SAN JOSE, Calif., July 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Maxeon Solar Technologies, the planned spinoff of SunPower Corp. (NASDAQ:SPWR) will host a virtual capital markets event at 9 am, Pacific, Thursday, July 16, 2020. It will be webcast and can be accessed from SunPower's website at http://investors.sunpower.com/events.cfm.
Key members of Maxeon's leadership team including Jeff Waters, CEO and Joanne Solomon, CFO, will participate and address strategy, financials and competitive strengths. Maxeon will combine its leading global sales channel with pioneering solar innovation and capital-efficient manufacturing, marketing SunPower branded panels outside the US and Canada through its industry-leading network of more than 1,100 sales and installation partners.
As previously announced, Maxeon will list its shares on the NASDAQ under the symbol MAXN. SunPower anticipates closing the planned Maxeon spin-off during the third quarter of 2020.
As one of the world's most innovative and sustainable energy companies, SunPower (NASDAQ:SPWR) provides a diverse group of customers with complete solar solutions and services. Residential customers, businesses, governments, schools and utilities around the globe rely on SunPower's more than 30 years of proven experience. From the first flip of the switch, SunPower delivers maximum value and superb performance throughout the long life of every solar system. Headquartered in Silicon Valley, SunPower has dedicated, customer-focused employees in Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, and North and South America. For more information about how SunPower is changing the way our world is powered, visit www.sunpower.com.
Forward Looking Statements
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