Zunicom, Inc., has two subsidiaries including Univeral Power Group and AlphaNet. Univeral Power Group recently had an IPO and is now trading on the AMEX under the symbol UPG. Zunicom sold 1M shares of UPG stock in the IPO and UPG sold 2M shares. Consequently, there are 5M shares outstanding and ZNCM owns 2M or 40%. Zunicom owns 100% of the AlphaNet subsidiary.
ZNCM Web site: http://www.zunicom.com
Universal Power Group, Inc. engages in the distribution and supply of portable power and related synergistic products; and provision of third-party logistics services in the United States. It distributes various products, including batteries, battery chargers, and related accessories; portable battery-powered products, such as jump starters and 12-volt power accessories; security system components, such as alarm panels, perimeter access controls, horns, sirens, speakers, transformers, cabling, and other components; and electro-magnetic devices, capacitors, relays, and passive electronic components. The company’s third-party logistics services include inventory sourcing, procurement, warehousing, distribution, and fulfillment. Universal Power Group also provides value-added services, including custom battery pack assembly, custom kitting and packing, private labeling, component design and engineering, graphic design, used battery pick-up and disposal, and sales and marketing. In addition, the company sources and distributes batteries and portable power products under various manufacturers’ and private labels, as well as under its own brands. Its products are used in various industries, including automotive, marine, recreational vehicles, medical devices and instrumentation, consumer goods, electronics and appliances, marine and medical applications, computer and computer-related products, office and home office equipment, security and surveillance equipment, and telecommunications equipment and other portable communication devices. Universal Power Group distributes its products to original equipment manufacturers, distributors, and retailers. The company was founded in 1968 as Computer Components Corporation and changed its name to Universal Battery Corporation in January 2003. Subsequently, it changed its name to Universal Power Group, Inc. in May 2003. The company is headquartered in Carrollton, Texas. Universal Power Group, Inc. is a subsidiary of Zunicom, Inc.
UPG Prospectus: http://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/1372000/000093041306008820/c44128.htm
UPG Web Site: http://www.upgi.com
AlphaNet is a leading provider of business communication, productivity, connectivity and wireless services to the hospitality industry. With over a decade of experience serving the hotel industry, and with tens of thousands of installed rooms, AlphaNet has the resources to provide an unmatched level of service and support.
Web Site: http://www.alphanet.net