Lectron Partners with Do it Best for Fast and Affordable EV Charging
Lectron Teams Up with Do it Best to Promote Fast and Affordable Electric Vehicle Charging
Lectron announced its new partnership with Do it Best. The collaboration will make Lectron's Level 2 charging stations and portable chargers available to independent hardware stores across the US that are part of Do it Best's network, thanks to a drop-ship program. This will provide EV drivers with access to premium charging solutions while on the go, letting them drive greater distances with confidence and decreasing range anxiety.
The partnership is a welcome development, confirmed Lectron CEO Christopher Maiwald, as the company is dedicated to supporting extensive EV adoption by providing practical solutions to all EV drivers.
Do it Best Vice President of Merchandising Jason Stofleth likewise expressed his excitement for the partnership, as the hardware company foresees demand for affordable EV charging solutions among its customers will continue to grow.
Original Press Release
Nov 07, 2022, 13:42 ET
FORT WAYNE, Ind., Nov. 7, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Lectron, the nation's top manufacturer of electric vehicle charging solutions, has entered into a retail partnership with Do it Best, one of the nation's largest independent home improvement distributors, to make its fast and affordable EV chargers and adapters available in Do it Best member stores nationwide.
Do it Best store owners can now purchase Lectron's EV chargers and adapters through a drop ship program. Popular Lectron products include:
- V-BOX Charging Station 48A – powerful Level 2 in-home charging station which charges up to 46 miles per hour for J1772 EVs
- Portable Tesla Charger – with interchangeable Level 1 & Level 2 charging plugs, and both 16A & 32A charging output, perfect for Tesla charging at home or on the go
- CCS Adapter for Tesla – allows Tesla drivers to use over 5,000 CCS fast chargers across the US
- J1772 Adapter for Tesla – allows Tesla drivers to use J1772 chargers - giving them 5 times as many charging options across the US
- Tesla Adapter for J1772 – gives J1772 drivers access to over 4,639 Tesla chargers across the US
Do it Best is known for its focus on product innovation and its agility in helping its store owners bring new items to the retail marketplace. Lectron makes EV charging easier and more convenient by providing fast and affordable charging solutions for both Tesla and non-Tesla EV drivers.
"Our team is constantly working to keep our store owners current with the latest trends and technology," said Jason Stofleth, vice president of Merchandising at Do it Best. "Lectron's innovative chargers and adapters tap into what we believe will be a growing category in our industry, allowing our members to have assortments that meet all their customers' needs."
"Our mission is to make powerful EV charging more accessible to all EV drivers," said Christopher Maiwald, founder and CEO of Lectron. "By providing practical solutions to major pain points like range anxiety and compatibility issues, we're doing our part to push EV adoption into the mainstream. We're excited about teaming up with Do it Best to make our EV chargers and adapters available across thousands of retail home improvement locations."
Lectron products can also be found on the Lectron website.