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Energizer Holdings is an American manufacturer of batteries and personal care products, headquartered in Town and Country, Missouri. Its most well known brands are Energizer and Eveready batteries, Schick, Wilkinson Sword, Personna and Edge shaving products, Playtex feminine hygiene and baby products, and Hawaiian Tropic and Banana Boat sunscreen products. The company sells in over 165 countries. On April 30, 2014, Energizer announced it would separate its battery business and its personal care business. Wikipedia.


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Energizer Holdings | Date: 2016-09-29

A device having an active reversal protection system is described. The system includes a pair of MOSFETs connected to parallel battery power sources. When the batteries in one of the power sources are improperly installed, the voltage delivered by that power source closes the gate of its associated MOSFET. In normal operation, the MOSFETs are connected to a microprocessor configured to operate the device. In a preferred embodiment, the device is a lighting device incorporating a light emitting diode that is driven by the MOSFETs.


Patent
Energizer Holdings | Date: 2016-10-28

An air freshener comprises a scented material impregnating a porous wall of an elongated hollow straw. A cap is coupled to an end of the straw. A bore extends through the cap and receives a hanger extending therethrough to hang the straw. The cap has a plug extending therefrom and inserted into an end of the straw. The plug is tubular with an elongated hollow continuous with and adjoining a hollow of the straw so that the straw and the plug together define an elongated tube open at both ends.


News Article | May 11, 2017
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— Market Scenario Technological advancements in transmission of energy without wires or cables from a power source to a consuming device is driving the wireless charging market. A wireless charger comprises a charging station (or transmitter) that transmits the energy, and a receiver (integrated inside a device) that receives the energy and charges the battery. The wireless charging market is growing rapidly over 27% of CAGR and is expected to reach at USD 20 billion by the end of forecast period. Wireless Charging Market Segmentation The wireless charging market has been segmented on the basis of technology and application. On basis of application the wireless charging consists of automotive, industrial healthcare, consumer electronics, IT and telecommunications, aerospace & defense. The aerospace industry includes wide applications of wireless charging such as auto industry has adopted wireless charging so fast. After all, automotive engineers are late adopters of new technology. Their considered approach is for good reason as new technology must be thoroughly studied for value, safety and reliability before it is designed into a consumer device that has a 10-to 15-year lifetime Key Players • Qualcomm Inc. (U.S.) • Fulton Innovation LLc (U.S.) • Texas Instruments, Inc. (U.S.) • Witricity Corporation (U.S.) • Convenient Power HK Ltd. (Hongkong) • Integrated Device Technology, Inc. (U.S.) • Murata Manufacturing Co. Ltd. (Japan) • Energizer Holdings, Inc. (U.S.) • Oregon Scientific, Inc. (U.S.) • Anker Technology Co. Limited (U.S.) Regional Analysis Regional analysis for wireless charging market is studied in different geographic regions as Americas, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of world. The study reveals that North America region would evolve as a leader in wireless charging market. The study indicates large investments by European markets in wireless charging are playing an important role in the European economy. The factors like the growing awareness of wireless power technology among consumers and increasing adoption of wireless charging for industrial applications in the US will propel the growth of this segment. Moreover, US has presence of leading suppliers of wireless charger ICs like Integrated device technology. Taste the market data and market information presented through more than 30 market data tables and figures spread over 100 numbers of pages of the project report. Avail the in-depth table of content TOC & market synopsis on “The Wireless Charging Market Research Report -Forecast to 2022”. Market Research Analysis: Market Research Future Analysis shows that new adoptions of Internet of things (IoT) would result in sudden hike in Wireless charging market. It has been observed that developments in wireless charging give automotive designers an important new tool with which to differentiate their products. Wireless charging is helping car companies offer new experiences like pre-programmed driver preferences for seat memory, HVAC settings, in-cab lighting experiences, streaming video and a host of other functions, all with the knowledge that using these features will not result in a drained phone battery. Table of Content 1 Market Introduction 2 Research Methodology 3 Market Dynamics 4 Executive Summary 5. Market Factor Analysis 5.1 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis 5.2 Supply Chain Analysis 6 Wireless Charging Market, By Segments 6.1 Introduction 6.2 Market Statistics 6.2.1 by Technology 6.2.2 by Application 6.2.3 by Geography 7 Competitive Analysis List of Tables Table 1 Wireless Charging Market, By Technology Table 2 Wireless Charging Market, By Application Table 3 Wireless Charging Market, By Region Table 4 North America Wireless Charging Market, By Technology Table 5 North America Wireless Charging Market, By Application Table 6 U.S. Wireless Charging Market, By Technology Table 7 U.S. Wireless Charging Market, By Application Table 8 Canada Wireless Charging Market, By Technology Table 9 Canada Wireless Charging Market, By Application Continued… About Market Research Future: At Market Research Future (MRFR), we enable our customers to unravel the complexity of various industries through our Cooked Research Report (CRR), Half-Cooked Research Reports (HCRR), Raw Research Reports (3R), Continuous-Feed Research (CFR), and Market Research & Consulting Services. MRFR team have supreme objective to provide the optimum quality market research and intelligence services to our clients. Our market research studies by products, services, technologies, applications, end users, and market players for global, regional, and country level market segments, enable our clients to see more, know more, and do more, which help to answer all their most important questions. For more information, please visit https://www.marketresearchfuture.com/reports/wireless-charging-market-2744


