New York — Everpurse and Samsung SDI, which designs and manufactures the world’s most advanced battery cells, today announced their partnership with fashion-tech pioneer Everpurse, whose 2015 handbag collection features the most advanced and light batteries on the market from Samsung SDI.
Everpurse CEO Liz Salcedo, noted, “the combination of form and function is essential to the creation of wearable fashion technology. Everpurse is focused on creating products that are as beautiful as they are powerful. Through our partnership with Samsung SDI we are excited to be able to bring the very best battery technology to our customers, keeping them powered for longer than ever before.”
The partnership between Samsung SDI and Everpurse includes the use of Samsung SDI’s advanced Lithium-Ion prismatic batteries and extends down to the design of the technological components to ensure that they meet and exceed the highest quality and performance standards globally. Samuel Yoon, Samsung SDI America’s President expressed his enthusiasm about the partnership as “Samsung SDI is not only committed to designing the most advanced battery technology, but also working closely with the some of the world’s most innovative companies which are bringing groundbreaking and beautiful products to the market.”
About Samsung SDI
Since entering the lithium-ion battery business in 2000, Samsung SDI has established itself as a leader in the field by constantly developing market-leading technologies and products. It has established the trust of its customers by actively responding to the demands of its customers and the market. Samsung SDI also introduced the Manufacturing Execution System, which an excellent system based on the spirit of prioritizing quality. The company has ranked number one* in terms of the global market share of the lithium-ion batteries since 2010 through continuous technological innovation and market-driven activities, and it has established itself as a global leader of the lithium-ion battery market.
*Based on B3 Reports (a research firm specializing in Li-ion batteries, 2011~Present)
Everpurse bridges the gap between fashion and technology through products offered under their own brand as well as through collaborations with leading fashion brands around the world. A woman-led company, Everpurse was founded in 2012 by Liz Salcedo. In 2013, the firm won the prestigious Chicago Innovation Award, the same year its founders were named in Crain’s 20 in their 20’s list of most promising leaders. Everpurse’s 2015 Collection is now available for pre-order at Kickstarter.Everpurse.com. For more information, visit Everpurse.com. The company tweets @Everpurse and can be found on Facebook at facebook.com/Everpurse. For media inquiries, please contact [email protected].