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Exide’s Portuguese Factory Goes Live With Solar Installation

Exide now has a combined capacity of 4.5 MWp in Portugal, reducing carbon emissions by more than 20% across two plants.

Exide EMEA And Asia-Pacific Now A Standalone Company

The company employs more than 5,000 staff members across Europe.

Exide Launches Battery-Testing App

The app is designed for smartphones, but it works on any device with a web browser.

Exide To Present Latest Tech At Middle East Energy Dubai 2020

Exide will present a selection of its products at the upcoming Middle East Energy conference taking place March 3-5.

Exide To Supply Battery For JCB Electric Teletruks

Exide also will provide exclusive service and support across Europe.

Exide Announces Major Solar Partnership In Spain

The installation will enable Exide to draw much of its power from renewable sources at the site, leading to large reductions in CO2 emissions.

Exide Technologies Promotes Lou Martinez To Executive Vice President And CFO

Martinez (pictured) succeeds Tony Genito, who is retiring from Exide.

Battery Systems Inc. Acquires Exide’s Branch Network Business

The deal makes BSI the exclusive distributor of Exide-branded transportation batteries for the aftermarket in the United States, Canada and the Caribbean.

Exide Technologies Promotes Stefan Stübing To Executive Vice President And President, EMEA

Stübing will report to Tim Vargo, president and CEO, and will lead Exide Technologies in the EMEA region from the company’s European headquarters in Gennevilliers, France.

Exide Technologies Names Brian Woodworth Senior Vice President And Chief Information Officer

Woodworth has more than 20 years of experience leading technology teams in the automotive retail and distribution industries. During his career he has held CIO and IT leadership roles at Phillips Pet Food & Supplies Inc., Fred’s Inc., TruckPro, CSK Auto and Murray’s Discount Auto Stores.

Former AutoZone President Tim Vargo Named President And CEO Of Exide Technologies

Vargo succeeds Vic Koelsch, who is stepping down as president and CEO. Koelsch will remain an adviser to the CEO through Dec. 31. Vargo will remain a member of the Exide Technologies board of directors.

Exide Battery-Testing Initiative Earns Distinction In Polish Marketing Competition

The Golden Arrow competition, organized by the Polish Marketing Association and VFP Communications, assesses the strategy, creativity, efficiency and freshness of marketing activity. “Centra Mocy” completed for Exide by the Polish marketing agency Just, gained its distinction in the category of Shopper Marketing.