Patent
Energizer Holdings | Date: 2016-10-26

Example embodiments provide a modular air freshener system. The modular air freshener system comprises a plurality of different carriers and at least one scent device. The scent device is separately and removably carriable by each of the plurality of different carriers. At least one of the different carriers is carriable by another one of the plurality of different carriers. The each of the carriers may be passive, active and self-powered, or active and externally-powered.


News Article | May 22, 2017
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LONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / May 22, 2017 / Active Wall St. announces its post-earnings coverage on Energizer Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ENR). The Company posted its second quarter of fiscal 2017 financial results on May 03, 2017. The battery and personal care products Company surpassed earnings expectations and raised earnings guidance for the year. Register with us now for your free membership at: One of Energizer Holdings' competitors within the Personal Products space, Spectrum Brands Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: SPB), reported on May 02, 2017, its results for Q2 FY17 ended April 2, 2017. AWS will be initiating a research report on Spectrum Brands in the coming days. Today, AWS is promoting its earnings coverage on ENR; touching on SPB. Get our free coverage by signing up to: Energizer's net sales were $359.0 million for the quarter ended March 31, 2017, an increase of 7.5% compared to net sales of $334 million for Q2 FY16. The Company's net sales have increased 8.8%, due to the impact of the auto care acquisition; however, unfavorable currency impacted sales by 1.3%. Energizer's revenue numbers fell short of analysts' consensus for of $366.5 million. Energizer's total segment profit in Q2 FY17 37.1% to $93.1 million. Excluding the unfavorable movement in foreign currencies of $2.1 million and the favorable impact of the acquisition of $10.2 million, organic segment profit increased 25.3% on a y-o-y basis. For the reported quarter, the Company's gross margin percentage was 46.8%, up 440 basis points. Excluding onetime impacts, gross margin increased by 390 basis points, driven by cost reductions realized from continued productivity improvements as well as the benefit of productivity investments recorded in the prior year, material and purchased product cost favorability and improved pricing and product mix. Energizer's spin restructuring related income was $2.5 million in Q2 FY17, reflecting the change in estimates of spin accruals on contract termination costs. Gain on sale of real estate was $15.2 million related to the sale of office building space in Asia. The Company's earnings before income tax was $59.3 million compared to $21 million in the year earlier same quarter. For Q2 FY17, Energizer's net earnings were $46.9 million, or $0.75 per diluted share, compared to $16.4 million, or $0.26 per diluted share, in Q2 FY16. The Company's adjusted net earnings for the reported quarter were $31.4 million, or $0.50 per diluted share, compared to adjusted net earnings of $18.5 million, or $0.30 per diluted share, in the year ago same period. Energizer's earnings numbers surpassed Wall Street's expectations of $0.34 per share. Energizer's net cash from operating activities on a year to date basis was $124.3 million and free cash flow on a year to date basis was $135.1 million, or 14.7% of net sales. Energizer repurchased approximately 192,000 shares of common stock on a year to date basis for $8.6 million. On May 01, 2017, Energizer announced that its Board of Directors has declared a dividend for Q3 FY17 of $0.275 per share of Common Stock, payable on June 14, 2017, to all shareholders of record as of the close of business on May 22, 2017. Energizer increased its previously communicated adjusted EPS outlook for the full fiscal year 2017 to $2.75 to $2.85. 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News Article | May 29, 2017
Site: www.prnewswire.com

