Dateline:  Crawley, UK, 5 February 2014.

Scorpio Worldwide is excited to announce that since joining forces with gadget developer, thumbsUp! the company has received an incredible response from the in-flight market to its new range of original products. The innovative gadgets were first introduced at Cannes 2013 and have since secured listings on-board more than 20 airlines including Air Canada, Cathay Pacific, Emirates, Etihad, Fly Dubai, KLM, Lufthansa, Saudia, Swiss Air and Thai Airways.

The collection offers something for everyone, including a waterproof Aqua Case for iPhone 4 and 5, on board £15.00; the Snap Remote, a remote shutter for your phone or tablet camera so you can be part of the group photo, on board for £16.00;  a Ferrari California replica car controlled via an app on your iOS or Android device, onboard £40.00; and a tiny remote control helicopter, recognised by The Guinness Book of Records as ‘The World’s Smallest Helicopter!’, on board for £55.00

Commenting on this success, Scorpio’s Sales & Marketing Director, Richard Kennedy, said “We are absolutely delighted with the customer response to our new gadget range and, in particular, those products supplied by thumbsUp!. We have achieved listings way ahead of expectations and our customers are reporting how pleased they are to have such a great range of gadgets to select from. We’re currently working together with thumbsUp! on the next phase of products and are already extremely excited about what’s to come!”

thumbsUp! director, Wojtek Kolan, commented “We are thrilled by the reaction to the first selection and we are enthusiastically working alongside Scorpio to come up with even more innovative ‘must have’ items to increase the range.  Scorpio’s expertise in the in-flight market combined with our gadgets has already made for a great success and we’re excited about next season’s new products.”

For further information contact:
Richard KennedyTel: +44 (0)1293 848513