IoT devices including wearable smart trackers are set to grow rapidly in 2019 with the deployment of new narrowband LTE technologies by carriers around the globe. Location and sensor technology solution provider Yepzon is one of the first companies to launch a premium Smart Tracker with sensoring technology built on the Qualcomm® Snapdragon Wear™ 1200 platform. The products will be on display at Qualcomm’s main booth (#10948) during the CES in Las Vegas starting on January 8th, 2019.
Yepzon Oy is the main investor in the financing round organized by Fidera Oy from Turku, Finland. The growth company raises EUR114,000 in new capital to implement rapid growth. The financing arrangement also includes a transfer of shares between the companies. After the round of financing, Yepzon’s shareholding in Fidera will be 13% and the entire investor group’s total shareholding will be 21%.
Santa Claus has been a magical figure for the world’s children for centuries. He is capable of visiting every child within the two Christmas days and spread Christmas joy all over the world.
This year, families worldwide can finally take a sneak peek at the ongoing Christmas preparations of Santa and his Elves. This leads up to tracking Santa’s journey around the world starting on Christmas Eve. This opportunity is provided by the Finnish location and sensoring technology company, Yepzon, and SantaPark- the home cavern of Santa Claus, located in Rovaniemi, Finland. The two companies have joined forces in launching an app that shows the movements of Santa’s personal tracker worldwide. Continue reading This Christmas you can track Santa Claus in real time!
Finland based location technology provider Yepzon Oy announces opening of new retail channel Best Buy – the largest specialty retailer in the U.S consumer electronics retail industry. The news of increased availability came at the same time as the previously announced Joint Venture between Yepzon and its former U.S competitor Location Based Technologies (LBAS) started its operations. Combined resources will accumulate into strong growth for Yepzon’s Q4 result. Continue reading Best Buy starts selling Yepzon in the United States while merger speeds up growth
Media Release June 26, 2018
The Finnish location technology provider Yepzon Enterprises has received an investment from NFT Ventures. The investment opens the Bonnier media channels for Yepzon in all the Nordic countries. The investment is part of Yepzon’s ongoing public share issue on the crowdfunding platform Invesdor. Continue reading Bonnier related NFT Ventures fund invests in Finnish Yepzon
BULLETIN June 21, 2018
Release Date: June 21, 2018
The Finnish location technology service provider Yepzon and the leading security company Securitas have agreed on extended collaboration to create B2B security service solutions. After successful municipal pilot projects in Finland, the collaboration is extending also to corporate personnel security abroad. Continue reading Yepzon and Securitas to launch cutting-edge B2B security solutions
BULLETIN June 13, 2018
Release Date: June 13, 2018
The location technology provider Yepzon Enterprises and the leading global provider of technologies and services for the pulp, paper, and energy industry, Valmet, have joined forces to develop a state-of-the-art logistics service and a sensor device to cater for the needs of the oil and gas industry. The cooperation will result in a superb combination of a terminal device developed by Yepzon and Valmet combined with Valmet’s DNA software. Continue reading Yepzon and Valmet to bring a modern industrial internet solution to the oil and gas industry
Release Date: May 17, 2018
The location technology provider Yepzon Oy is strengthening its position on the US location service market. Yepzon’s first M&A is to merge the consumer business of PocketFinder, a licensing partner of Yepzon since 2016, into Yepzon’s US affiliate, Yepzon Inc.
The Letter of Intent for the acquisition was signed on April 3, 2018. Should the M&A be realized, the company behind PocketFinder, Location Based Technologies (LBAS), listed in the US, will become an owner in Yepzon Inc. Continue reading Finnish Yepzon Signs LOI for Acquisition in the US, Launches Share Issue on Invesdor
Media Release 20 Mar 2018
Release Date: Immediately
The location technology and device developer Yepzon Enterprises is making its latest locator, the Yepzon™ Asset, available to a wider audience. The device, which is primarily designed for industrial and logistical needs, is now going to be made available to SMEs and consumers as well.
Continue reading Yepzon’s latest locator tracks logistics and assets – now also available to smaller companies and consumers
Media Release 17 Jan 2018
Release Date: Immediately
Location tracking device and service provider Yepzon Oy has made a licensing and resale agreement with Tramigo Oy, a company specializing in vehicle tracking devices. Through the joint effort, both companies are hoping to gain a strong presence on the personal security market in several emerging countries – the goal is to sell more than 100,000 devices in 3 years in Africa, South America, and Asia. Continue reading Yepzon to begin cooperation with tracking product provider Tramigo – a strong foothold in high-growth markets