Responding to the overwhelming consumer demand for a greater variety of styles in its over-the-ear headphone product line, Marc Ecko today announced the immediate market introduction of an expanded line of *UNLTD.SOUND headphones, as well as two new Bluetooth speakers and several additions to the *UNLTD.ESSENTIALS line of products that are distributed worldwide exclusively by MIZCO International (www.mizco.com).
“Each and every consumer has different standards for his or her gadgets. It’s important to offer a variety of products that can meet each person’s individual needs and taste,” said Steve Kops, Executive Vice President of Sales for the Ecko UNLTD. line at MIZCO. “Our products have always stood out in terms of fashion and performance, and as someone who relies so heavily on their own personal gear, I know how essential it is to offer a line of products that is as design-forward as it is performance based. The *ecko unltd. line of products truly stands at the forefront of both fashion and function.”
A new addition to the UNLTD.SOUND line, The EXHIBIT Series of art-infused over-the-ear headphones features the unique designs of some of today’s top street artists from all around the world. They are available in five designs, based on the colors green, blue, red, grey and graffiti white. At an MSRP of $39.99 headphones feature 40mm drivers for outstanding audio clarity, a frequency range of 20Hz-20kHz, 100mW max input power, and a 1.2m cable.
According to Kops, “Marc started the new Exhibit Artists Series to highlight the top creative talents from around the world in new consumer areas including clothing, footwear, wrist watches, iPhone cases and of course headphones. The Exhibit Series of headphones represents the most influential new artists and gives every person a chance to express themselves while they enjoy incredible sound quality.”
The EXHIBIT Series Slim Fit Cases for iPhone 4/4S also feature designs inspired by the world’s top creative talent. They are lightweight, durable and feature high protection covers, as well as a rubber finish for a premium feel. The EXHIBIT Slim Fit Cases, available for $19.99, are designed with a play-through feature to enable full access to all buttons and ports.
In addition to traditional wired headphones, the *UNLTD.SOUND line has expanded to include The LINK, a set of Bluetooth over-the-ear headphones thatcan be synced to your iPhone, mobile device, tablet or MP3 player. The LINK, available in black and white, is also equipped with a noise-canceling microphone, controls for music playback and phone calls, and is foldable for easy storage and travel. The LINK has an MSRP of $109.99, and specifications include Bluetooth 2.1, built in 190mAh Li-ion rechargeable battery, 33ft range from Bluetooth source, standby time of 100 hours, talk time of 8 hours and an audio playtime of 6 hours.
Announced prior to this year’s CES, and recognized by the International CES Innovations Design and Engineering Showcase, the *ecko unltd. SPRAY, was officially debuted to the market. The Bluetooth speaker comes in the form of a spray paint can, paying homage to Ecko’s roots, and includes an AC adapter to charge the Li-ion battery, as well as a input cable for non-Bluetooth devices. The SPRAY, at an MSRP of $159.99, also features a 3.5mm audio jack, two 45mm bass radiators, two 40mm drivers, 4ohm, Rated power 3w, 50-20kHZ, SPL 83dB, with Neodymium high-energy magnets.
Also available is the BLAST, a portable Bluetooth speaker that features function control, a microphone that can be used a speaker for your Smartphone, and a rechargeable lithium battery. At an MSRP of $59.99, the BLAST is available in white, red and black.
The *UNLTD.ESSENTIALS line has expanded to feature iPAD-2 FOLIO cases made of durable canvas carrying cases designed for the Apple iPad 2. The cases are available in two “finishes” including a shiny, glossy finish and a durable, matte finish. Both versions of the case feature a secure magnetic cover with an auto sleep and wake feature, as well as a soft nanofiber lining for scratch resistance. The iPAD-2 FOLIO, available for $39.99, also sports a dual face-time and keyboard stand, full access to all ports and connections, and an inside organizer for papers and business cards.
About Marc Ecko Enterprises
Marc Ecko Enterprises is a full-scale global fashion and lifestyle company with reported sales of over $1.5 billion in 2009 and approximately 1,000 employees worldwide. Over the past 17 years, the group of companies that comprise Marc Ecko Enterprises (MEE) has grown to include: *Ecko unltd., the largest young men’s brand in better department stores today; Eckored, a young women’s brand both identified by the ‘World Famous Rhino’ logo; Marc Ecko Cut & Sew, a contemporary menswear line; Zoo York, the first and largest east coast action sport brand; Marc Ecko Entertainment, an interactive entertainment and videogame unit; and Complex Media LLC, a publishing and new media division.
About Mizco International
Headquartered in Avenel, New Jersey, Mizco International (www.mizco.com) is one of the world's fastest growing suppliers of mobile phone headsets and accessories, as well as imaging and iPhone power solutions. Founded in 1990, Mizco markets products under the Cellular Innovations, DIGIPOWER, iEssentials and Travelocity brands. The company currently offers more than 1,000 products through a global dealer network. For more information on Mizco and its product offerings call 1.800.266.4026 or visit www.mizco.com.