National sporting and outdoor goods chain signs agreement to carry revolutionary new consumer satellite personal safety device in all Bass Pro retail locations across the U.S.
MILPITAS, CA (December 3, 2007) – SPOT Inc. today announced that Bass Pro Shops, a privately held, national sporting and outdoor goods store, has signed an agreement to carry the new SPOT Satellite Messenger in all of its national retail locations and catalogs, and online at www.basspro.com.
A revolutionary product designed to raise the safety factor for hundreds of millions of people around the world, particularly the outdoor enthusiast; SPOT provides users with a vital line of communication to friends, family, and emergency services, independent of cellular coverage.
“We’re excited to work with Bass Pro Shops not only because they are a leading retailer for products designed for the extreme sportsman and outdoor enthusiast, but also because selling SPOT at their stores can help ensure the safety of so many customers,” said Jim Shriver, National Sales Director for SPOT Inc.
SPOT enables users, based on varying levels of need, to send messages to friends, family, or emergency responders, and to visually track the location of the SPOT satellite messenger: