Chatsworth, Calif. - Sanyo North America has appointed ToCAD America as the master distributor for Sanyo Eneloop and alkaline batteries in the U.S.
The agreement became effective April 1.
Sanyo said it will continue the research and development of the Eneloop battery technology and will handle end-user support through the Sanyo customer support department, here.
"We are delighted to have added ToCAD as a partner for smooth operational efficiency and support for our battery business," said Andrew Nelkin, Sanyo president, consumer solutions division. "This will help us expand our consumer battery business, continue to enhance service to our customers, and allow us to continue to provide new and exciting battery solutions."