11.03.15

visualplanet appoints EMEA distributor

Arrow Electronics has been appointed as the EMEA distributor for large format touch sensor technology company visualplanet.

Visualplanet is a global manufacturer that commercialises and industrialises large format touch sensor technology for use in digital, self-service interactive applications.

Under this new agreement, Arrow will offer visualplanet’s touchfoil technology, a clear large format, projected capacitance, flexible film sensor that can be applied to glass and many other surfaces to add interactive touch capabilities. Under this agreement, Arrow OCS’ customers will benefit from visualplanet’s expertise in projected capacitive touch sensors and continued development of this technology.

Vernon Spencer, MD of visualplanet, said: “We are delighted to be entering into a distribution agreement with Arrow. Together, we will create new markets and access high growth sectors in key global territories. It is an exciting time for large format touch technology as we are experiencing wider adoption and are working with our channel partners on ground-breaking applications.”

Amir Mobayen, vice president and general manager, Arrow OEM Computing Solutions EMEA, said: “visualplanet’s flagship technology can be used in a number of promising market sectors including retail, industrial and medical. This collaboration will be a major differentiator for Arrow OCS.”