SEATTLE & SAN JOSE, Calif., Apr 03, 2014 (BUSINESS WIRE) — 5BARz International, Inc. (OTCQB: BARZ ), ( www.5BARz.com ) (“5BARz” or “the Company”) a technology leader in the cellular network extender industry, today announced that it has selected Flextronics (NASDAQ:FLEX) as its supply chain solutions and manufacturing partner for the 5BARz Network Extender, an innovative device, which provides improved cellular signals to deliver high quality signals for voice, data, and video reception on mobile and cellular equipped devices.
The partnership greatly expands 5BARz’s manufacturing capabilities to serve the rapidly growing global market demand for improved cellular infrastructure connectivity. 5BARz has developed a patented breakthrough technology, providing users with a plug and play consumer electronic product that represents a key solution for cellular network operators in providing clear, high-quality signal for subscribers with a growing need for improved connectivity.
The partnership with Flextronics will enable 5BARz to deliver its Network Extender products in large volumes with high quality. Additionally, Flextronics’ ability to leverage its global scale and manufacture these products in different regions around the world will benefit 5BARz and its customers.
“We are excited about partnering with a world-class iconic manufacturer for high volume production, allowing us to extend our reach and connect with more customers and channels in several regions,” says Mr. Daniel Bland, CEO of 5BARz International. “5BARz is committed to delivering high quality, cost-effective solutions for our cellular network infrastructure devices on a scalable level. We recently announced our innovation center launch in San Diego and Flextronics’ location will enable seamless logistics and efficient operational procedures as well as a reduction in time-to-market to meet the needs of our customers.”
“We are thrilled to partner with 5BARz and provide them value that increases their competitiveness in the marketplace,” said Mike Dennison, President of Flextronics High Velocity Solutions. “Specifically, we are pleased to provide them with supply chain solutions, including our global scale, that will help to take the Network Extender to the next level.”