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TESSCO Technologies Signs Deal with GEAR4 as Exclusive U.S. Distributor

GEAR4’s range of D3O® ‘Trusted Protection’ cases will be available to TESSCO customers in the U.S.

HUNT VALLEY, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 27, 2017-- TESSCO Technologies (NASDAQ: TESS), a value-added distributor and solutions provider for the wireless industry, today announced the company will become the exclusive US distributor for GEAR4, the UK’s best selling impact protection case brand.

GEAR4’s ‘Trusted Protection’ range of cases for smart devices features D3O® technology, the world’s most advanced impact protection material. D3O® is a non-Newtonian material, which means that on impact the freely flowing molecules lock together to absorb energy. This smart material is trusted by the military, motorcyclists, and sports professionals. GEAR4’s application of this leading technology in mobile accessories allows it to create slim, stylish cases to suit any taste without comprising on protection.

“GEAR4 offers market leading expertise in the protective case market and we are very excited to be distributing its full product offer in the US,” said TESSCO VP of Mobility Liz Robinson. “The style and quality of GEAR4’s product offer will have huge appeal in the United States and will be a great addition to the portfolio of products available to our customers.”

“As an industry leader, TESSCO offers the best distribution partnership for GEAR4 in the US,” GEAR4 General Manager Tim Smart said. “The partnership allows us to build our global brand and extend the reach of the GEAR4 offering.”

About TESSCO Technologies

TESSCO Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: TESS) is a value-added technology distributor, manufacturer, and solutions provider. TESSCO was founded more than 30 years ago with a commitment to deliver industry-leading products, knowledge, solutions, and customer service and supports customers in the public and private sector. TESSCO supplies more than 50,000 products from 400 of the industry’s top manufacturers in mobile communications, Wi-Fi, Internet of Things, and wireless backhaul. As Your Total Source®, TESSCO is a single source for outstanding customer experience, expert knowledge, and complete end-to-end solutions for the wireless industry.

About GEAR4

Founded in 2006, GEAR4 is the Number One impact protection case brand in the UK. In 2015, GEAR4 partnered with D3O to create world leading impact protection products for consumer electronics.

Ten years old and established in over 40 countries, GEAR4 has a proven track record of creating world leading products that have satisfied millions of consumers worldwide.

Working to the impeccable standards of British engineering and innovation, GEAR4 pride themselves on constantly delivering unique, well-designed products that protect your most precious devices.

Source: TESSCO Technologies

TESSCO Technologies
Jerry Moyer
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