With operations in more than 80 countries, Exide Technologies is one of the world s largest producers and recyclers of lead-acid batteries. Headquartered in Alpharetta, Ga., it offers batteries for heavy- and light-duty trucks, forklifts and telecommunications systems. Founded in 1888, the company offers products under various brands, such as Super Crank, Road Force, Nautilus, Orbital, Marathon and Tudor. Exide Technologies offers a range of stored electrical energy products and services for industrial and transportation applications. The company also provides battery recycling and material safety services. It maintains human resources, communications, development and engineering departments. Exide Technologies serves clients in China and the United Kingdom.