Apricoat is a Kickstarter mission which has raised over $1.7M for its revolutionary journey jacket

Covington, LA (October 6, 2017)SPOT LLC, an entirely owned subsidiary of Globalstar, Inc. (NYSE American: GSAT) and a frontrunner in satellite tv for pc messaging and emergency notification applied sciences, has fashioned a partnership with Apricoat – a zero-compromise jacket for adventurers, with revolutionary options together with 16 pockets, inflatable hood pillow, and built-in sleeve gloves – to supply a particular provide on a SPOT Gen3® GPS monitoring and messenger system.

Apricoat is a crowd funded operation developed by a workforce of worldwide explorers who banded collectively to make an journey coat appropriate for exploring something from the rainforest to an city jungle.

“We’re enthusiastic about working with Apricoat to supply its backer base with our award successful SPOT Gen3 system,” stated Jake Rembert Vice President of US Gross sales at SPOT. “SPOT merchandise are an ideal match for adventurers and might present peace of thoughts for his or her household and mates. The flexibility to alert search and rescue with the push of a button is essential to the security off all adventurers on or off the grid.”

“We have been amazed watching Apricoat attain its funding aim in Kickstarter of $50,000 in lower than 48 hours, and to see it elevate over $1.7 M from greater than 11,000 backers in lower than 2 months,” stated Asaf Ashkenazi, Globalstar distributor. “We’re wanting ahead to getting our SPOT Gen3 system within the fingers of lots of of Apricoat backers.”

“As founders of Apricoat and longtime SPOT customers, we’re excited to see these two highly effective manufacturers becoming a member of forces. This can be a nice partnership that mixes the invaluable providers and adventurer advantages of each teams to enhance security and safety for all. That’s a successful mixture,” stated Alon Partuk of Apricoat. “We rely closely on our SPOT Gen3s for security and suggest that each one adventurers carry one.”

“It’s our aim to supply the backers of Apricoat with entry to the most effective merchandise, content material and equipment out there,” stated Shay Leibovich CEO of Apricoat. “We’re positive that the backers are excited concerning the addition of SPOT and we’re wanting ahead to preserving our adventurers safer and higher protected with the SPOT Gen3 gadgets.”

  • SPOT Gen3 is a rugged and reasonably priced GPS monitoring system offering satellite tv for pc messaging, emergency alerts, prolonged battery life, with an excessive GPS monitoring replace of two ½ minute intervals.

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SPOT LLC, a subsidiary of Globalstar, Inc., gives reasonably priced satellite tv for pc communication and monitoring gadgets for leisure use. SPOT International Cellphone makes use of the Globalstar community to transmit two-way voice and knowledge communications. SPOT messaging gadgets use each the GPS satellite tv for pc community and the Globalstar community to transmit textual content messages and GPS coordinates. Since 2007, SPOT has offered peace of thoughts by permitting clients to stay in touch utterly impartial of mobile protection, having initiated over 5,000 rescues worldwide. For extra info, go to FindMeSPOT.com.

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