NEW YORK, May 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Breast Pumps in Thousand Units by the following Product Segments: Non-Powered Breast Pumps, and Powered Breast Pumps. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2015 through 2022. Also, a six-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. Read the full report: http://www.reportlinker.com/p04910448/Global-Breast-Pumps-Medical-Equipment-Supplies.html Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs. The report profiles 30 companies including many key and niche players such as - Ameda Breastfeeding Solutions - Bailey Medical Engineering - Energizer Holdings, Inc. - Handi-Craft Company Read the full report: http://www.reportlinker.com/p04910448/Global-Breast-Pumps-Medical-Equipment-Supplies.html I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations Disclaimers Data Interpretation & Reporting Level Quantitative Techniques & Analytics Product Definitions and Scope of Study Non-Powered Breast Pumps Powered Breast Pumps II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 1. NDUSTRY OVERVIEW Breast Pumps: Aiding the Unequalled, Basic, Ideal, Life-Giving Function of Mothers Governmental Support and Favorable Policies Drive Steady Market Adoption Global Market Outlook Traditional Revenue Contributors Lose Growth Momentum to Asian Super Powers Table 1: Global New Births (in Millions) per Annum by Geographic Region (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Table 2: Global Breast Pumps Market - Geographic Regions Ranked by CAGR (Volume Sales) for 2015-2022: Asia-Pacific, Rest of World, United States, Canada, Europe, and Japan (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Competition Leading Breast Pump Companies/Brands: Brief Company Description and Key Products Offered Important Factors to Consider while Choosing an Ideal Breast Pump Provision of Information Will Be Key for Gaining Consumer Acceptance Start-Ups Take Up Innovative Initiatives to Re-Design Breast Pumps Innovative Breast Pump Models of Leading as well as Startup Companies Breast Pump Rentals Gain Momentum Noteworthy Breast Pump Models Worldwide Medela Pump in Style: Ideal Breast Pump Options for Working Mothers Significant Features Possible Limitations Potential Users of Medela Pump in Style Spectra S1: Ideal Breast Pump for Mothers with Twins Significant Features Possible Limitations Potential Users of Spectra 1 Breast Pump BelleMa Melon Breast Pump: Ideal Breast Pump for Sporadic Use Significant Features Possible Limitations Potential Users of BelleMa Melon Breast Pump Medela Swing Philips AVENT Double Electric Comfort Breast Pump Spectra Baby Double/Single Breast Pump Lansinoh Smartpump Double Electric Breast Pump The First Years Double Breast Pump 2. MARKET TRENDS, ISSUES & DRIVERS The Pivotal Role of Breast Milk in Building Infant Immunity and Health Issues Related to Infant Formulas: The Fundamental Growth Driver Breast Pumps: Indispensable Tool for Preterm Born Babies Uniqueness of Mother's Milk due to Exclusivity of Components Present Breast Milk: The 'Gold' Standard for Nutrition of Infants Breast Milk: Advantages and Disadvantages Can Formula Milk Replace Breast Milk? A Billion Dollar Question Toxic Ingredients and other Contaminants in Infant Formulas Known Contaminants Found in Infant Formula Aluminum Silicon GE Products MSG Phytoestrogen Health Problems Due to Bottle Feeding Irrespective of Formula Used Despite Decline in Global Birth Rates, Breast Pump Innovations & Advancements Drive Healthy Market Growth Table 3: Global Birth Rates: Number of Births (per '000 Population) for the Years 1990, 1995, 2000, 2005, 2010, and 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Willow, A Smart Breast Pump that can be Worn Discreetly Babyation - An Innovative Breast Pump A Smart, Electric Breast Pump Developed by Lansinoh Horigen 3D Breast Pumps Evenflo Feeding Deluxe Advanced Double Electric Breast Pump Ameda Purely Yours MIT Researchers Organize Hackathon for Better Breast Pump Designs Nipple Mimicking Breastfeeding: An Important Innovation by Medela Haakaa Silicone Breast Pump Rising Working Women Population Benefit Market Expansion Table 4: Top 10 Countries Worldwide with the Highest Proportion of Working Women in the Nation's Women Population (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Growing Awareness about Benefits of Breastfeeding Bodes Well for the Market Favorable Demographic and Economic Trends Strengthens Market Prospects Ballooning Global Population Table 5: Global Infant (0-4 Years) Population (in Millions) by Geographic Region: 2000, 2006, 2012, and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Table 6: World Population by Geographic Region (2000, 2010, 2015, 2020, 2030, 2040, and 2050) (in Millions) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Shrinking Family Size Lead to Higher Discretionary Spending India & China: Important Potential Future Markets Table 7: Ten Largest Populated Countries Worldwide (July 2015): Total Population (in Millions) by Age Group 0-14 Years, 15-59 Years, 60+ Years for China, India, USA, Indonesia, Brazil, Pakistan, Nigeria, Bangladesh, Russia and Mexico (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Table 8: Ten Largest Populated Countries Worldwide (July 2015): Percentage Population by Age Group 0-14 Years, 15-59 Years, 60+ Years for China, India, USA, Indonesia, Brazil, Pakistan, Nigeria, Bangladesh, Russia and Mexico (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) BPA-Free Breast Pumps Becomes Norm of the Day Threat of Substitutes: A Key Cause of Concern Unethical Marketing Promotions: A Major Threat for Breast Pumps Market 3. PRODUCT OVERVIEW What is a Breast Pump? Working of a Breast Pump Types of Breast Pumps Manual Breast Pumps Intrinsic Advantages of Manual Breast Pumps One Hand Breast Pump Cylinder Hand Breast Pump Foot-Powered Breast Pumps Powered Breast Pumps Battery Powered Breast Pumps Electric Pumps Application and Type of Breast Pump as Per Requirement Types of Electric Breast Pumps Hospital-Grade Breast Pumps Personal-Use Breast Pumps Hands-Free Pumps Table-Top Electric Breast Pumps Buying Breast Pumps: Main Features to Lookout For Cycles and Suction Settings Single versus Simultaneous Pumping Portability and Availability of Spare Parts Key Factors Impacting Breast Pump Purchase Ranking of Factors Affecting Purchase Decision Relevant Issues Related to Breast Feeding Cleaning of Breast Pumps Pre-owned Breast Pumps Breast Pumps Aid Breast Milk Donation Programs 4. PRODUCT INNOVATIONS/INTRODUCTIONS Willow Launches Wireless Breast Pump Naya Health Launches 'Smart' Breast Pump Medela Launches Sonata, First Smart Breast Pump Bellema Launches Four Premium Breastfeeding Pump Models Lansinoh Introduces Range of High Quality Manual and Electric Breast Pumps Lansinoh Unveils Lansinoh® Smartpump™ 5. