Laird Technologies Participates in 2011 International Consumer Electronics Show

Company Focuses on Wireless Solutions for U.S. Consumer Electronics Industry


St. Louis, Missouri, USA – January 18, 2011 – Laird Technologies, Inc., a global leader in the design and supply of customized performance-critical components and systems for advanced electronics and wireless products, recently participated in the 2011 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES). The show was held at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, January 4-10, 2011.

During the trade show, Laird Technologies conducted sessions which showcased its complete line of wireless embedded modules and M2M devices , with a focus on U.S. consumer technology market applications. The sessions were held in a hospitality suite located at Palazzo Resort Hotel & Casino, which provided customers, distributors, and potential partners with the opportunity to discuss M2M product and technology inquiries directly with Laird Technologies’ subject matter experts.

“2011 CES served as an excellent venue for showcasing not just consumer goods, but actual connected consumer goods,” said Jason Furr, Laird Technologies Global Sales Manager, Telematics & Wireless M2M. “It provided a great backdrop for Laird Technologies to exhibit its wireless M2M products and capabilities, and also created an opportunity for Laird Technologies to demonstrate its continued leadership role in the M2M market.”

The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) is the producer of the International CES. CEA is the preeminent trade association promoting growth in the U.S. consumer electronics industry. More than 2,000 companies enjoy the benefits of CEA membership, including legislative advocacy, market research, technical training and education, industry promotion, standards development and the fostering of business and strategic relationships.

Laird Technologies is active in the wireless M2M market, offering the widest range of high-performance wireless modules utilizing Bluetooth® technology, as well as integrated antennas and electronic components. The company’s broad selection of M2M products provides solutions for the automotive, telematics, healthcare, EPOS, retail, finance, and security, as well as asset management markets.

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About Laird Technologies, Inc.

Laird Technologies designs and manufactures customized, performance-critical products for wireless and other advanced electronics applications.

The company is a global market leader in the design and supply of electromagnetic interference (EMI) shielding, thermal management products, specialty metal products, signal integrity components, and wireless antenna solutions, as well as radio frequency (RF) modules and systems.

Custom products are supplied to all sectors of the electronics industry including the handset, telecommunications, data transfer and information technology, automotive, aerospace, defense, consumer, medical, and industrial markets.

Laird Technologies, a unit of Laird PLC, employs over 10,000 employees in more than 39 facilities located in 13 countries.


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