TESSCO Technologies Signs Deal with GEAR4 as Exclusive U.S. Distributor

GEAR4’s range of D3O® ‘Trusted Protection’ cases will be available to
TESSCO customers in the U.S.

HUNT VALLEY, Md.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–TESSCO Technologies (NASDAQ: TESS), a value-added distributor and
solutions provider for the wireless industry, today announced the
company will become the exclusive US distributor for GEAR4, the UK’s
best selling impact protection case brand.

GEAR4’s ‘Trusted Protection’ range of cases for smart devices features
D3O® technology, the world’s most advanced impact protection material.
D3O® is a non-Newtonian material, which means that on impact the freely
flowing molecules lock together to absorb energy. This smart material is
trusted by the military, motorcyclists, and sports professionals.
GEAR4’s application of this leading technology in mobile accessories
allows it to create slim, stylish cases to suit any taste without
comprising on protection.

“GEAR4 offers market leading expertise in the protective case market and
we are very excited to be distributing its full product offer in the
US,” said TESSCO VP of Mobility Liz Robinson. “The style and quality of
GEAR4’s product offer will have huge appeal in the United States and
will be a great addition to the portfolio of products available to our

“As an industry leader, TESSCO offers the best distribution partnership
for GEAR4 in the US,” GEAR4 General Manager Tim Smart said. “The
partnership allows us to build our global brand and extend the reach of
the GEAR4 offering.”

About TESSCO Technologies

TESSCO Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: TESS) is a value-added technology
distributor, manufacturer, and solutions provider. TESSCO was founded
more than 30 years ago with a commitment to deliver industry-leading
products, knowledge, solutions, and customer service and supports
customers in the public and private sector. TESSCO supplies more than
50,000 products from 400 of the industry’s top manufacturers in mobile
communications, Wi-Fi, Internet of Things, and wireless backhaul. As
Your Total Source®, TESSCO is a single source for outstanding customer
experience, expert knowledge, and complete end-to-end solutions for the
wireless industry.

About GEAR4

Founded in 2006, GEAR4 is the Number One impact protection case brand in
the UK. In 2015, GEAR4 partnered with D3O to create world leading impact
protection products for consumer electronics.

Ten years old and established in over 40 countries, GEAR4 has a proven
track record of creating world leading products that have satisfied
millions of consumers worldwide.

Working to the impeccable standards of British engineering and
innovation, GEAR4 pride themselves on constantly delivering unique,
well-designed products that protect your most precious devices.



TESSCO Technologies
Jerry Moyer
Marketing Director