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY Medical Australia Inks a Contract with ABA Naya Health Invests for Production of Advanced Breast Pumps Lansinoh Builds a Novel R&D and Manufacturing Plant 6. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS Ameda Breastfeeding Solutions (USA) Bailey Medical Engineering (USA) Energizer Holdings, Inc. (USA) Handi-Craft Company (USA) Hygeia Medical Group (USA) Linco Baby Merchandise Work's Co. (Taiwan) NUK® USA (USA) Medela (Switzerland & USA) Philips Avent (UK) Pigeon Corp. (Japan) Lansinoh Laboratories, Inc. (USA) TOMY Company Ltd. (Japan) Whittlestone, Inc. (USA) 7. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE Table 9: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Breast Pumps by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2015 through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Table 10: World Historic Review for Breast Pumps by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2009 through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Table 11: World 14-Year Perspective for Breast Pumps by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of World Markets for Years 2009, 2017 & 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) World Market for Breast Pumps by Product Segment Table 12: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Non-Powered Breast Pumps by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2015 through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Table 13: World Historic Review for Non-Powered Breast Pumps by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2009 through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Table 14: World 14-Year Perspective for Non-Powered Breast Pumps by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of World Markets for Years 2009, 2017 & 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Table 15: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Powered Breast Pumps by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2015 through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Table 16: World Historic Review for Powered Breast Pumps by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2009 through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Table 17: World 14-Year Perspective for Powered Breast Pumps by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of World Markets for Years 2009, 2017 & 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III. MARKET 1. THE UNITED STATES A.Market Analysis Growing Awareness and Advanced Models Sustain Market Growth despite Declining Birth Rates Table 18: Birth Rates in the US: Breakdown of Number of Births (per '000 Population) for the Years 1990, 1995, 2000, 2005, 2010, and 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Table 19: BreastFeeding Rates in the US (2015): Breakdown of Exclusive Breastfeeding at 3 and 6 Months by State Favorable Breastfeeding Policies to Boost Market Growth Obamacare Repeal Puts Provision for Breast Pumps in Question Regulations Governing the Breast Pump Industry in the US Competition: Lansinoh Dominates the US Breastfeeding Products Market Table 20: US Breastfeeding Products Market (2016): Percentage Market Share of Lansinoh Laboratories' Products in the US Market by Segment (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Product Innovations/Introductions Strategic Corporate Development Key Players B.Market Analytics Table 21: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Breast Pumps by Product Segment - Non-Powered Breast Pumps and Powered Breast Pumps Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2015 through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Table 22: US Historic Review for Breast Pumps by Product Segment - Non-Powered Breast Pumps and Powered Breast Pumps Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2009 through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Table 23: US 14-Year Perspective for Breast Pumps by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Non-Powered Breast Pumps and Powered Breast Pumps Markets for Years 2009, 2017 & 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 2. CANADA Market Analysis Table 24: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Breast Pumps by Product Segment - Non-Powered Breast Pumps and Powered Breast Pumps Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2015 through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Table 25: Canadian Historic Review for Breast Pumps by Product Segment - Non-Powered Breast Pumps and Powered Breast Pumps Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2009 through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Table 26: Canadian 14-Year Perspective for Breast Pumps by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Non-Powered Breast Pumps and Powered Breast Pumps Markets for Years 2009, 2017 & 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 3. JAPAN A.Market Analysis Declining Birth Rates: A Major Cause for the Sluggish Market Growth Table 27: Birth Rates in Japan: Breakdown of Number of Births (per '000 Population) for the Years 