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LOS ANGELES –  Panel the Planet Inc and PTP Direct today officially introduced SOLVAO, the first entity under its umbrella of retail brands.  The new brand will sell solar powered products globally while using resources to help those in need of power around the world.  With the announcement comes information about the new brand, including its initial product line, vision and mission statements.  SOLVAO was formed in August of this year, and has been preparing to fully launch in time for the holidays.

“We are extremely excited to introduce SOLVAO, our first full brand under the PTP Direct umbrella of companies,” said Dave Heavenridge, Founder of PTP Direct and SOLVAO.  “We believe the future of solar energy is bright and we look forward to helping lead the way forward through our products and involvement in communities around the world.”

SOLVAO plans on offering 4 different products this holiday season, a solar powered lantern and 3 variations of solar string lights.  The company was previously selling these products under the name PTP Direct, and have fully rebranded them under the SOLVAO brand.  Plans for SOLVAO will include expansion into three primary categories:  Home & Garden, Camping & Outdoors, and Power & Charging.

SOLVAO Company Vision

Providing a wide range of solar-powered products to the global marketplace while combining our resources and the sun’s energy to help transform communities in need.

SOLVAO Company Mission

SOLVAO offers a wide range of solar powered products to consumers throughout the world, selling through both digital and retail channels.  Our goal is to continuously expand into new markets, providing the widest range of solar consumer products available on the planet. SOLVAO will research and track the latest technological advances to keep pace with evolving consumer needs.  Our customers are environmentally conscious people who enjoy the outdoors and believe in harnessing the power of the sun.

SOLVAO is committed to reducing the world’s carbon footprint, one product at a time. By offering only eco-friendly, solar powered items, we aim to transform communities through the installation of solar power, working with people in need and donating to affiliated causes.

More About SOLVAO

SOLVAO was formed in Los Angeles, CA in August of 2016, with the goal of offering the widest selection of solar powered products available on the planet.  After starting a solar energy consulting company in 2015, owners Dave Heavenridge and Mark Latham saw an opportunity to enter the fledgling solar market for consumer products.  Business took off quickly, and the idea was born…Why stop now?

With thousands of options available and increasingly improving technology, solar consumer products will continue to evolve and become an integral part of cultures at home and abroad.  As long as the sun keeps shining, SOLVAO will be committed to your solar powered life.

Contact Information

Jennifer Martin
Press Manager
(424) 226-2641

The SOLVAO team is extremely excited to announce our early website release, today, October 22nd.  While our official release is scheduled for some time next month, we would like to share our vision and mission of what this company strives to be.

Our Vision

Providing a wide range of solar-powered products across the globe and harnessing resources to provide solar energy to those in need.

Our Mission

SOLVAO (pronounced “soul vow”) strives to reduce the world’s carbon footprint, one ray of light at a time. We are committed to offering a wide range of solar powered consumer products across the globe both through digital platforms and retail channels. Our customers are environmentally conscious people who are seeking solutions to modern issues. They are people who enjoy the outdoors and believe in harnessing the power of the sun.

Our Top Priority: The Customer

Our top priority is simple:  Customer Satisfaction.  As we continue to grow and add new solar powered products to our line, our customers are the primary thing in mind. We strive to provide 100% satisfaction to all customers through quality products and top-notch customer service.

As we continue to grow our brand, add high quality solar powered products, and begin our charity work around the world, we hope you will join us in our vision to make the world a better place by spreading the use of eco friendly products and solar energy.