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Twin Brothers Break Ground as Founders of First Black-Owned Battery Brand on Amazon


In a groundbreaking achievement for diversity and representation in the battery industry, Marcus and Markee Baskerville, twin brothers and the creators behind VoltCell, have made history. They proudly stand as the founders of the first and only Black-owned battery brand to be sold on the Amazon platform, marking a significant milestone in the world of batteries and e-commerce.

VoltCell’s remarkable journey is a testament to the brothers’ entrepreneurial spirit, unwavering commitment to product excellence, and their dedication to empowering their community. The brand’s high-performance batteries are now readily available for purchase on Amazon, providing customers with an opportunity to support and engage with a Black-owned business.

Marcus Baskerville, Co-Founder of VoltCell, expressed immense pride and joy, stating, “This moment is a source of great pride and joy for the entire VoltCell team. Being recognized as the first Black-owned battery company on Amazon underscores our unwavering commitment to excellence and our refusal to give up. It is an honor to represent diversity while offering customers a diverse choice for their battery needs.”

VoltCell’s presence on Amazon opens doors for customers nationwide to access quality products while supporting a business dedicated to providing options for everyday power needs. Markee Baskerville emphasized their gratitude for the journey, acknowledging the role of faith and determination in reaching this milestone.

With a range of battery offerings, including AA, AAA, 9V, and more, VoltCell’s inclusion on Amazon not only broadens consumer choices but also advances the causes of sustainability and diversity in the business world.

VoltCell invites everyone to celebrate this historic moment and join them in championing diversity and sustainable business practices. The company remains steadfast in its commitment to making a meaningful impact and setting new standards in the battery industry.

To learn more about VoltCell and explore their product offerings, visit their official website at




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