EFJ, Inc. Expands Subscriber Accessories Portfolio
New EFJohnson radio accessories
Irving, TX – February 25, 2008 – EFJ, Inc. (NASDAQ: EFJI) announced today that it has expanded its portfolio of accessories for its Project 25 compliant radios. These new accessories include a Lithium Ion Battery along with additional battery charger products, and will be introduced at the International Wireless Communications Expo (IWCE) February 26 to 29, 2008 at the Las Vegas Convention Center.
"In addition to offering an award-winning product line of subscriber radios, we provide a full line of accessories," said Michael E. Jalbert, chairman and chief executive officer of EFJ, Inc. "These new accessories include a rapid battery charger, which can charge a portable radio battery in an hour. We will also introduce a six-bay charger. We are expanding our portfolio of batteries, including a Lithium Ion Battery that is extremely lightweight yet has a rugged construction. Our new Tri-Chemistry Charger charges batteries of the three chemistry types (Lithium Ion, Nickel Metal Hydride, and Nickel Cadmium) used in land mobile radio batteries. The company expects to begin shipping these new accessories in the second quarter,” Jalbert added.
About EFJ, Inc
Headquartered in Irving, Texas, EFJ, Inc. focuses on innovating, developing and marketing the highest quality secure communications solutions to organizations whose mission is to protect and save lives. The Company’s customers include first responders in public safety and public service, the federal government, and industrial organizations. The Company’s products are marketed under the EFJohnson, 3e Technologies International, and Transcrypt International names. For more information, visit http://www.efji.com.
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