1990, 1995, 2000, 2005, 2010, and 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Market Influenced by Steady Rise in Working Women Japan: Pigeon is a Leading Player Table 28: Japan Breastfeeding Products Market (2016E): Percentage Market Share of Pigeon by Segment (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Key Players B.Market Analytics Table 29: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Breast Pumps by Product Segment - Non-Powered Breast Pumps and Powered Breast Pumps Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2015 through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Table 30: Japanese Historic Review for Breast Pumps by Product Segment - Non-Powered Breast Pumps and Powered Breast Pumps Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2009 through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Table 31: Japanese 14-Year Perspective for Breast Pumps by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Non-Powered Breast Pumps and Powered Breast Pumps Markets for Years 2009, 2017 & 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 4. EUROPE A.Market Analysis Impact of Declining Birth Rate B.Market Analytics Table 32: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Breast Pumps by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2015 through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Table 33: European Historic Review for Breast Pumps by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2009 through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Table 34: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Breast Pumps by Product Segment - Non-Powered Breast Pumps and Powered Breast Pumps Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2015 through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Table 35: European Historic Review for Breast Pumps by Product Segment - Non-Powered Breast Pumps and Powered Breast Pumps Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2009 through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Table 36: European 14-Year Perspective for Breast Pumps by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2009, 2017 & 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Table 37: European 14-Year Perspective for Breast Pumps by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Non-Powered Breast Pumps and Powered Breast Pumps Markets for Years 2009, 2017 & 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 4a. FRANCE Market Analysis Table 38: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Breast Pumps by Product Segment - Non-Powered Breast Pumps and Powered Breast Pumps Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2015 through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Table 39: French Historic Review for Breast Pumps by Product Segment - Non-Powered Breast Pumps and Powered Breast Pumps Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2009 through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Table 40: French 14-Year Perspective for Breast Pumps by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Non-Powered Breast Pumps and Powered Breast Pumps Markets for Years 2009, 2017 & 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 4b. GERMANY Market Analysis Table 41: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Breast Pumps by Product Segment - Non-Powered Breast Pumps and Powered Breast Pumps Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2015 through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Table 42: German Historic Review for Breast Pumps by Product Segment - Non-Powered Breast Pumps and Powered Breast Pumps Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2009 through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Table 43: German 14-Year Perspective for Breast Pumps by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Non-Powered Breast Pumps and Powered Breast Pumps Markets for Years 2009, 2017 & 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 4c. ITALY Market Analysis Table 44: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Breast Pumps by Product Segment - Non-Powered Breast Pumps and Powered Breast Pumps Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2015 through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Table 45: Italian Historic Review for Breast Pumps by Product Segment - Non-Powered Breast Pumps and Powered Breast Pumps Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2009 through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Table 46: Italian 14-Year Perspective for Breast Pumps by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Non-Powered Breast Pumps and Powered Breast Pumps Markets for Years 2009, 2017 & 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 4d. THE UNITED KINGDOM A.Market Analysis Poor Breastfeeding Rates Provide Dismal Outlook for Breast Pumps Market Philips Avent - A Key Player B.Market Analytics Table 47: UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Breast Pumps by Product Segment - Non-Powered Breast Pumps and Powered Breast Pumps Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2015 through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Table 48: UK Historic Review for Breast Pumps by Product Segment - Non-Powered Breast Pumps and Powered Breast Pumps Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2009 through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Table 49: UK 14-Year Perspective for Breast Pumps by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Non-Powered Breast Pumps and Powered Breast Pumps Markets for Years 2009, 2017 & 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 4e. SPAIN Market Analysis Table 50: Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Breast Pumps by Product Segment - Non-Powered Breast Pumps and Powered Breast Pumps Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2015 through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Table 51: Spanish Historic Review for Breast Pumps