Oct 19, 2017 Ultimate Ears BLAST and MEGABLAST Deliver Breakthrough Portable Sound With Amazon Alexa Hands-Free Voice Control
Around the Home or On-The-Go, Ultimate Ears Takes Mobile Music Experience to Next Level with Portable Smart Speakers with Wi-Fi and Bluetooth Today, Ultimate Ears introduced Ultimate Ears BLAST and Ultimate Ears MEGABLAST with Amazon Alexa: portable, wireless, Wi-Fi and BluetoothⓇ speakers with immersive 360-degree sound and hands-free voice-control, for at home and on-the-go. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20171019005232/en/ Ultimate Ears BLAST and MEGABLAST with Amazon Alexa: portable, wireless, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth speakers with immersive 360-degree sound and hands-free voice control. (Photo: Business Wire) Tweet now : @UltimateEars BLAST, MEGABLAST w/ Amazon Alexa. Wi-Fi/Bluetooth smart speakers with ultimate sound, hands-free voice control. www.ultimateears.com/BLASTMEGABLAST When connected to Wi-Fi, music fans in the US, UK, Germany and Austria can use the power of their voice to ask Alexa to control music...
Read more
Oct 13, 2017 ASTRO Gaming A20 Wireless Headset Now Available
ASTRO A20 Wireless Headset Delivers Audio Quality, Comfort and Durability Without Breaking the Bank Custom Call of Duty® Edition ASTRO A20 Wireless Headset Also Available Now ASTRO Gaming, a leader in premium video gaming equipment, today unveiled the latest entry into its new line of essentially featured gaming headsets with the launch of the studio’s ASTRO A20 Wireless Headset . The ASTRO A20 Wireless Headset is designed to make gameplay more immersive, exciting and memorable with a category-leading set of features and enhancements. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20171013005023/en/ A20 Wireless for Xbox One and PS4 (Photo: Business Wire) The companion to the studio’s recently released ASTRO A10, the ASTRO A20 Wireless Headset is a robustly featured wireless audio solution designed to make ASTRO Gaming’s renowned build quality, enhanced comfort and audio fidelity more attainable. The ASTRO A20 features two...
Read more
Oct 9, 2017 Logitech Announces Date for Release of Second Quarter Financial Results for FY 2018
Logitech International (SIX: LOGN) (Nasdaq: LOGI) today announced that it expects to release quarterly financial results on Monday, Oct. 23, 2017 at 9:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time and Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017 at 3:00 a.m. Central European Summer Time. There will be a teleconference to discuss these results on Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time and 2:30 p.m. Central European Summer Time. A live webcast of the call will be available on the Logitech corporate website at http://ir.logitech.com. About Logitech Logitech designs products that have an everyday place in people's lives, connecting them to the digital experiences they care about. More than 35 years ago, Logitech started connecting people through computers, and now it’s a multi-brand company designing products that bring people together through music, gaming, video and computing. Brands of Logitech include Logitech, Jaybird, Logitech G and Ultimate Ears. Founded in 1981, and headquartered in Lausanne,...
Read more
Sep 14, 2017 Free Your Run With Jaybird RUN True Wireless Headphones
Introducing Jaybird’s First Completely Wire-Free Sport Headphones Designed for Runners Sport headphone pioneer Jaybird announced today the Jaybird RUN True Wireless Sport Headphones, offering a radically freeing experience to runners. Designed from insights gained from top runners around the world, Jaybird RUN delivers a secure, run-specific comfort-fit, sweat proofing, water resistance and skip-free customizable sound. All this performance is packed in a beautifully designed, wire-free, lightweight and compact form factor that provides 12 hours of portable battery life with the included charging case. This Smart News Release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20170914005522/en/ Jaybird RUN True Wireless Sport Headphones for Running (Photo: Business Wire) Tweet now: Free Your RUN @JaybirdSport introduces RUN, the first true wireless sport headphones. https://jaybird.co/2vPB2rR “Jaybird RUN is inspired by our athletes, and tested and...
Read more
Sep 12, 2017 Logitech Shareholders Approve Proposals, Including Increased Dividend, At Annual General Meeting
Dividend up 10 percent year over year; Wendy Becker and Neela Montgomery elected to Logitech’s board of directors Logitech International (SIX: LOGN) (Nasdaq: LOGI) today announced, at its annual general meeting, that the Company’s shareholders approved a dividend of approximately CHF 0.62 per share1, an increase of approximately 10 percent compared to last year. This follows another year of profitable growth and strong cash generation. Additionally, at the meeting, Logitech’s shareholders elected to the board of directors Wendy Becker , former chief executive officer of Jack Wills Ltd. , and Neela Montgomery , chief executive officer of Crate and Barrel . All other incumbent members of the board were re-elected, and all other proposals at the AGM were approved. Guerrino De Luca, Logitech’s chairman of the board, said: “I am delighted to welcome Wendy and Neela to our board – they bring a wealth of expertise and strategic insight from companies like Vodafone, McKinsey, TalkTalk, Otto...
