EnerSys® and CTEK Announce Strategic Collaboration to Bring High-Performance Chargers to Global Markets

READING, Pennsylvania, October 30, 2023 – EnerSys® (NYSE:ENS), the global leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications and the manufacturer of ODYSSEY® batteries, has joined forces with CTEK, an industry leader in battery management and charging solutions, to introduce a new era of high-quality chargers. This innovative partnership, which commenced in February 2023, is set to transform the battery charging landscape.  

“We are thrilled to embark on this exciting partnership with EnerSys and its renowned ODYSSEY® battery brand,” said Henk Lubberts, Global Director of Original Equipment at CTEK. “This collaboration signifies a commitment to innovation, sustainability and delivering exceptional value to our customers. Together, we will power the future of battery charging and storage solutions, ensuring that quality, performance and adaptability remain at the forefront of our offerings.”

The new series of chargers will become a part of the ODYSSEY® battery charger portfolio and are designed to efficiently charge a variety of ODYSSEY® battery models as well as other quality brands of Absorbed Glass Mat (AGM) flooded lead acid and lithium batteries. Engineered with built-in temperature controls and a battery status indicator, ODYSSEY® battery chargers will be available in the European Union (EU), United Kingdom (UK) and North American markets (USA and Canada) in 5A, 15A and 25A variants.

“EnerSys has always been dedicated to delivering exceptional power and performance to our customers and our legacy brand of ODYSSEY® batteries is a testament to this commitment,” said Dave McMullen, Senior Director of Global Marketing, Transportation & Specialty at EnerSys. “This collaboration with CTEK will enhance our offerings in global transportation by providing cutting-edge charging technology that complements our world-class ODYSSEY® battery portfolio. Together, we’re poised to empower our customers with reliable, efficient and sustainable energy solutions.”

EnerSys and CTEK will showcase the new line of ODYSSEY® battery chargers at the 2023 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) show in Las Vegas, Nevada, at ODYSSEY® battery booth no. 23659 and CTEK booth no. 23555. This year’s show will take place October 31 to November 3 at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

As the global leader in stored energy solutions, serving over 10,000 customers in 100 countries, EnerSys is redefining technology, empowering customers and meeting the needs of a changing world. The company’s advanced portfolio of ODYSSEY® batteries are built to provide trustworthy performance and long-lasting power for a variety of vehicle applications including automotive/truck, powersports, marine, Recreational Vehicles (RVs), heavy-duty, fleet and auxiliary.

For more information on EnerSys and its full line of products, systems, and support, visit www.enersys.com.

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EnerSys, the global leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications, designs, manufactures and distributes energy systems solutions and motive power batteries, specialty batteries, battery chargers, power equipment, battery accessories and outdoor equipment enclosure solutions to customers worldwide. The company goes to market through four lines of business: Energy Systems, Motive Power, Specialty and New Ventures. Energy Systems, which combine power conversion, power distribution, energy storage, and enclosures, are used in the telecommunication, broadband and utility industries, uninterruptible power supplies, and numerous applications requiring stored energy solutions. Motive power batteries and chargers are utilized in electric forklift trucks and other industrial electric powered vehicles. Specialty batteries are used in aerospace and defense applications, large over-the-road trucks, premium automotive, medical and security systems applications. New Ventures provides energy storage and management systems for various applications including demand charge reduction, utility back-up power, and dynamic fast charging for electric vehicles. EnerSys also provides aftermarket and customer support services to its customers in over 100 countries through its sales and manufacturing locations around the world. More information regarding EnerSys can be found at www.enersys.com.

Sustainability at EnerSys is about more than just the benefits and impacts of our products. Our commitment to sustainability encompasses many important environmental, social and governance issues. Sustainability is a fundamental part of how we manage our own operations. Minimizing our environmental footprint is a priority. Sustainability is our commitment to our employees, our customers and the communities we serve. Our products facilitate positive environmental, social and economic impacts around the world. To learn more visit: https://www.enersys.com/en/about-us/sustainability/.

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