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.