Read more
Sep 7, 2017 Logitech Announces Apple® HomeKit™ Availability on Circle 2 Wired Home Security Cameras
Integration Provides Control and New Home Automation Experiences Using the Apple Home App and Siri® Logitech (SIX: LOGN) (NASDAQ: LOGI) today announced Circle 2 Wired home security cameras and mounts now work with Apple HomeKit. Simply set up your Circle 2 Wired camera with the Apple Home app and enjoy access to live camera video on your iPhone® and iPad®, notifications to your lock screen on iPhone or iPad or right on your Apple Watch®, and home automation such as turning on the lights automatically when motion is detected by the camera. This Smart News Release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20170907005419/en/ Apple HomeKit now available on Logitech #Circle2 Wired cameras and mounts (Graphic: Business Wire) “HomeKit truly complements the simplicity of setting up and using Circle 2,” said Vincent Borel , director of new ventures at Logitech . “We’re focused on building experiences that let you easily and securely control your...
Read more
Sep 6, 2017 Logitech Unveils MX ERGO, First New Innovative Trackball In Nearly A Decade Offering Ultimate Comfort And Precision Tracking
The Trackball is Back, Better Than Ever Today Logitech (SIX:LOGN) (NASDAQ:LOGI) announced Logitech MX ERGO, a wireless trackball that sets a new standard for comfort and precision. Launching its first new innovative trackball in nearly a decade, Logitech’s MX ERGO offers personalized comfort with a unique adjustable hinge, precision tracking with multi-device connectivity for trackball enthusiasts, and those consumers searching for alternatives to mice and touchpads. This Smart News Release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20170906005063/en/ Logitech MX Ergo, an innovative new trackball offering ultimate comfort and precision tracking. (Photo: Business Wire) Tweet now: Track is back! Most advanced wireless trackball @Logitech MX ERGO , a new angle on comfort http://blog.logitech.com/?p=26091 "We are so excited by this new trackball. It is back, better than ever and the idea for this trackball innovation was inspired by our users,...
Read more
Aug 31, 2017 Logitech CRAFT Advanced Keyboard with Creative Input Dial Sets New Standard for Desktop Control
Flagship Keyboard Improves Creativity and Productivity Today Logitech (SIX: LOGN) (NASDAQ: LOGI) announced CRAFT, an advanced keyboard with a creative input dial, setting a new standard for computer keyboards. CRAFT looks and feels better than anything you have typed on and offers a whole new way to immediately access context-specific computing tools with a smart aluminum dial. For example, with a touch, tap or turn you can adjust image brightness, contrast and saturation in Adobe Photoshop, or create and adjust charts in Microsoft Excel®. The creative input dial gives you the ultimate control and input at your desk for precision, efficiency and uninterrupted creative flow. This Smart News Release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20170831005025/en/ Introducing CRAFT, an advanced keyboard with a creative input dial, setting a new standard for computer keyboards and desktop control. (Photo: Business Wire) Tweet now : Introducing...
Read more
Aug 31, 2017 Logitech Introduces MX Sound
The First Premium Bluetooth® Speaker For Your Desk Featuring Incredible Sound in an Elegant Design Today Logitech (SIX: LOGN) (NASDAQ: LOGI) announced the Logitech® MX Sound, a premium Bluetooth desktop speaker with superior sound in a stylish design. It transforms the audio experience on your desk with high-end drivers and rear-facing port tubes for music, movies and videos. Featuring motion-activated backlit controls, MX Sound provides easy volume adjustment and simple Bluetooth device pairing. This Smart News Release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20170831005021/en/ Introducing Logitech® MX Sound premium Bluetooth® speakers, exceptional sound in an elegant design at your desk. (Photo: Business Wire) Tweet now : Bring exceptional audio to your desk. Introducing the @Logitech MX Sound. Learn More: http://blog.logitech.com/?p=26070 “With MX Sound you now can have amazing audio in a product designed to complement even the most...
Read more
Aug 30, 2017 Logitech G Unveils New LIGHTSPEED Wireless Mechanical Keyboard and Next-Generation Wireless Gaming Mouse
Expansion of Wireless Portfolio Includes New HERO Optical Sensor Logitech G, a brand of Logitech, (SIX: LOGN) (NASDAQ: LOGI) today announced the launch of two new products that advance high-performance wireless gaming. The Logitech® G603 LIGHTSPEED Wireless Gaming Mouse is a next-generation gaming mouse that uses Logitech G’s new advanced HERO™ optical sensor and advanced LIGHTSPEED™ wireless technology, and the Logitech® G613 LIGHTSPEED Wireless Mechanical Gaming Keyboard is a high-performance wireless keyboard designed for gamers who demand the performance of mechanical switches and the freedom of wireless gaming. Additionally, Logitech G unveiled the Logitech® G840 XL Gaming Mouse Pad, a high-quality mouse pad for your desktop. When all three products are used together, the result is the next-generation wireless desktop. This Smart News Release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20170830005011/en/ Logitech G613 LIGHTSPEED Wireless...
Read more
Aug 11, 2017 Logitech Acquires ASTRO Gaming
Logitech International (SIX: LOGN) (Nasdaq: LOGI) today announced that it has closed its acquisition of ASTRO Gaming , a leading console gaming brand with a history of producing award-winning headsets for professional gamers and enthusiasts. Logitech first announced its agreement to acquire ASTRO in July 2017 , as the Company invests in an adjacent gaming market — the console gaming market. This Smart News Release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20170811005526/en/ Logitech has closed its acquisition of ASTRO Gaming, a leading console gaming brand with a history of producing award-winning headsets for professional gamers and enthusiasts. (Photo: Business Wire) About Logitech Logitech designs products that have an everyday place in people's lives, connecting them to the digital experiences they care about. More than 35 years ago, Logitech started connecting people through computers, and now it’s a multi-brand company designing...
