Kalorik Selects New Age Electronics as Primary US Distributor of Its Innovative Small Kitchen Appliances

CHICAGO, March 07, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- (from 2016 International Home + Housewares Show) New Age Electronics, a leading distributor of consumer electronics and gaming products and services and a division of SYNNEX Corporation (NYSE:SNX), announced today that it has been selected as the primary distributor for Kalorik, a worldwide manufacturer of leading small kitchen appliances, to bring its full portfolio of products to the US retail channel.

The agreement includes Kalorik’s food preparation products, food processors, juicers, kitchen scales, mixers, slow cookers, toasters, water kettles and kitchen gadgets, as well as its ‘Emeril by Kalorik’ kitchen electrics line, which Kalorik launched last year in conjunction with Chef Emeril Lagasse. With unique and innovative appliances such as the Airfryer, 2-in-1 Egg Cooker and Steamer, MultiCooker with innovative stirring function and Three-in-one Grill and Griddle, Chef Lagasse has become a leader in the industry and created a brand that redefines perfection.

“Our agreement with Kalorik gives retailers new options in small appliances and allows them to meet the needs of the growing number of consumers looking to buy high-quality products for the home,” said Fred Towns, President, New Age Electronics. “With Kalorik’s worldwide brand recognition, retailers can rest assured they are offering some of the most sophisticated small home appliance products to help consumers make their homes more personalized, stylish and efficient.”

The Kalorik brand is synonymous with unique product development and fine engineering, with a focus on new trends and meticulous care for detail. With international offices in the U.K., Germany, Switzerland and China, Kalorik has become the face of innovative kitchen appliances worldwide.

“New Age Electronics has a proven track record of success in the US retail channel and collaborating with them is an important step in expanding our reach and brand recognition in the US,” said Uri Murad, CEO, Kalorik. “We will be able to reach more consumers by combining our industry-leading products with New Age Electronics’ expansive network of retailers, strong customer relationships, and ability to execute go-to-market strategies.”

In addition to the US agreement, Kalorik is now available to Japanese retailers through SYNNEX Infotec in Japan.

To learn more about the full offering of Kalorik products available through New Age Electronics, call (800) 947-5974 or email mikemu@synnex.com. To learn more about New Age Electronics, visit www.newageelectronics.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.synnex.com/nae.

About SYNNEX Corporation
SYNNEX Corporation (NYSE:SNX), a Fortune 500 corporation, is a leading business process services company, optimizing supply chains and providing outsourced services focused on customer relationship management. SYNNEX distributes a broad range of information technology systems and products, and also provides systems design and integration solutions. Concentrix, a wholly-owned subsidiary of SYNNEX Corporation, offers a portfolio of strategic solutions and end-to-end business services around customer engagement strategy, process optimization, technology innovation, front and back-office automation and business transformation to clients in ten identified industry verticals. Founded in 1980, SYNNEX Corporation operates in 26 countries around the world. Additional information about SYNNEX may be found online at www.synnex.com.

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