OULU, FINLAND/TOKYO, JAPAN (24 July 2018) – Today, Cornes Technologies Ltd., a major importer and distributor of high-tech products and equipment to Japan, and TactoTek®, the leading developer of injection molded structural electronics (IMSE™) solutions, announced that they have entered into a sales and distribution relationship for the Japanese market.
“Cornes Technologies is delighted to be selected by TactoTek to promote and sell its revolutionary IMSE technology to Japanese customers,” noted Shuji Ikeda, Department Manager, Electronic Communications Solutions at Cornes Technologies. “TactoTek’s IMSE technology presents us with a truly unique business opportunity and we are confident of achieving great success together in the Japanese market.”
Cornes Technologies is a leading specialist in the promotion, marketing and sale of innovative products and advanced technologies sourced from overseas to meet the needs of Japanese industries and has multiple active TactoTek IMSE projects with their customers.
“The Japanese market is very receptive to IMSE technology. Rapidly increasing IMSE demand makes it the right time to augment TactoTek’s personnel in Japan, the company’s APAC business center, by collaborating with partners like Cornes Technologies to increase market coverage and provide superior customer service,” said Sami Hyyryläinen, TactoTek Senior Vice President of Field Operations. “Cornes Technologies brings technology expertise as well as deep, longstanding relationships across many industries and together we are ideally positioned to deliver IMSE solutions for Japanese companies.”
TactoTek is a leading provider of solutions for Injection Molded Structural Electronics (IMSE) that integrate printed circuitry and electronic components into 3D injection molded plastics. Leading use cases include in-vehicle applications, home/industrial appliances, and wearable technology. TactoTek adapts customer designs to IMSE technology, develops mass production ready prototypes, and mass produces or licenses the technology for 3rd party mass production. TactoTek is funded by Conor Venture Partners, Ascend Capital Partners, Faurecia Ventures, Plastic Omnium, Nanogate, VTT Ventures and Leaguer VC. For more information, please visit www.tactotek.com
About Cornes Technologies Limited
Part of the Cornes Group, one of the oldest and most respected trading groups in Japan, Cornes Technologies Limited is a leading specialist importer and distributor with unrivalled experience in the promotion, marketing and sale of innovative products and advanced technologies sourced from overseas to satisfy the needs of Japanese business and industry. Working closely with its network of international partners around the globe, Cornes Technologies Limited prides itself on a proven ability to respond swiftly, flexibly and successfully in providing its customers with the very best that the world has to offer. https://www.cornestech.