Read more
Jul 27, 2017 Logitech Files Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q
Logitech International (SIX: LOGN)(Nasdaq: LOGI) today announced that on July 27, 2017, it filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission its Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the first quarter of Fiscal Year 2018. The filing is available on Logitech's website at http://ir.logitech.com . About Logitech Logitech designs products that have an everyday place in people's lives, connecting them to the digital experiences they care about. More than 35 years ago, Logitech started connecting people through computers, and now it’s a multi-brand company designing products that bring people together through music, gaming, video and computing. Brands of Logitech include Logitech , Jaybird , Logitech G and Ultimate Ears . Founded in 1981, and headquartered in Lausanne , Switzerland , Logitech International is a Swiss public company listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange (LOGN) and on the Nasdaq Global Select Market (LOGI). Find Logitech at www.logitech.com , the company blog or @Logitech . 2017...
Read more
Jul 24, 2017 Logitech Delivers Double-Digit Growth and Raises Outlook
Gaming, Video Collaboration, Smart Home Up Over 40% Logitech International (SIX: LOGN) (Nasdaq: LOGI) today announced financial results for the first quarter of Fiscal Year 2018. Q1 sales were $530 million , up 13 percent in constant currency compared to Q1 of the prior year. Q1 sales grew 10 percent in USD. Q1 GAAP operating income grew 22 percent to $31 million , compared to $26 million a year ago. Q1 GAAP earnings per share (EPS) grew 69 percent to $0.22 , compared to $0.13 a year ago. Q1 non-GAAP operating income grew 14 percent to $43 million , compared to $38 million a year ago. Q1 non-GAAP EPS grew 20 percent to $0.24 , compared to $0.20 a year ago. “We’re off to a strong start,” said Bracken Darrell, Logitech president and chief executive officer. “Our innovative and diverse portfolio is delivering, with growth and profitability exceeding expectations this quarter. Our growth was broad-based — we grew double-digits in constant currency across all three regions. Looking out to...
Read more
Jul 11, 2017 Logitech to Acquire ASTRO Gaming, Adding Console Gaming Headsets to its Position as the #1 Maker of PC Gaming Gear
Logitech International (SIX: LOGN) (Nasdaq: LOGI) today announced that it has agreed to acquire ASTRO Gaming , a leading console gaming brand with a history of producing award-winning headsets for professional gamers and enthusiasts. Logitech and ASTRO, together, is the number one maker of headsets, mice, keyboards and streaming webcams for PC and console gamers. This Smart News Release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20170711006521/en/ Logitech has agreed to acquire ASTRO Gaming, a leading console gaming brand with a history of producing award-winning headsets for professional gamers and enthusiasts. Logitech and ASTRO, together, is the number one maker of headsets, mice, keyboards and streaming webcams for PC and console gamers. (Photo: Business Wire) "ASTRO is the leading player for premium console headsets and is the preferred headset for console esports athletes," said Ujesh Desai, vice president and general manager of...
Read more
Jul 6, 2017 Logitech Announces Date for Release of First Quarter Financial Results for FY 2018
Logitech International (SIX: LOGN) (Nasdaq: LOGI) today announced that it expects to release quarterly financial results on Monday, Jul. 24, 2017 at 9:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time and Tuesday, Jul. 25, 2017 at 3:00 a.m. Central European Summer Time. There will be a teleconference to discuss these results on Tuesday, Jul. 25, 2017 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time and 2:30 p.m. Central European Summer Time. A live webcast of the call will be available on the Logitech corporate website at http://ir.logitech.com. About Logitech Logitech designs products that have an everyday place in people's lives, connecting them to the digital experiences they care about. Over 30 years ago Logitech started connecting people through computers, and now it’s designing products that bring people together through music, gaming, video and computing. Founded in 1981, Logitech International is a Swiss public company listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange (LOGN) and on the Nasdaq Global Select Market (LOGI). Find...
Read more
Jun 28, 2017 Logitech Nominates Two New Directors to Board; Proposes 10% Annual Increase for FY17 Dividend
Company Outlines Board-Approved Proposals in Anticipation of AGM on September 12, 2017 Logitech International (SIX: LOGN) (Nasdaq: LOGI) today announced that its board of directors will ask shareholders to approve the election to the board of Wendy Becker, former chief executive officer of Jack Wills Ltd., and Neela Montgomery, a member of the executive board at the Otto Group GmbH and soon-to-be chief executive officer of Crate and Barrel. The election will take place at Logitech's annual general meeting (AGM) in Lausanne, Switzerland on September 12, 2017. Guerrino De Luca , chairman of Logitech , commented: "Both Wendy and Neela bring a special mix of experience to Logitech’s board, invaluable to our company as we continue on our path of profitable growth. Wendy has a strong background in strategy, brand marketing and design from her senior roles at Jack Wills, Vodafone , McKinsey and TalkTalk , as well as diverse board and trustee positions. Neela’s leadership experience in...