by Product Segment - Non-Powered Breast Pumps and Powered Breast Pumps Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2009 through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Table 52: Spanish 14-Year Perspective for Breast Pumps by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Non-Powered Breast Pumps and Powered Breast Pumps Markets for Years 2009, 2017 & 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 4f. RUSSIA Market Analysis Table 53: Russian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Breast Pumps by Product Segment - Non-Powered Breast Pumps and Powered Breast Pumps Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2015 through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Table 54: Russian Historic Review for Breast Pumps by Product Segment - Non-Powered Breast Pumps and Powered Breast Pumps Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2009 through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Table 55: Russian 14-Year Perspective for Breast Pumps by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Non-Powered Breast Pumps and Powered Breast Pumps Markets for Years 2009, 2017 & 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 4g. REST OF EUROPE A.Market Analysis Strategic Corporate Development Medela - A Leading Player Worldwide B.Market Analytics Table 56: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Breast Pumps by Product Segment - Non-Powered Breast Pumps and Powered Breast Pumps Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2015 through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Table 57: Rest of Europe Historic Review for Breast Pumps by Product Segment - Non-Powered Breast Pumps and Powered Breast Pumps Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2009 through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Table 58: Rest of Europe 14-Year Perspective for Breast Pumps by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Non-Powered Breast Pumps and Powered Breast Pumps Markets for Years 2009, 2017 & 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 5. ASIA-PACIFIC A.Market Analysis Asia-Pacific: Increase in Birth Rates Drive Lucrative Market Growth Opportunities Table 59: Global New Births (in Millions) per Annum by Geographic Region (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) China & India Continue to Offer Huge Untapped Market Potential Table 60: Birth Rates in Major Countries Worldwide: Breakdown of Number of Births (per '000 Population) for 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Rising Women Workforce: A Significant Growth Factor China: A Potential Laden Market Table 61: Owning Percentage of Various Baby Feeding Products among Parents Born in the 1980s (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Medela, Philips Avent, and Pigeon: Leading Breast Pump Brands in China India: Favorable Demographics Signals Opportunities Table 62: Indian Population by Age Group (2015): Population (in Millions) and Percentage Breakdown for 0-14 Years, 15-59 Years, 60+ Years Age Group (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Table 63: Popular Breast Pumps in India Along with Their Prices: 2015 (includes7 corresponding Graph/Chart) India: An Attractive Market for Global Leader Medela Top 10 Breast Pumps in India for 2017 (Manual & Electric) Strategic Corporate Development Linco Baby Merchandise Work's Co. (Taiwan) - A Key Player B.Market Analytics Table 64: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Breast Pumps by Product Segment - Non-Powered Breast Pumps and Powered Breast Pumps Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2015 through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Table 65: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Breast Pumps by Product Segment - Non-Powered Breast Pumps and Powered Breast Pumps Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2009 through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Table 66: Asia-Pacific 14-Year Perspective for Breast Pumps by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Non-Powered Breast Pumps and Powered Breast Pumps Markets for Years 2009, 2017 & 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 6. REST OF WORLD A.Market Analysis Brazil: Achieving Significant Reduction in Infant Mortality through Breastfeeding B.Market Analytics Table 67: Rest of World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Breast Pumps by Product Segment - Non-Powered Breast Pumps and Powered Breast Pumps Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2015 through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Table 68: Rest of World Historic Review for Breast Pumps by Product Segment - Non-Powered Breast Pumps and Powered Breast Pumps Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2009 through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) Table 69: Rest of World 14-Year Perspective for Breast Pumps by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Non-Powered Breast Pumps and Powered Breast Pumps Markets for Years 2009, 2017 & 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE Total Companies Profiled: 30 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 32) The United States (17) Japan (2) Europe (9) - France (1) - Germany (3) - The United Kingdom (1) - Rest of Europe (4) Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (4) Read the full report: http://www.reportlinker.com/p04910448/Global-Breast-Pumps-Medical-Equipment-Supplies.html About Reportlinker ReportLinker is an award-winning market research solution. Reportlinker finds and organizes the latest industry data so you get all the market research you need - instantly, in one place. http://www.reportlinker.com __________________________ Contact Clare: clare@reportlinker.com US: (339)-368-6001 Intl: +1 339-368-6001 To view the original version on PR Newswire, visit:http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/global-breast-pumps---medical-equipment--supplies-300465054.html


