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Popular Technology E-Tailer Expands Wireless Hands-Free Category to Meet Growing Demand

CITY OF INDUSTRY, CA--(Marketwire - July 8, 2008) -, leading online retailer of technology products, is gearing up to meet increased demand for hands-free cell phone headsets. Demand has more than doubled at Newegg since the announcement of recent changes in California law creating penalties for using hand-held cell phones while driving. Starting July 1, 2008, Californians are required to use a hands-free device with their phones while driving, which challenges customer centric retailers like to gather and offer a broad spectrum of safe driving products.

Started just in 2007, the Newegg wireless group boasts a selection of over 50 mobile phones with the leading wireless carriers and top-notch manufacturers. The team presents a complete accessories line-up and some of the best pricing for Bluetooth products on the web.

"At Newegg, customer satisfaction is our top priority," says Lawrence Jackowski, director of wireless, Newegg. "Since the new law makes this technology a necessity, we made sure we offer plenty of affordable headsets for the novice user, as well as many upgrade options for the customers who want the 'latest and greatest'."

Newegg's wireless group is well prepared to help customers comply with the new law with its signature fast shipping and great savings on close to 200 hands-free options.

"We have always received some of the best customer satisfaction rankings in the industry," says Bernard Luthi, vice president of merchandising, Newegg. "We strongly believe our ability to quickly respond to customers' needs has made us as successful as we are today. Our current wireless initiative is a perfect example."

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About Newegg is the second-largest online-only retailer in the United States. Founded in 2001, Newegg has more than 8.7 million registered users and earns industry-leading customer service ratings. At its award-winning Web site,, shoppers can compare a comprehensive selection of the latest high-tech products, view detailed descriptions, pictures, how-to information and customers reviews, and interact with members of the technology enthusiast community. is headquartered in City of Industry, Calif. For more information, visit

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