Read more
Jun 12, 2017 Logitech G® Continues Wireless Superiority with New POWERPLAY™ Charging System and LIGHTSPEED™ Technology
New Logitech® G903 and Logitech® G703 mice give gamers infinite power and professional-grade performance After more than four years of R&D, Logitech G, a brand of Logitech, (SIX:LOGN) (NASDAQ:LOGI) today announced the launch of two technologies that make the dream of high performance wireless gaming a reality. Logitech G POWERPLAYTM is the world’s first wireless charging system for gaming mice providing continuous charging while both playing games and at rest - completely eliminating the need to dock or park their mouse to recharge. The second innovation is Logitech G LIGHTSPEEDTM technology, an end-to-end system optimization built on decades of wireless development experience that provides unrivaled connectivity and power performance. Compatible with the POWERPLAY wireless charging system, Logitech G also introduced two new flagship gaming mice, the new Logitech® G903 LIGHTSPEED™ Wireless Gaming Mouse and Logitech® G703 LIGHTSPEED™ Wireless Gaming Mouse. This Smart News Release...
Read more
Jun 8, 2017 Logitech G Introduces Advanced Gaming Headsets Designed for Everyday Life
Logitech G433 and G233 Gaming Headsets Feature Superior Audio Performance In a Lightweight, Comfortable, Fashion-Forward Design Logitech G, a brand of Logitech, (SIX: LOGN) (NASDAQ: LOGI) today announced the launch of the Logitech® G433 7.1 Gaming Headset and the Logitech® G233 Prodigy Gaming Headset. These headsets feature advanced gaming technologies, including patent-pending Pro-G™ audio drivers, for superior audio performance, in a lightweight, extremely comfortable fit designed to go with you beyond gaming sessions. This Smart News Release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20170608005044/en/ (Graphic: Business Wire) Tweet now : Meet new @LogitechG #gamingheadsets: lightweight, comfortable design w/high-quality #audio #InsideG http://blog.logitech.com/?p=25885 “If you’re like me and game a lot, having an awesome gaming headset is critical,” said Ujesh Desai, vice president and general manager of Logitech G. “And if you love...
Read more
Jun 5, 2017 Logitech Introduces Premier Conference Camera for Huddle Rooms
Amid Growing Popularity of Open Spaces and Small Meeting Rooms, Logitech MeetUp Delivers a Superior Audio and Video Experience Today, Logitech (SIX:LOGN) (NASDAQ:LOGI) announced a premier conference cam offering, Logitech® MeetUp. Designed specifically for small conference rooms and huddle rooms, MeetUp’s 120-degree field of view makes every seat at the table clearly visible during a meeting. With acoustics custom-tuned for huddle rooms and a compact all-in-one design that minimizes cable clutter, MeetUp is USB plug-and-play designed to work right out of the box. This Smart News Release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20170605005238/en/ Logitech MeetUp (Photo: Business Wire) Tweet Now : No more hide and seek, @LogitechVC introduces MeetUp, a new premier conferencecam with a super-wide FOV for #huddlerooms: http://blog.logitech.com/?p=25896 “As companies move to open floor plans, huddle spaces are becoming increasingly popular in...
Read more
Jun 5, 2017 New Logitech Slim Combo for iPad Pro: The Next Generation of Personal Computing
New Slim Combo Case with Detachable Keyboard Makes Computing Easier, Faster and More Fun Than Ever Before Today Logitech (SIX:LOGN) (NASDAQ:LOGI) announced the Logitech® Slim Combo, a protective cover and detachable keyboard for Apple's new, 10.5-inch or 12.9-inch iPad Pro. The Logitech Slim Combo is a versatile case and keyboard, designed so you can experience the full potential of your iPad Pro. This Smart News Release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20170605006165/en/ “In the past, you were bound to a workspace with a PC, and used your tablet for quick messages or entertainment when you weren’t in the office; that’s not the case anymore,” said Michele Hermann, vice president of mobility at Logitech. “To be a pro today, you need the power of the PC, but more easily available whether you're on a train, at the park, in a meeting or wherever you need to be. The Slim Combo unleashes the power of iPad Pro to bring you the future of...
Read more
Jun 5, 2017 Logitech Wins Record-Breaking Nine IDA 2016 Awards
Logitech Honored with Distinguished International Design Awards Today Logitech (SIX:LOGN) (NASDAQ:LOGI) announced that it has won nine International Design Awards, the most Logitech has received in one year. IDA recognized Logitech for product design across several categories, including smart home, video collaboration, gaming and product packaging. This year’s award wins include a Gold Award for Logitech Circle, and marks the third year that IDA has recognized the Logitech brand and products for superior design. This Smart News Release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20170605005275/en/ The International Design Awards recognized Logitech with nine product design awards in 2016 across several categories, including smart home, video collaboration, gaming and product packaging. (Graphic: Business Wire) Tweet now : Logitech celebrates 9 @iDesignAwards for 2016, marking 42 design award wins for @Logitech in 2016 Learn More: [...
Read more
Jun 1, 2017 Logitech Takes Multi-Computer Functionality to the Next Level with New MX Mice and Flow
Finally Let Your Cursor Flow Across Multiple Computers Today Logitech (SIX: LOGN) (NASDAQ: LOGI) announced Logitech Flow, a groundbreaking new software that allows you to seamlessly control up to three computers with one mouse. The software is compatible with Logitech's next-generation flagship mice, the Logitech® MX Master 2S and the Logitech MX Anywhere 2S, designed for those who need advanced multi-device connectivity and precise sensor accuracy in a stunning design. This Smart News Release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20170601005130/en/ Tweet now: All systems Flow. Unlock cross-computer features w/ the next-gen @Logitech MX mice and Flow. Learn more: http://blog.logitech.com/?p=25858 "One computer used to be enough, but we’ve moved into an era where roughly one in 10 people are working across multiple computers at the same time,” said Anatoliy Polyanker, global portfolio and brand director at Logitech . “Using multiple...