News Article | May 8, 2017
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HandStands PROMO®, a leading supplier of the advertising specialty and technology / automotive accessory markets, has been acquired by HandStands Products Holdings, LLC –led by longtime former executives of the legacy Handstands business Rodd Steuart, Jason Fogg and Chris Anderson— from Energizer Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ENR). Founded in 1983, and headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah, HandStands PROMO was among the first U.S. companies to offer a retail-packaged mouse pad; and, since that time, has established itself as a thought leader in the technology and automotive accessory and advertising specialty markets. Through a powerful combination of deep end-user insights, and market-leading innovation, HandStands PROMO has enjoyed a decades-long track record of top line growth, and has become a partner of choice for retailers and advertising specialty distributors. Rodd Steuart, who previously served as CFO and COO of the legacy Handstands business, prior to the company’s July, 2016 sale to Energizer, will serve as CEO. Steuart stated: “This is an exciting day for a great company, its customers and partners. HandStands PROMO has been an innovator and trend setter in its categories for 34 years, and is poised to build upon this legacy for decades to come. I have spent the last 9 years working with this dedicated and capable team, and am now honored to join it, once again, as we chart our future course of growth and opportunity.” Chris Anderson, longtime former CEO of the legacy Handstands’ business, prior to the 2016 Energizer transaction, will serve as Executive Chairman of the Board. Anderson stated: “This is truly a homecoming… I was privileged to play a part in the company’s phenomenal growth story for nearly 15 years, leading up to the successful Energizer transaction in 2016. I am thrilled for the opportunity to, once again, work with some of the most talented individuals in the industry to delight our end users and consumers, and create enduring win-win relationships with our customers and suppliers.” Jason Fogg will continue in his role as General Manager of HandStands PROMO. Fogg Stated: “I am thrilled to have Rodd and Chris join our team. Their experience and expertise, as well as their passion for HandStands, will enable us to deliver even more unique designs, quality products and exceptional experiences to our valued customers. I am very excited about the future of our business for both our employees and our customers.” HandStands PROMO is a globally recognized leader in the advertising specialty and technology and automotive accessory markets. With more than 30 (our list of assigned patents is 25 issued and 6 pending) issued and pending patents (including the iconic Sticky Pad®), HandStands PROMO has a heritage of market-changing innovation extending back over thirty years. As a leading advertising specialty supplier, its products have been trusted by major corporations and institutions throughout the world. And, as a dynamic manufacturer of retail-packaged technology and automotive accessories, HandStands PROMO products can be found in Mass, Office Superstore, Electronics, Automotive, Food and Drug, and Convenience Store retailers around the globe. Visit http://www.handstandspromo.com for more details.


