EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

ZAGG International Distribution Ltd

Company/Organisation:
ZAGG International Distribution Ltd

Geographic Location

Country: Ireland
Region: Mid-West; Southern and Eastern
Location of affected unit(s): Shannon

Company

Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products
26 - Manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products
Group: ZAGG International Distribution Ltd (US)

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 27-04-2011
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Foreseen End Date: 27-04-2013
Planned Job Creation: 170

Additional Information

US company ZAGG International Distribution Ltd and its partner, CREGG Logistics, have together announced the creation of 170 new jobs in the Shannon Region, with the support of Shannon Development Agency. The company produces screen shields for personal electronic devices including iPhones, mobile phones, and laptops. ZAGG's parent operation is headquartered in Utah and it will initially create 40 new jobs in sales & marketing, product design and administrative activities as part of a European expansion.

ZAGG has partnered with a new firm, CREGG Logistics, that will produce and distribute the full range of ZAGG products. CREGG will create 130 new jobs over two years.