Read more
May 31, 2017 Ultimate Ears Brings Music to Life
New global brand campaign celebrates the transformative power of music; also announces new limited-edition speakers Today, Ultimate Ears launched “Bring Music To Life,” a new global brand campaign that celebrates the transformative power of music. In collaboration with internationally renowned graffiti duo Bicicleta Sem Freio, the campaign brings together music and art to showcase the technology that Ultimate Ears fans love about their award-winning, wireless BluetoothⓇ speakers: 360-degree immersive sound, seriously waterproof and virtually indestructible. With a pinstripe suit-wearing octopus drummer, a rad sea monster and a boxing panther, Bicicleta Sem Freio brings each innovative feature to life in three original illustrations that are as irreverent, bold and creative as the Ultimate Ears brand. This Smart News Release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20170531005297/en/ Ultimate Ears x Bicicleta Sem Freio: 360-degree sound...
Read more
May 26, 2017 Logitech Files Annual Report on Form 10-K
Logitech International (SIX: LOGN) (Nasdaq: LOGI) today announced that it filed its Annual Report on Form 10-K for Fiscal Year 2017 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission . It is available on Logitech's website at http://ir.logitech.com . Logitech expects to publish its annual report to shareholders, and its invitation and proxy statement for its 2017 annual general meeting, in July 2017 . About Logitech Logitech designs products that have an everyday place in people's lives, connecting them to the digital experiences they care about. More than 35 years ago, Logitech started connecting people through computers, and now it’s a multi-brand company designing products that bring people together through music, gaming, video and computing. Brands of Logitech include Jaybird , Logitech G and Ultimate Ears . Founded in 1981, and headquartered in Lausanne , Switzerland , Logitech International is a Swiss public company listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange (LOGN) and on the Nasdaq Global...
Read more
Apr 25, 2017 Logitech Delivers Highest Retail Sales Growth in Six Years; Profit Hits Nine-Year High
FY 2017 Retail Sales Grow 14%; Non-GAAP Operating Income Grows 33% Logitech International (SIX:LOGN) (Nasdaq:LOGI) today announced financial results for the fourth quarter and full year of Fiscal Year 2017. Q4 closed a strong fiscal year with sales for the quarter reaching $496 million . Q4 retail sales grew 17 percent in constant currency, GAAP operating income more than doubled to $22 million and non-GAAP operating income grew 61 percent to $36 million . For the full Fiscal Year 2017, ended March 31, 2017: Retail sales grew 14 percent in constant currency, the highest annual retail sales growth in six years. Retail sales grew 13 percent in USD; also a six-year high. Sales were $2.21 billion , up 9 percent in USD compared to the prior year, which still included OEM sales, the business the Company exited in Q3 of the prior fiscal year. GAAP operating income grew 53 percent to $197 million - the highest in nine years - compared to $129 million a year ago. GAAP earnings per share (EPS)...
Read more
Apr 24, 2017 Logitech’s 2014 Share Buyback Program Expires; Company to Enter New Program
Logitech International (SIX:LOGN) (Nasdaq:LOGI) today announced that, as of April 24, 2017 , the Company’s three-year share buyback program, initiated in April 2014 , expired. During the three years of the 2014 share buyback program, the Company repurchased 9,112,417 of its shares. Details of Logitech's share repurchase history can be found on the Company's website at http://ir.logitech.com . In March 2017, the Company’s Board of Directors approved a new 2017 share buyback program, which authorizes the Company to use up to $250 million to repurchase its shares. The new program, communicated at Logitech’s Analyst and Investor Day last month, is expected to begin in May 2017, following approval from the Swiss Takeover Board. About Logitech Logitech designs products that have an everyday place in people's lives, connecting them to the digital experiences they care about. More than 35 years ago, Logitech started connecting people through computers, and now it’s a multi-brand company...
Read more
Apr 24, 2017 Logitech Partners with TED to Inspire Better Presenters with the Spotlight Presentation Academy
Worldwide Search is Underway for 15 Aspiring Storytellers Who Want to Improve their Skills and get Coached by the Best Today Logitech (SIX:LOGN) (NASDAQ:LOGI) announced the launch of the exclusive Spotlight Presentation Academy, a one-day bootcamp created with TED dedicated to giving 15 aspiring storytellers the confidence to crush every presentation. Armed with TED’s preferred remote, the Logitech® Spotlight™ Presentation Remote, attendees can sharpen their presentation skills, work with Logitech’s latest presentation tool, and even try their hand at presenting a mock TED Talk on the stage at TED’s New York headquarters. Tweet now : Want to present like never before? Today, @Logitech and @TED launched #SpotlightAcademy. Submit your app: Logitech.com/SpotlightAcademy “Public speaking is a well known fear for many of us — in fact, people are often more afraid of public speaking than they are of heights or even death!” said Bracken Darrell, CEO of Logitech. “But public speaking can be...