News Article | June 8, 2017
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"We are pleased that Tim has agreed to assume the interim CFO position and I look forward to working closely with him as he takes on these expanded responsibilities," said Alan Hoskins, Chief Executive Officer. "Tim brings significant financial expertise and public company experience to this position. His comprehensive understanding of our business makes him the ideal person to manage this transition." "I am excited to take on the interim CFO position," said Mr. Gorman. "Energizer is well-positioned and has produced strong financial results as evidenced by our recent second quarter earnings and increased fiscal year guidance. I look forward to working with senior management and the team to continue this momentum and execute on the strategic priorities that have created significant value for shareholders." Mr. Hoskins continued, "On behalf of the entire Board of Directors, I want to thank Brian for his significant contributions to Energizer. Most notably, Brian played a key leadership role during the company's separation into two publicly-traded companies. We wish him the best in his future endeavors." "I want to thank everyone at Energizer I have worked with over the last 10 years," said Mr. Hamm. "I have enjoyed serving as CFO and I am proud of the tremendous progress we have made in building a strong finance organization. I look forward to watching the company's continued success as I move into the next chapter of my career." Energizer is reaffirming its previously announced adjusted EPS outlook for the fiscal year 2017 of $2.75 to $2.85. About Timothy W. Gorman: Mr. Gorman has served as Vice President and Controller, Chief Accounting Officer of Energizer since September 2014. Prior to that, he served as Senior Vice President & Controller of PepsiAmericas, Inc. After his tenure at PepsiAmericas, Inc., Mr. Gorman served as an independent financial consultant. During his tenure at PepsiAmericas, Inc. (previously known as Whitman Corporation), Mr. Gorman served in a number of finance roles of increasing responsibility, including Vice President, Planning and Reporting and Assistant Controller. About Energizer Holdings, Inc.: Energizer Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ENR), headquartered in St. Louis, MO, is one of the world's largest manufacturers of primary batteries and portable lighting products and is anchored by its two globally recognized brands Energizer® and Eveready®. Energizer is also a leading designer and marketer of automotive fragrance and appearance products from recognized brands such as Refresh Your Car!®, California Scents®, Driven®, Bahama & Co.®, LEXOL® and Eagle One®. As a global branded distributor of consumer products, our mission is to lead the charge to deliver value to our customers and consumers better than anyone else. Visit www.energizerholdings.com for more details. Forward Looking Statements This document contains both historical and forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements are not based on historical facts but instead reflect our expectations, estimates or projections concerning future results or events, including, without limitation, the company's EPS outlook for its 2017 fiscal year. These statements generally can be identified by the use of forward-looking words or phrases such as "will," "outlook," "execute" or other similar words or phrases. These statements are not guarantees of performance and are inherently subject to known and unknown risks, uncertainties and assumptions that are difficult to predict and could cause our actual results to differ materially from those indicated by those statements. We cannot assure you that any of our expectations, outlook or projections will be achieved. The forward-looking statements included in this document are only made as of the date of this document and we disclaim any obligation to publicly update any forward-looking statement to reflect subsequent events or circumstances. Numerous factors could cause our actual results and events to differ materially from those expressed or implied by our forward-looking statements, including, without limitation: In addition, other risks and uncertainties not presently known to us or that we consider immaterial could affect the accuracy of any such forward-looking statements. The list of factors above is illustrative, but by no means exhaustive. All forward-looking statements should be evaluated with the understanding of their inherent uncertainty. Additional risks and uncertainties include those detailed from time to time in our publicly filed documents, including those described under the heading "Risk Factors" in our Form 10-K filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on November 15, 2016. To view the original version on PR Newswire, visit:http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/energizer-holdings-inc-appoints-timothy-gorman-interim-chief-financial-officer-300470849.html


Patent
Energizer Holdings | Date: 2016-07-22

An air freshener is configured to be carried by a power outlet of an automobile. The air freshener includes a scent capsule disposed in a housing. A heat source is disposed in the housing adjacent and opposing a permeable membrane of the scent capsule. The heat source is configured to heat the fragrant material in the scent capsule and accelerate permeation of the fragrant material through the permeable membrane of the sent capsule. A hatch is pivotally coupled to the housing and substantially contained within a hatch cavity with an outer surface that is substantially flush with an exterior of the housing in a closed position, The hatch can include a capsule cavity therein. carrying the scent capsule, and facing an interior of the housing in the closed position.


Patent
Energizer Holdings | Date: 2014-11-07

A blade dispenser is provided that includes a housing, a carrier, and a blade eject assembly. The housing defines a carrier cavity having an open end, and includes a blade loading mechanism. The carrier is operable to hold a plurality of blades. The carrier is selectively disposable within the carrier cavity of the housing. The blade eject assembly includes a button biased in a normal position relative to a base. The button is operable to be moved relative to the base and engage a blade disposed within the carrier, and to move the blade to a position where at least a part of the blade is disposed outside the housing.

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