Laird In The News

Laird Featured as Industry Leader for Connected Vehicles

20 Jul 2015
DSRC Technology can connect vehicles and infrastructure creating a safer, more efficient road

The respected, U.K. based subscription news publication, Automotive World, published a contributed article by Laird automotive expert, Matt Van Dam. 

The article discusses the implications to safety and efficiency if all vehicles and roadway infrastructure were connected and able to share important information. 

Van Dam writes, "The challenge is that, network-connected cars and highways will operate in a far more complex radio frequency (RF) environment, which will require robust end-to-end infrastructure that enables immediate processing of life-...

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World Mining Magazine Features Laird Expert

06 Jul 2015
Laird Wireless Remote Controls improve safety and efficiency for industrial employees

The popular 'World Mining' magazine featured Laird's mining expert, Eric Brouillette in an article about underground connectivity. 

The article talks about how Laird products can help improve the safety and efficiency of workers above and below ground. 

"The best wireless solution," according to the article, "combines conventional two-way radio technology with high-speed data transmission. This allows mining management, superviosors, and mine workers to communicate by voice and data, but it also provides consistent, reliable signal strength above and...

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Laird's AA-230 Cooler Is Making Headlines Around the World

27 Jun 2015

The AA-230 cooler from Laird's Engineered Thermal Solutions group is getting global attention after the product launched in June.

Madrid, Spain based '' is a growing publication for professionals in the technology industry. 

The publication writes, "because of its innovative design, Laird’s new AA-230’s steady state construction requires less maintenance than standard compressor based air conditioners. It also creates energy savings by maintaining the appropriate temperature range using less energy than standard air-to-air...

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Laird's Automotive Innovations Driving Industry Advancements

11 Jun 2015

Laird's innovative solutions for the automotive industry, specifically the connected car, grabbed headlines in a global publication. 

EFYTimes reaches millions of people across the globe and is known for reporting about cutting-edge technologies. 

The publication ran an article regarding Laird's acceptance into the U.S. Department of Transportation's Affiliated Test Bed Program. 

The article states that, "Through this program Laird will take part in early phases of testing and support the transition of connected vehicle technology from research to deployment."

The article also quotes Laird's Senior Vice president of Telematics, Steve Brown as saying, "We are...

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Laird Antennas Capture International Attention From Media and Airline Passengers

02 Jun 2015

Global publisher, Diplay Plus, released a post in Korea saying that Laird antennas are improving the passenger experience at the Taoyuan International Airport in Taiwan. 

The article talks about how Laird antennas create a more reliable signal for the 15 million passengers every year utilizing 4G/ LTE communications as they travel through the airport. 

It also quotes Senior Vice President of Infrastructure Antenna Solutions for Laird, Monty Rohde as stating, "Multi-port functionality means fewer antennas are needed to provide excellent coverage and throughput because of their ability to transmit and receive cellular and...

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Laird’s New AA-480 Grabs Media Attention As It Improves Reliability of Cellular Coverage

27 May 2015
Laird’s new Air to Air outdoor cooler protects telecommunication battery cabinets and outdoor kiosks from temperature variations, ensuring maximum uptime and reducing maintenance costs.

Laird’s new Air to Air  AA-480 outdoor cooler protects telecommunication battery cabinets and outdoor kiosks from temperature variations, ensuring maximum uptime and reducing maintenance costs.

Power Systems Design, a global publication focused on the latest innovations and design news, recently published an article about this innovative new product which states, "Laird’s new AA-480 Series Outdoor Coolers protect (these) critical batteries by providing greater cooling power and increased reliability compared to other units currently on the market. And the AA-480 accomplishes this using less energy and taking up less space compared to similar units."...

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Laird’s Innovative Bluetooth Solution Wins 2015 ECN Impact Award

20 May 2015


Laird was featured in the wrap-up publication from the anual Electronic Design Show in Las Vegas. 

The winning design was for the BT900 series Bluetooth modules. The annual ECN IMPACT Awards recognize the products and services with the greatest impact on the electronic components industry. Laird’s BT900 series of Bluetooth modules was selected because it quickly, easily and affordably provides wireless freedom to devices across a range of industries.

Laird developed a proprietary programming language for the BT900 series called smartBASIC, which allows manufacturers of medical, industrial, and commercial equipment to quickly and easily...

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Laird Named as Key Company in Technology Growth Market

13 May 2015

A recent report regarding the "Thermal Materials Market" states that this market will grow at a CAGR of 11% over the next five years. That report also names Laird as a key player in the market. 

Laird is a global technology company providing components and solutions that protect electronics from electromagnetic interference and heat, and that enable connectivity through wireless applications and antennae systems. 

The thermal business within Laird’s Performance materials Business Unit has been a technology leader for over 15 years, enabling growth far exceeding that of the industry. 

The global footprint of Laird’s thermal R&D and manufacturing allows the...

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Laird Featured as High Growth Tech Company

11 May 2015

An article titled "Laird wired for growth," writen for the financial publication, InvestorsChronicle, talks about how Laird is well positioned to grow as the demand for consumer electronics continues to "skyrocket."

The May 7th article says Laird is "investing heavily in building its leading position in exciting end markets..." According to the Investors Chronicle website, the publication has been offering investment advice for more than 150 years. 

The commentary comes just as Laird released its results for Q1 2015. 

To read the full article a subscription is required, however you can read the preview by clicking here.

Laird Named Among Top 5 UK Tech Growth Prospects

20 Apr 2015

"Interactive Investor," a U.K. based investment site, identified Laird as one of the top 5 stocks set to "explode" with growth. 

The article mentions that in general, British based tech stocks have not been the focus of most investors, however Laird is part of an elite group in this category which has managed to increase its earnings per share in four of the last five years. 

The editor also says "looking ahead there is still great potential for price rises..." 

Laird is focused on being a trusted partner to its customers by delivering with innovations, reliable fulfillment, and speed. 

In a presentation at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, Laird's...

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