The combination of Zagg and Mophie will produce the market share leader in battery cases, external batteries, screen protection and keyboards for tablets. Together, both companies reported 2015 revenue of $470 million. The purchase is being funded by a combination of cash and debt, and will close during the first quarter of 2016.
ZAGG and Mophie represent two companies with strong brands and shared values. The rationale for the merger is powerful and the combination enhances each company’s growth strategy while offering a truly compelling value proposition. Together, we intend to build on our market leadership to deliver great products, advance the brand strength, and increase our global presence in mobile accessories."-Daniel Huang, CEO, Mophie
Mophie launched its first Juice Pack for the Apple iPhone 3G/3GS in 2008. Back then, the case featured an 1800mAh battery. The Mophie Juice Pack for the Apple iPhone 6s features a 2750mAh battery and is offered in nine color options.
Zagg buys Mophie for $100 million
source: Zagg via AndroidCentral