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Here you can find compilations of our press releases, news about VARTA Consumer Batteries and our products. If you want to be up-to-date with VARTA sign up in our press mailing list. Please contact our press department if you have any further questions.
Maya The Bee Night Light
The buzz is growing around the world – Maya The Bee is the star of VARTA’s new lights for kids
She is small with black and yellow stripes, and has inspired generations of children for decades – who else could it be but Maya The Bee? Just in time for the launch of the second season of the 3D animated series, VARTA Consumer Batteries is presenting a new range of lights, bringing the quick-thinking bee and her friends directly from the blooming poppy meadow to kids’ rooms. Whether it’s with Maya The Bee flashlights, the night light or wall light – great adventures, happy voyages of discovery and dreams as sweet as honey are guaranteed, with no limits to children’s imaginations. The new lights will be available from September (Maya The Bee Flashlight and Maya The Bee Night Light) and October (Maya The Bee Wall Light) 2017.
VARTA my Power Bank!
The my Power Bank! from VARTA: mobile energy transformed into a work of art
Personalization is the most consistent consumer trend of the 21st century. Consumers are expressing their creativity in the design of cars, shoes and other everyday objects. Now VARTA Consumer’s my Power Bank! offers a power bank that people can personalize. Thanks to its white surface and the included permanent marker and three stencils, this practical portable charger is also a tiny canvas. my Power Bank! will be available in stores starting in September 2017.
Minions Kids Lights
Despicable? Anything but! The Minions are back and they’ve brought along the new VARTA Minions kids lights!
Genuine Minions fans enthusiastically shout “BANANAAA!” when they see the expanded Minions range from VARTA Consumer Batteries. Because now, thanks to the Minions Head Light and the Minions Lantern, these popular yellow heroes join little and big adventurers on every voyage of discovery. Starting June 30th, the banana-crazy Minions will be making a comeback in movie theaters with their latest film “Despicable Me 3”. To accompany the new movie, the Minions Head Light goes on sale in June 2017 and the Minions Lantern will be available starting in July 2017.
LED Outdoor Sports Comfort Lantern
The new LED Outdoor Sports Comfort Lantern 3D – more camping fun, less insects
The outdoor season is about to begin, and many families and outdoor enthusiasts will again choose camping in the great outdoors over a traditional hotel vacation this year. Statistics show that camping has become increasingly popular in recent years(1). The energy expert VARTA Consumer Batteries has launched a practical and innovative product in time for the camping season: the LED Outdoor Sports Comfort Lantern 3D. Thanks to its amber light, it attracts 60% less insects than conventional outdoor lanterns(2). The LED Outdoor Sports Comfort Lantern 3D is available as of now.
LED Outdoor Sports Flashlights
The new VARTA LED Outdoor Sports Flashlights even light up without power, thanks to their Angel Eye
In time for the start of the outdoor season, VARTA Consumer Batteries has expanded its Outdoor Sports range with light, colorful and robust flashlights in three different sizes. Their photoluminescent Angel Eye glow-in-the dark ring is particularly practical, making the flashlights easy to find in low light conditions. The three new models in the LED Outdoor Sports range are available as of now.
VARTA Paul The Bear
Fantasy-filled adventures in dreamland with the new Paul The Bear kids lights from VARTA Consumer Batteries
Have fun, explore and dream: The new Paul The Bear lights for children of three years and above make fantasy-filled playmates in the daytime and keep the dark away at night. The Paul The Bear Flashlight, Paul The Bear Head Light and Paul The Bear Night Light creatively immerse children in the story of Paul and his biggest dream, to fly to the moon. All the products in the Paul The Bear kids light range will be available from retailers from now on.
Slim Power Banks
Slim, powerful, stylish – the new Slim Power Banks from VARTA Consumer Batteries
The new VARTA Slim Power Banks combine two advanced technologies for even more flexibility and convenience in mobile charging – thanks to a USB Type C outport and a built-in lithium-polymer battery. With their elegant design, the new Power Banks are indispensable companions for mobile living. The 6000 mAh and 12000 mAh Slim Power Banks are already available online and in stores. The range will be expanded this summer to include a model offering 18000 mAh.
Wireless Charger II
Good-bye to tangled cables: The smart Wireless Charger II from VARTA makes wireless smartphone charging easier than ever before
VARTA Consumer’s new Wireless Charger II is a central charging station with Qi-technology that charges mobile devices at home and in the office.
VARTA Dischingen
A productive new year starts: VARTA Consumer Batteries grows and significantly expands production at its battery plant in Dischingen, Germany
VARTA Consumer is underscoring its commitment to Germany as a production location. The full-range portable battery supplier is investing a two-digit-million sum in the Dischingen plant and increasing output by more than 20 percent.

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