ZAP Power Systems To Change Name to Zapworld.Com

May 20, 1999 by Jeff Shepard

ZAP Power Systems (Sebastopol, CA) announced that its shareholders have agreed to change the corporate name to Zapworld.Com Inc. in response to increasing sales from the Internet. The name change is also meant to reflect the increasing role of the Internet for ZAP's marketing. According to ZAP, the company's Internet Shopping Mall averages 12,000-15,000 hits per day and has already received over 2 million hits in 1999. The company has changed its Internet domain name to to reflect the name change.