Read more
Apr 19, 2017 Logitech G Launches G413 Mechanical Gaming Keyboard With Exclusive Romer-G Mechanical Switches
Featuring Anodized Aluminum Top Case and USB Passthrough, the G413 Offers Sleek Design, Advanced Features and High Performance for $89.99 Logitech G, a brand of Logitech, (SIX: LOGN) (NASDAQ: LOGI) today announced the launch of an addition to its mechanical gaming keyboard lineup with the Logitech® G413 Mechanical Gaming Keyboard. Engineered for precision and performance, the keyboard delivers unrivaled performance in a thoughtfully balanced, modern design. The Logitech G413 features Logitech’s exclusive Romer-G™ mechanical switches, offering 25 percent faster actuation than standard mechanical keys, as well as a brushed anodized aircraft-grade aluminum top case, USB passthrough port and precision key backlighting for an affordable price. The Logitech G413 comes in two versions - the Logitech G413 Carbon featuring elemental red backlighting and the Logitech G413 Silver featuring iconic white backlighting, sold exclusively at Best Buy. This Smart News Release features multimedia. View...
Read more
Apr 5, 2017 Logitech Announces Date for Release of Fourth Quarter and Full-Year Financial Results for FY 2017
Logitech International (SIX:LOGN) (Nasdaq:LOGI) today announced that it expects to release FY 2017 quarterly and full-year financial results on Tuesday, Apr. 25, 2017 at 9:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time and Wednesday, Apr. 26, 2017 at 3:00 a.m. Central European Summer Time. There will be a teleconference to discuss these results on Wednesday, Apr. 26, 2017 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time and 2:30 p.m. Central European Summer Time. A live webcast of the call will be available on the Logitech corporate website at http://ir.logitech.com. About Logitech Logitech designs products that have an everyday place in people's lives, connecting them to the digital experiences they care about. Over 30 years ago Logitech started connecting people through computers, and now it’s designing products that bring people together through music, gaming, video and computing. Founded in 1981, Logitech International is a Swiss public company listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange (LOGN) and on the Nasdaq Global...
Read more
Apr 3, 2017 Logitech Awarded Nine Red Dot 2017 Product Design Awards
Logitech’s Fifth Consecutive Year of Red Dot Awards Today Logitech (SIX:LOGN) (NASDAQ:LOGI) announced that it won nine Red Dot 2017 Product Design Awards. This is the fifth consecutive year that Red Dot has recognized Logitech for excellence in product design. This year’s total wins ties Logitech’s company record set last year and includes a prestigious “Best of the Best” Red Dot Product Design Award in Computer and Information Technology for the Logitech K780 Multi-Device Wireless Keyboard, the top Red Dot Award for groundbreaking design reserved for the best product in each category. This Smart News Release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20170403005337/en/ Logitech Awarded Nine Red Dot 2017 Product Design Awards. (Photo: Business Wire) Tweet now : Logitech wins 9 @RedDot 2017 Product Design Awards with a Best of the Best for K780 Learn More: http://blog.logitech.com/?p=25767 The 2017 award-winning products include: Logitech...
Read more
Mar 30, 2017 Logitech Harmony and the Google Assistant Let You Control Your Living Room With Your Voice
Control Your TV Entertainment Experience in More Ways Today Logitech (SIX:LOGN) (NASDAQ:LOGI) announced Logitech Harmony hub-based products now work with the Google Assistant on Google Home, expanding the possibilities of in-home voice control. Now, you can control your home entertainment experience using Harmony Elite, Harmony Companion, and Harmony Hub, all with the power of your voice. This Smart News Release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20170330005765/en/ Logitech Harmony hub-based products now work with Google Assistant on Google Home. Use the power of your voice to control home entertainment. (Photo: Business Wire) “Voice has a powerful role in simplifying the connected home experience and people absolutely love it,” said Renee Niemi , vice president and general manager of Logitech Smart Home. “Controlling entertainment is an important activity within the smart home and Logitech Harmony has been focused on optimizing the...
Read more
Mar 29, 2017 Ultimate Ears WONDERBOOM: Pint-Size Speaker with Surprisingly Big Sound
No Fuss, No Friction, Just Music with Ultimate Ears’ Newest and Most Playful Speaker Yet Meet the latest addition to the Ultimate Ears family of portable, seriously waterproof, go-anywhere speakers: the new Ultimate Ears WONDERBOOM™, a pint-sized Bluetooth® speaker with huge personality and surprisingly big sound. The super-portable WONDERBOOM delivers uncompromising sound quality with clear, crisp, non-stop sound, as well as big, beautiful bass. WONDERBOOM is available in six fresh colors: Stone (Grey), Phantom (Black), Fireball (Red), SubZero (Blue), Cashmere (Pink) and Lilac. This Smart News Release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20170329005047/en/ Ultimate Ears WONDERBOOM™ wireless Bluetooth speakers: 360-degree sound, waterproof and virtually indestructible. (Photo: Business Wire) WONDERBOOM is designed for music lovers who are connected, on-the-move and want their music from the moment they wake up to the moment they go to...
