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Knowles and GN Store Nord A/S Expand Partnership Across Hearing Health Products

November 18, 2019

ITASCA, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 18, 2019--

Knowles Corporation (NYSE: KN), a market leader and global provider of advanced micro-acoustic, audio processing, and precision device solutions, today announced it has expanded its partnership with GN Store Nord A/S (CPH: GN) across its intelligent hearing solutions product lines.

This expanded relationship highlights the benefits that GN attains through Knowles’ significant investment in intellectual property to develop innovative and differentiated solutions and best-in-class manufacturing. As a result, GN has selected Knowles as a key supplier of balanced armature speakers and MEMS microphones for GN Hearing’s continuing leading-edge technology platforms.

“With increasing demand for voice control capabilities, better audio quality, and lower power consumption, Knowles is well positioned to enable superior performance across a diverse set of ear worn applications,” said Jeffrey Niew, president and CEO of Knowles. “Our innovative technologies, global scale and flexible design, as well as our manufacturing capabilities allow us to deliver better products faster for customers like GN, a global leader in audio solutions for medical, professional and consumer audio applications.”

About Knowles

Knowles Corporation (NYSE: KN) is a market leader and global provider of advanced micro-acoustic, audio processing, and precision device solutions, serving the mobile consumer electronics, communications, medical, defense, automotive, and industrial markets. Knowles uses its leading position in MEMS (micro-electro-mechanical systems) microphones and strong capabilities in audio processing technologies to optimize audio systems and improve the user experience in mobile, ear, and IoT applications. Knowles is also the leader in acoustic components, high-end capacitors, and mmWave RF solutions for a diverse set of markets. Knowles’ focus on the customer, combined with unique technology, proprietary manufacturing techniques, rigorous testing, and global scale, enables it to deliver innovative solutions that optimize the user experience. Founded in 1946 and headquartered in Itasca, Illinois, Knowles is a global organization with employees in 11 countries. The company was spun out from Dover Corporation in 2014 and has been focused on reshaping its business portfolio and investing in high value solutions to diversify its revenue and increase exposure to high-growth markets. For more information, visit knowles.com.

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CONTACT: Mike Knapp

Knowles Investor Relations

Phone: (630) 238-5236

Email:mike.knapp@knowles.com

KEYWORD: ILLINOIS UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: CONSUMER ELECTRONICS HEALTH MEDICAL DEVICES TECHNOLOGY AUDIO/VIDEO MOBILE/WIRELESS HARDWARE

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