Intelligent Product Solutions (IPS) today announced that it has signed a distribution agreement with Ingram Micro to distribute IPS' complete line of Kea software.
January 5, 2014 (Newswire) - New U.S. Agreement Makes Kea Workforce Collaboration Solution Software Available from the World's Largest Technology Distributor
Intelligent Product Solutions (IPS) today announced that it has signed a distribution agreement with Ingram Micro, the world's largest technology distributor and global leader in mobile device lifecycle services to distribute IPS' complete line of Kea software products in the U.S. Ingram Micro is the second distribution partner for IPS' line of Kea products.
Kea software by IPS is a Workforce Collaboration Solution that transforms traditional methods of staff management by creating a highly scalable and effective communication platform for getting work done. Kea empowers all levels of workers with task and voice management to improve productivity, reduce costs and provide better customer service. www.keasuite.com
Kea software runs on the Motorola SB1, a brand-new mobile device. The SB1 is designed to support superior customer service, and it is durable, compact and lightweight enough to wear comfortably for an entire shift. The SB1 features a barcode scanner and the E Ink® Pearl display that is easy to read in all lighting conditions.
The Kea Solution is also available as a native Android application for the Motorola MC40. Additionally, Kea can be accessed from most mobile devices with an internet connection.
"IPS is very excited to be working with Ingram Micro as the company has a strong reach into the mobility reseller market with a vast territory and product offerings. Ingram Micro is a leader in technology delivery, which offers options for companies seeking our productivity software," says Derek Peterson, IPS' VP of Software Engineering.
"Workforce Collaboration Software is an essential piece of the mobile solution and IPS' Kea software offers a great complement to our existing mobility, data capture and point of sale portfolio," says Carla Cicero, executive director vendor management and sales - Data Capture/POS, Ingram Micro North America.
About Intelligent Product Solutions
Intelligent Product Solutions (IPS) is a product design consultancy with designers and engineers providing end-to-end product development services which include industrial design, mechanical, electrical, and software engineering, program management and marketing. Our design approach is deeply rooted in user-centered product development principles; we consider all your stakeholders and deliver results that make your products shine and your bottom line thrive. With team members holding more than 100 US & overseas patents, IPS has built an extensive portfolio of innovative and market leading products developed for clients and partners such as Motorola, L3Communications and Danaher. IPS is also a software development company offering productivity software including Kea, a Workforce Collaboration Solution.
About Ingram Micro Inc.
Ingram Micro is the world's largest wholesale technology distributor and a global leader in IT supply-chain and mobile device lifecycle services. As a vital link in the technology value chain, Ingram Micro creates sales and profitability opportunities for vendors and resellers through unique marketing programs, outsourced logistics and mobile solutions, technical support, financial services and product aggregation and distribution. The company is the only global broad-based IT distributor, serving approximately 160 countries on six continents with the world's most comprehensive portfolio of IT products and services. Visit www.ingrammicro.com.