Altierre’s Growth Continues with Over 6 Million Digital Signs Shipped to U.S. and European Retailers
San Jose, Calif., September 15, 2014 — Altierre Corp., a provider of ultra-low power long-range wireless technology for the Internet of Things and innovative applications that are transforming retail in over 1,000 cities, today announced it has shipped more than 6 million digital tags and signs to date, bringing an array of benefits to its retail customers in the U.S. and Europe.
More than four million of Altierre’s digital signs are currently installed and operating nationwide in retail stores in over 1,000 U.S. cities, including the only chain-wide deployment of digital signs in the country. In addition, two million of Altierre’s digital price tags are installed and operating in stores across France.
“Crossing six million products shipped is a tremendous milestone for the company and truly validates our technology, the scalability of our in-store wireless network, and the continued confidence of our customers,” said Altierre Chairman and CEO Sunit Saxena. “Many of our installations are approaching the five-year mark in their deployment, which affirms their long-range battery life and reliability. We have established Altierre as a global leader in low-power retail technology, capable of deploying a long-range network that supports over 60,000 digital tags, signs and sensors in a single retail store.”
By providing bi-directional communication and a host of innovative applications, Altierre gives forward-thinking retailers a competitive advantage through greater efficiencies, cost savings and revenue-enhancing pricing and promotional opportunities to deliver rapid ROI and bring the advantages of the Internet to brick and mortar stores.
Altierre recently announced an aggressive expansion of its global sales effort, including its first international office based in Paris to ramp up sales and service customers in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
Altierre unlocks the promise of Big Data and the Internet of Things with its revolutionary wireless technology that enables devices to exchange data and instructions bi-directionally in a low cost, low energy, highly scalable network. Altierre’s proprietary networking and technology solutions enable retailers to leverage digital innovations that deliver significant cost savings and revenue opportunities including dynamic promotional pricing, shelf sensors that monitor inventory and temperature fluctuations, and point-of-decision customer mobile communications.
Altierre Corp. is a leader in proven technology that delivers the promise of the Internet of Things. Altierre’s thin infrastructure, bi-directional, ultra-low power wireless solutions are already transforming the $12 trillion retail industry with a turnkey platform that allows millions of multi-year battery life wireless devicesto seamlessly and securely communicate in large retail stores at the shelf edge or mobile racks, creating numerous, real time touch points with consumers, products and store associates, thus enabling an array of innovative applications. The new era of RF-based applications developed by Altierre offers retail chains unparalleled benefits, from realizing billions of dollars in cost savings and revenue opportunities to enhancing productivity, merchandising and the consumer shopping experience. The technology can easily be scaled into many more verticals including supply chains, manufacturing, automotive, homes, and defense, etc. Incorporated in 2003, Altierre is headquartered in San Jose, Calif. For more information, visit www.altierre.com.