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A Decade of Milestones 2005-2015

  • 2004 ♦ Designed and tooled our first group of battery packs for handheld scanners
  • 2005 ♦ Incorporated in the State of Iowa
  • 2005 ♦ Won first service contract with one of nation’s largest department store
  • 2005 ♦ Became member of RBRC battery recycling program
  • 2006 ♦ Secured first battery contract for one of nation’s largest department stores
  • 2006 ♦ Product catalog comprised of 79 batteries for makes and models of wireless devices from 17 different OEM’s
  • 2006 ♦ NCR co-branding agreement to resell our battery products in North America & Europe
  • 2007 ♦ Designed and launched aftermarket headsets and accessories for Vocollect terminals (T2 / T2X / T5)
  • 2007 ♦ Began servicing Telxon, Symbol, and Vocollect equipment from our Minneapolis facility
  • 2007 ♦ Opened our second depot repair center in Clear Lake, IA
  • 2008 ♦ Won our first Vocollect service contract with one of Vocollect’s largest customers
  • 2009 ♦ In house design of all our parts to service Vocollect equipment
  • 2009 ♦ Fifth consecutive years of double digit growth
  • 2011 ♦ Secured Vocollect service contracts for 2 out of the top 3 Vocollect users in the world
  • 2011 ♦ Created vision to offer next generation voice solution using industry standard hardware and software leveraging from software customers already have
  • 2011 ♦ Opened Pennsylvania depot repair center
  • 2011 ♦ Opened Chicago distribution facility
  • 2013 ♦ Achieved 8.4 million battery packs sold
  • 2014 ♦ Became authorized resellers of Wavelink and Motorola (now Zebra Technologies)
  • 2015 ♦ Moved into new corporate headquarters in Clear Lake, IA
  • 2015 ♦ Celebrating 10 years in business
  • 2015 ♦ 12.3M batteries sold since 2004
  • 2015 ♦ Completed patents on new universal charging platform

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CEO Message

We asked our customers why they did business with Southwick.  The answers were the same: “Southwick did what they said they would do so we rewarded them with more and more business until they had it all”.  We have built our business and reputation in serving each and every customer this way to ensure our solutions do what we say.  Thank you for the opportunity.

 - Doug Southwick, CEO & Founder