We are the majority stockholder of Spectrum Brands (NYSE: SPB), a global, diversified, market-driven consumer products company. www.spectrumbrands.com

Spectrum Brands, a member of the Russell 2000 Index, has a portfolio of leading consumer brands and we believe is well positioned to continue to generate stockholder value. Spectrum Brands' products are sold by the world's top 25 retailers and are available in more than one million stores in approximately 140 countries. With nearly 6,000 employees in 43 countries, Spectrum Brands generated net sales of approximately $3.25 billion in fiscal 2012. On a pro forma basis following Spectrum Brands 2012 acquisition of the Hardware & Home Improvement Group (HHI) from Stanley Black & Decker, Spectrum Brands had net sales of more than $4 billion for fiscal 2012.

Spectrum Brands' Product Overview

With a portfolio of well recognized and widely used products, Spectrum Brands is a leading supplier of consumer batteries, residential locksets, residential builders’ hardware, faucets, shaving and grooming products, personal care products, small household appliances, specialty pet supplies, lawn and garden and home pest control products, and personal insect repellents.

Quick Facts

Spectrum Brands' Value Model: "Same Performance, Less Price/Better Value"

Top 3 global market positions in all product categories

Well-established customer relationships and global distribution facilitate market penetration