(Palo Alto, CA – April 17, 2012) – Etón Corporation (www.etoncorp.com), a leading creator of high-performance, green-powered consumer products, announces a partnership with MOG (www.mog.com), an award-winning, on-demand subscription music service. With the partnership, Etón gives consumers a three-month subscription to MOG with each purchase of the Etón Rukus Solar or Rukus Bluetooth speaker.
Together, the Rukus and MOG go hand-in-hand to offer listeners unlimited music, anytime, anywhere. With each purchase of the Rukus Solar or Rukus Non-Solar at participating retailers, consumers will receive a free, three-month (90 day) subscription to MOG. This $30 value will be included as a coupon code in each product box so users are able to register for the music service at their convenience.
“We strive to offer consumers innovative, convenient products to enhance their lives, so this partnership is a natural fit,” said Esmail Hozour, CEO of Etón Corporation. “MOG provides listeners a way to enjoy all the music you want anywhere, anytime, and the Rukus similarly provides the perfect counterpart to do so – a portable way to stream music without interruption.”
Delivering the highest-caliber of green-powered consumer and safety products for more than 25 years, Etón Corporation offers consumers a new way to stream music with the Rukus – its new Bluetooth-enabled, wireless speaker. The Rukus allows users to easily connect any Bluetooth-enabled device to wirelessly stream music. The Rukus Solar features a high-efficiency monocrystal solar panel and segmented E-INK SURF display. The internal lithium ion battery and direct power transfer technology allows users to charge mobile devices via integrated USB port.
David Hyman, former CEO for Gracenote, founded MOG Inc. in June 2005. MOG provides users access to a vast music library of over 15 million songs to which they can stream whenever and wherever they want, uninterrupted. Consumers can choose a free, basic or primo listening package to stream from its music collection through its mobile apps on iPhone and Android phones, online, on various streaming entertainment and consumer electronic devices, Internet connected TV’s and in the car.
”MOG and Rukus are a natural marriage made in music heaven,” said Drew Denbo, MOG’s VP of Business Development. “Rukus makes MOG portable in a whole new way…enabling anybody with a MOG-enabled iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, or Android to share nearly all the music in the world, anywhere they go. It’s a definite beach party and bbq DJ win.”
The Rukus Solar and Rukus are now available for pre-order for purchase with included MOG subscription code at Amazon.com and ShopEtonCorp.com for MSRP $149.99 and MSRP $99.99, respectively. For more information about the Rukus or Etón Corporation, visit www.etoncorp.com. For details about MOG, visit www.mog.com.
XXXAbout EtónFor more than 25 years, Etón Corporation has developed and manufactured products that enable people to be informed, entertained and safe. Our vision is to emphasize design, performance and use of nature’s energy to power durable products that will provide information, entertainment and protection anywhere. For more information on Etón Corporation, please visit www.etoncorp.com.
About MOG Inc.MOG Inc. is a next-generation music media company founded in June 2005 by David Hyman, former CEO for Gracenote. MOG's all-you-can-eat, on-demand listening service provides access to a vast library of over 15 million songs through its mobile apps on iPhone, iPad, iTouch and Android, online, on streaming entertainment devices and Internet connected TVs and Blu-ray players and in the car. MOG Inc. is also the provider of The MOG Music Network (MMN), the premier destination for music content online and largest music focused advertising network consisting of over 1000 music sites, reaching more than 60 million people each month (comScore 2012).
Headquartered in Berkeley, California, MOG Inc. investors include Menlo Ventures, Balderton Capital, Simon Equity Partners, Universal Music Group and Sony Music. Grammy-winning record producer, Rick Rubin, named by Time Magazine as one of the "100 Most Influential People in the world," is a member of MOG’s Board of Directors.