Read more
Mar 21, 2017 Logitech Introduces Rugged Combo for the New 9.7-inch iPad, Made Specifically for Students and Learning
A Modular Drop Protective iPad Case and Keyboard Built for Every Class, Task and App Today Logitech (SIX:LOGN) (NASDAQ:LOGI) announced the Logitech® Rugged Combo, Logitech® Rugged Case and Logitech® Add-on Keyboard for Rugged Case for Apple's new, more affordable 9.7-inch iPad, a complete solution designed specifically for students and learning. The Rugged Combo helps protect iPad from drops and daily wear and tear, and has a detachable keyboard offering a secure and approved solution for testing and exams. This Smart News Release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20170321005988/en/ The Logitech Rugged Combo offers drop protection plus a detachable front cover keyboard so students can use iPad everywhere learning happens - in the classroom, in the field and in the lab. (Photo: Business Wire) “iPad is changing the way teachers teach and students learn, and the Logitech Rugged Combo for the new 9.7-inch iPad is built from the ground...
Read more
Mar 7, 2017 New Logitech G Pro Mechanical Gaming Keyboard Designed in Collaboration With Top eSports Players
Pro Mechanical Gaming Keyboard Offers Exclusive Romer-G™ Mechanical Switches in a Portable, Tenkeyless Design Logitech G, a Logitech brand, (SIX:LOGN) (NASDAQ:LOGI) today introduced the Logitech® G Pro Mechanical Gaming Keyboard. Designed in collaboration with top eSports athletes, the Pro Mechanical Gaming Keyboard is a high performance, tenkeyless mechanical gaming keyboard that is purpose-built for professional competition. The keyboard features Logitech’s exclusive Romer-G™ mechanical switches, offering 25 percent faster actuation than standard mechanical keyboards, all in a switch design that delivers quiet performance. It also features a detachable cable system, making it easy to transport with customizable RGB lighting and onboard memory. This Smart News Release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20170307005026/en/ The Logitech G Pro Mechanical Gaming Keyboard is a high performance, tenkeyless mechanical gaming keyboard...
Read more
Mar 7, 2017 Logitech Forecasts Strong FY18 Revenue and Profit Growth
Company Targets High Single-Digit Sales Growth for FY18 and New $250M Share Buyback Program Prior to a meeting to be held today with financial analysts and investors in New York, Logitech International (SIX:LOGN) (Nasdaq:LOGI) announced: This Smart News Release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20170306006433/en/ Logitech International announces its Fiscal Year 2018 outlook and a new share buyback program as part of a three-year capital allocation framework. (Photo: Business Wire) A Fiscal Year 2018 outlook of high single-digit retail sales growth in constant currency and $250 to $260 million in non-GAAP operating income. A new $250 million share buyback program as part of a three-year capital allocation framework. The company also reaffirmed its FY 2017 outlook of 12 to 13 percent retail sales growth in constant currency and $225 to $230 million in non-GAAP operating income. At the meeting, Logitech will offer insight into the five...
Read more
Mar 6, 2017 Logitech Breaks Company Record With Nine iF DESIGN AWARDS in 2017
Today Logitech (SIX: LOGN) (NASDAQ: LOGI) announced that it won nine prestigious iF DESIGN AWARDS for 2017. This is the seventh consecutive year that iF, the German design organization, has recognized Logitech . This year’s total is a new company record for Logitech . The iF DESIGN AWARDS recognized Logitech for product design across many categories, as well as brand identity and product packaging. This Smart News Release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20170306005423/en/ Logitech announced that it won nine prestigious iF DESIGN AWARDS for 2017. (Graphic: Business Wire) Tweet now: Logitech celebrates design w/ a record win - 9 iF DESIGN AWARDS. Learn More: http://blog.logitech.com/?p=25697 The 2017 awarded products and initiatives include: Logitech K780 Multi-Device Wireless Keyboard Logitech BRIO 4K Pro Webcam Logitech G Pro Gaming Mouse Logitech G900 Chaos Spectrum Gaming Mouse Logitech G Prodigy Series Logitech POP Home Switch...
Read more
Feb 7, 2017 Logitech Introduces Its Best Webcam Ever
Packed with Industry Firsts, Logitech BRIO 4K Pro Webcam Delivers Highest Quality Desktop and Streaming Video Experience Available Today Today, Logitech (SIX:LOGN) (NASDAQ:LOGI) announced its most sophisticated webcam yet, Logitech® BRIO 4K Pro Webcam. Delivering the highest quality desktop video experience available today, BRIO is a powerhouse webcam for business and home-office users, streamers, YouTubers, vloggers, and anyone else looking for a top-of-the-line webcam. BRIO comes packed with industry firsts including Logitech RightLight™ 3 with HDR, 4K Ultra HD video quality, and 5X zoom, plus support for Windows Hello and other secure infrared-based facial recognition applications. This Smart News Release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20170207005098/en/ Logitech BRIO 4K Pro Webcam (Photo: Business Wire) Tweet Now : Bad light? Bad location? No problem. @LogitechVC introduces BRIO, a new premium #webcam packed w/ awesome...
Read more
Feb 6, 2017 Logitech Files Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q
Logitech International (SIX: LOGN)(Nasdaq: LOGI) today announced that on February 6, 2017, it filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission its Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the third quarter of Fiscal Year 2017. The filing is available on Logitech's website at http://ir.logitech.com . About Logitech Logitech designs products that have an everyday place in people's lives, connecting them to the digital experiences they care about. Over 30 years ago Logitech started connecting people through computers, and now it’s designing products that bring people together through music, gaming, video and computing. Founded in 1981, Logitech International is a Swiss public company listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange (LOGN) and on the Nasdaq Global Select Market (LOGI). Find Logitech at www.logitech.com , the company blog or @Logitech . 2017 Logitech, Logicool, Logi and other Logitech marks are owned by Logitech and may be registered. All other trademarks are the property of their...
