Yepzon to go global with Orange
Finnish wearable tracker developer Yepzon has signed an agreement with Orange Business Services.
The three-year contract sees Orange providing Yepzon with IoT connectivity to 220 countries and territories worldwide and SIM cards for 100 000 locator devices.
“Yepzon’s intention to increase safety for millions and make the technology available for the benefit of families and loved ones around the world, as well as its ambitious growth plans, clearly call for a reliable and trustworthy global partner,” says Helmut Reisinger, executive vice president, International, Orange Business Services. “We are very happy to have been selected as their provider of choice and help enable their global ambition.”
Headquartered in Finland, Yepzon Group develops wearable technologies and smart-clothing applications. The company gathered 1.5 million euros of private capital during a recently completed funding round.