Guardian 8 Receives Significant International Interest, Pursuing Distribution Partners
AUG 13, 2012 - 07:00 ET
FOR: GUARDIAN 8 HOLDINGS
Company Garners Interest From Over 70 Distributors in Seventeen Central & South American Countries
SCOTTSDALE, AZ--(Marketwire - August 13, 2012) - Guardian 8 Corporation, a wholly owned operating subsidiary of Guardian 8 Holdings (
Guardian 8 CEO Steve Cochennet commented, "The international response to our Pro V2 product offering has been spectacular. We have received interest from seventeen countries in Central and South America alone." Public documents released by the company indicate that the international market presents a $20 Billion sales opportunity. Guardian 8 cited the need for multi-lingual skills and local market knowledge as the reason for hiring the consultant.
A significant development for Guardian 8 was the assignment of an export classification of "EAR 99" which provides the company with vastly simplified export requirements as compared to other non-lethal weapons categories. Cochennet added, "Our export clearance is only part of the equation and we recognize the need to support our prospective distributors seeking import clearance in their native country. That support begins now."
Guardian 8 is developing a personal defense product that emphasizes a 'layered defense' approach to protection. The company received its second nomination for "Security's Best" from ASIS and finalists are expected to be announced in September 2012.
Product Page: http://guardian8.com/product/
Company LinkedIn page: http://www.linkedin.com/company/2298044?trk=tyah
About Guardian 8 Holdings
Guardian 8 Holdings, through its wholly owned operating subsidiary, Guardian 8 Corporation, is the developer and manufacturer of the G8 Pro V2, a unique and innovative product which combines eight non-lethal technologies designed to prevent and protect an individual from aggressors and assailants, while notifying law enforcement or others of the situation. The small, easy to use hand-held unit integrates an alerting siren, LED strobe light, laser spotter, camera, microphone, emergency notification, and pepper spray. The company plans to market their personal defense solution to professional security organizations, as well as individuals and families. To learn more about the company and its device, visit www.Guardian8.com
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