Read more
Feb 1, 2017 Logitech Transforms Presentations With Spotlight: Highlight, Magnify and More
TED’s New Preferred Remote, Spotlight Can Help You Become a More Confident Presenter Today Logitech (SIX:LOGN) (NASDAQ:LOGI) announced a complete reinvention of presentation control with the Logitech® Spotlight™ Presentation Remote. Unlike the traditional slide clicker or laser pointer of the past, Spotlight is designed to help you become a more confident presenter. Spotlight is an advanced tool that goes well beyond laser pointing, and enables you to highlight and magnify on-screen content in an engaging and powerful way so you can better underscore your point. This Smart News Release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20170201005336/en/ Tweet now: Play it. Show it. Time it. Crush it. @Logitech introduces Spotlight Presentation Remote for confident presenting. Learn More: http://blog.logitech.com/?p=25520 “Presentations are nerve-wracking,” said Marcel Stolk , senior vice president of the Creativity and Productivity business group...
Read more
Jan 24, 2017 Logitech Reports Highest Retail Revenue in Company’s History
Q3 Retail Revenue Up 12%; Company Raises Sales and Profit Outlook Logitech International (SIX:LOGN) (Nasdaq:LOGI) today announced better-than-expected preliminary financial results for the third quarter of Fiscal Year 2017. Q3 retail sales grew 13 percent in constant currency, reaching the highest level ever in the Company’s history. Q3 retail sales grew 12 percent in USD. Q3 sales were $667 million , up 7 percent compared to Q3 of the prior year, which still included OEM sales. Q3 GAAP operating income grew 41% to $96 million , compared to $69 million a year ago. Q3 GAAP earnings per share (EPS) were $0.59 , compared to $0.41 a year ago. Q3 non-GAAP operating income grew 34% to $99 million , compared to $74 million a year ago. Q3 non-GAAP EPS grew 37% to $0.56 , compared to $0.41 a year ago. Cash flow from operations for the first nine months of Fiscal Year 2017 was $234 million , compared to $151 million for same period a year ago. “This Q3, our results exceeded expectations and...
Read more
Jan 24, 2017 Logitech Sets Company Record With 15 GOOD DESIGN 2016 Awards
Logitech’s Sixth Consecutive Year of GOOD DESIGN Awards Today Logitech® (SIX:LOGN) (NASDAQ:LOGI) announced that it has won 15 GOOD DESIGN™ 2016 awards. This marks the sixth consecutive year Logitech products have been recognized by the GOOD DESIGN awards, and the most award wins for the company ever. This Smart News Release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20170124005474/en/ Logitech 2016 GOOD DESIGN Award Winners (Graphic: Business Wire) Tweet now: Logitech Wins 15 GOOD DESIGN 2016 Awards, a new company record. Learn More: http://blog.logitech.com/?p=25623 The 2016 Logitech award winners include: Logitech Harmony Elite Logitech Circle Logitech BASE Logitech CREATE Backlit Keyboard Case Logitech G900 Chaos Spectrum Logitech G810 Orion Spectrum Logitech G29 Driving Force Logitech Party Collection Logitech MX Anywhere 2 Logitech Group UE ROLL UE BOOM 2 Jaybird Freedom Logitech product packaging Logitech overall brand identity...
Read more
Jan 5, 2017 Logitech Announces Date for Release of Third Quarter Fiscal 2017 Results
Logitech International (SIX: LOGN) (Nasdaq: LOGI) today announced that it will release quarterly financial results on Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017 at 9:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time and Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2017 at 3:00 a.m. Central European Time. There will be a teleconference to discuss these results on Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2017 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Standard Time and 2:30 p.m. Central European Time. A live webcast of the call will be available on the Logitech corporate website at http://ir.logitech.com. About Logitech Logitech designs products that have an everyday place in people's lives, connecting them to the digital experiences they care about. Over 30 years ago Logitech started connecting people through computers, and now it’s designing products that bring people together through music, gaming, video and computing. Founded in 1981, Logitech International is a Swiss public company listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange (LOGN) and on the Nasdaq Global Select Market (LOGI). Find Logitech...
Read more
Jan 4, 2017 Logitech G Unleashes Advanced Audio Performance With New PC Wireless Gaming Headset
Logitech G533 Wireless Gaming Headset Features Pro-G Drivers and DTS Headphone:X 7.1 Surround Sound Logitech (SIX:LOGN) (NASDAQ:LOGI) today introduced the Logitech® G533 Wireless Gaming Headset . With professional grade wireless technology, U.S. patent- pending Pro-G™ audio drivers and DTS Headphone:X® 7.1 surround sound, the headset delivers advanced audio performance and wireless convenience. The Logitech G533 also features a long battery life and purist design, giving you maximum comfort during marathon gaming sessions. This Smart News Release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20170104005073/en/ Logitech G unleashes advanced audio performance with new Logitech G533 PC Wireless Gaming Headset featuring Patent-Pending Pro-G Drivers and DTS Headphone:X 7.1 Surround Sound (Photo: Business Wire) Tweet now: Meet new @LogitechG #wireless #gamingheadset that delivers advanced #audio performance....
Read more