LAS VEGAS, NV (from the 2014 International Consumer Electronics Show) - January 7, 2014 - New Age Electronics, a leading distributor of consumer electronics and gaming products and services and a division of SYNNEX Corporation (NYSE: SNX), announced today it has been selected by WowWee to be its exclusive North American master distribution partner to offer the WowWee brand with emphasis on various robots and other app-enabled products that are compatible with iOS and Android devices. This relationship furthers New Age Electronics' position as a leader in bringing the best of emerging and award-winning technologies to its retailers.
With a focus on the development of breakthrough consumer technologies, WowWee continues to forge new categories in personal robotics and entertainment with its imaginative, innovative and award-winning gadgets and toys.
WowWee will debut its latest robot called MiP at the 2014 International Consumer Electronics Show in booth # LVCC, North Hall - 6323 and at the Venetian Ballroom - 71115. Over 20 million units of its previous best-selling robotic products RoboSapien and RoboRaptor have been sold.
"We are excited to bring one of CEA's 2014 Five Technology Trends to Watch to our retailers, giving them yet another point of differentiation to drive consumers to their stores," said Fred Towns, President, New Age Electronics. "WowWee's award-winning consumer robotic products, especially its new robot MiP, appeal to a wide range of consumers, opening up a lot of opportunity for our retailers."
"New Age Electronics has the reach, services and retailer base that understand how to sell WowWee's cutting edge products to their customers to broaden our distribution," said Art Janis, Senior Vice President, WowWee.
US retailers can contact New Age Electronics to learn more about the opportunities surrounding WowWee at 1 (800) 756-9888 ext. 4827 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Canadian retailers can contact SYNNEX Canada's consumer electronics group at 1 (800) 268-1220 x 2926 or email email@example.com.
About New Age Electronics New Age Electronics, a division of SYNNEX Corporation (NYSE: SNX), is a sales and supply chain solutions innovator that provides consumer technology (CT) manufacturers with a broad offering of logistics, distribution and remanufactured services. Extensive experience in the CT industry and a customer-centric approach has made New Age Electronics the provider of choice. New Age Electronics distinguishes itself with efficient operations and relentless focus on customer satisfaction. Founded in 1988, New Age Electronics is headquartered in Carson, California. For more information about New Age Electronics, call (310) 549-0000, toll-free (888) 234-0300 or visit the company's website at www.newageelectronics.com.
About SYNNEX Corporation SYNNEX Corporation (NYSE: SNX), a Fortune 500 corporation, is a leading business process services company, servicing resellers, retailers and original equipment manufacturers in multiple regions around the world. The Company provides services in IT distribution, supply chain management, contract assembly and business process outsourcing. Founded in 1980, SYNNEX employs over 14,000 full-time and part-time associates worldwide. Additional information about SYNNEX may be found online at www.synnex.com.
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