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Batteries Plus Opens New Location in Okeechobee, FL

Batteries Plus Opens New Location in Okeechobee, FL

Batteries Plus Opens New Location in Okeechobee, FL


Batteries Plus Opens New Location in Okeechobee, FL
Trusted Expert for All Things Batteries, Lightbulbs and Phone Repair is Dedicated to Powering it’s Communities
Okeechobee, FL. (April 22, 2024) Batteries Plus, the nation’s leading battery retailer, opened its newest location at 810 N Parrott Avenue, Okeechobee, FL, on April 22, 2024. 

For 35 years Batteries Plus has helped power the communities they serve by addressing customers’ needs quickly and professionally. As temps are climbing residents are using their seasonal toys and vehicles, Okeechobee residents are able to rely on the team at Batteries Plus to power those applications. In addition to being a single-source supplier for all battery, light bulb, and phone repair needs, Batteries Plus is a safe recycling partner for all bulbs and batteries, including lithium-ion.

Batteries Plus offers premium car and truck batteries for both retail and commercial customers, as well as complementary services like free car battery testing and free battery installation on most vehicles. Beyond auto services, Batteries Plus also specializes in device repair and key services. On-site technicians have professional certifications and hours of training time, making them experts in phone and tablet repair and battery replacement, as well as in key cutting and auto key fob programming. Okeechobee area residents who enjoy time outdoors will appreciate the selection of portable power solutions to help power devices on hikes or during sightseeing, or to use as a backup resource for home generators.  

The new Okeechobee Batteries Plus location is owned by Kurt and Liz Storkel. This is the Storkels’ first location. Kurt has spent over two decades as the Senior South East Regional Facilities Manager for The Cheesecake Factory and Liz spent over 30 years as an elementary school teacher. “Batteries Plus of Okeechobee will meet the need for those that need power for their everyday lives, immediate repair for devices, quality products in-stock and same-day services,” said Kurt. “Our local team will be there to help provide a memorable experience that is readily accessible to residents, local businesses, and more to meet their demand for a quick and efficient shopping experience, conveniently located in their neighborhood.”

Batteries Plus locations across the country are essential to the communities they serve, bringing power to cars & trucks, golf carts, RVs, boats and more, while Batteries Plus Business partners with key industries like construction, health care, government, education and many others. 

“The new Batteries Plus location will be an excellent addition to our Okeechobee market,” said Scott Williams, CEO of Batteries Plus. “We are excited for Kurt and Liz, who will continue to grow within their community and provide our products and services to his neighbors in Okeechobee.” 

For more information about the new location in Okeechobee, please visit /batteries-plus-1158 or call (863) 484-6032.

Batteries Plus, founded in 1988 and headquartered in Hartland, WI, is a leading omnichannel retailer of batteries, specialty light bulbs and phone repair services for the direct-to-consumer and commercial channels. The retailer also offers key programming, replacement and cutting services. Through a nationwide network of stores, the company offers a differentiated value proposition of unrivaled product selection, in-stock availability and customer service. Batteries Plus is owned by Freeman Spogli, a private equity firm based in Los Angeles and New York City. To learn more about one of Forbes®' Best Franchises to Buy in America, visit 
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