ technologies. Brightstar will also bring all future innovative Liquipel products to market.

"We’re excited about working with a global leader like Brightstar to launch our innovative Liquipel 360 program,” said Sam Winkler, Executive Director of Liquipel. “Our unique marketing and partnerships with major artists like Pharrell Williams will drive awareness of the value of our products and how people with active lifestyles can stay connected.”

Liquipel’s Watersafe™ technologies offer smartphone protection from liquids and impacts. Acting as an invisible smartphone shield, Liquipel’s products shield phones from water damage and normal wear and tear, helping to increase the value of devices when being traded in or resold.

Retailers also see significant benefits by offering Liquipel products. Liquipel 360 was designed to increase revenue, reduce damaged device claims, and increase customer satisfaction. As an added benefit to retailers, Liquipel 360 comes with an unrivaled suite of marketing and training support directly from Liquipel.

“We partnered with Liquipel because their exceptional product standards and forward-thinking technology aligns with Brightstar’s commitment to continually enhance and progress the wireless industry,” said Andy Zeinfeld, Brightstar’s President of Distribution. “Liquipel’s products are custom-fit to meet the needs of today’s on-the-go consumers, delivering protection from life’s everyday bumps and spills. With this partnership, Brightstar retailers are able to offer point-of-sale smartphone protection, so customers feel secure from the moment they leave the store.”

For questions about ordering Liquipel products, please contact Carrie.Adams@brightstar.com.

About Brightstar

Brightstar is the world’s largest specialized wireless distributor and a leading provider of diversified services focused on enhancing the performance and results of the key participants in the wireless device value chain: manufacturers, operators and retailers. For more information, please visit Brightstar.com.

About Liquipel

Liquipel is an award-winning patented formulation and manufacturing process that uses nanotechnology to make smartphones and other devices Watersafe™ from accidental exposure to liquids. Liquipel SKINS is Liquipel’s latest nano-shock™ technology that protects devices from impacts and broken screens. The combination of Liquipel and Liquipel SKINS creates the Liquipel 360 total phone protection. Since its debut at the Consumer Electronics Show in 2012, Liquipel has won an Edison Award, a Fierce Wireless Fierce 15 Award, Consumer Electronics Show 2014 Best in Show award, was named by Popular Science the Grand Award Winner in the Gadgets Category in the magazine’s “Best of What’s New” issue, and has also been included in Entrepreneur Magazine’s “100 Brilliant Companies” list. With our world-renowned partners Pharrell Williams and Steve Aoki, Liquipel has created a lifestyle brand without boundaries. For more information and videos, please visit Liquipel’s website, and follow us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. To contact Liquipel, LLC, email info@liquipel.com.

Contacts

Media:
Brightstar Corp.
Erik Hofmeyer, 305-921-1258
Erik.Hofmeyer@brightstar.com
or
Liquipel
Sam Winkler, 855-478-4735
swinkler@liquipel.com

Release Summary

Brightstar Corp. and Liquipel, the makers of popular Liquipel Watersafe™ technologies, announce an exclusive partnership. Products now available to wireless retailers and dealers.

Contacts

Media:
Brightstar Corp.
Erik Hofmeyer, 305-921-1258
Erik.Hofmeyer@brightstar.com
or
Liquipel
Sam Winkler, 855-478-4735
swinkler@liquipel.com