SALT LAKE CITY, Oct. 2, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ZAGG Inc (Nasdaq:ZAGG), a leading mobile device accessories company with a brand portfolio that includes ZAGG and iFrogz, announced an agreement to distribute ZAGG products through Dick Smith retail outlets in the Australian market. Along with the award-winning invisibleSHIELD, Dick Smith will offer a broad array of ZAGG products, including Bluetooth® keyboards for mobile devices. The invisibleSHIELD is ZAGG's patented, military-grade, virtually invisible and indestructible film, which is available in more than 6,500 designs for most smartphones and tablets. As the original thin film full-body protector, the invisibleSHIELD covers millions of devices all around the world from bumps, scratches and dings, and includes a lifetime replacement warranty. "ZAGG is excited to bring our revolutionary products to consumers throughout Australia with Dick Smith," said Mark Reed, ZAGG International's managing director. "Dick Smith is an iconic Australian consumer electronics retailer and we look forward to leveraging this partnership to effectively serve the market." For more information about ZAGG, its brands and its product portfolio, visit ZAGG.com. Dick Smith (formerly Dick Smith Electronics or DSE) is owned by private equity firm Anchorage Capital Partners, and operates a network of over 327 stores across Australia and New Zealand. About ZAGG Inc: ZAGG Inc and its subsidiaries (collectively, the "Company", or "ZAGG") design, produce, and distribute creative product solutions for mobile and media accessories such as protective coverings, cases, keyboards, keyboard cases, earbuds, portable power, and device cleaning under the family of ZAGG brands. In addition, the Company designs, produces, and distributes cases, Near-Field Audio™ amplifying speakers, earbuds, traditional headphones, and gaming headphones for mobile and media devices under the family of iFrogz brands in the value-priced lifestyle sector. ZAGG distinguishes itself as the preferred brand by offering creative product solutions through targeted global distribution channels, with the broadest product offering in its sector. More information about the company and its brands is at www.ZAGG.com. About ZAGG International: ZAGG International, based in Shannon, Ireland, is responsible for ZAGG and iFrogz sales and fulfillment outside of the U.S./Canada.
About Dick Smith:Dick Smith is a leading retailer of the latest technology products, from computers, to mobility, accessories and more. Its omni-channel solution means that customers can shop in a way that best suits their needs, whether that's in-store, via click and collect from any store in Australia, or via its new mobile app. Dick Smith is a 1.3 billion dollar business, with 327 stores and over 4000 employees across Australia and New Zealand.
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