ROCHESTER, NY, January 23, 2023 – Vuzix® Corporation (NASDAQ: VUZI), ("Vuzix" or, the "Company"), a leading supplier of Smart Glasses and Augmented Reality (AR) technology and products, today announced that its Vuzix smart glasses have begun to be deployed by Ox, a Vuzix value added reseller, at one of the world’s largest logistics platform providers.
Vuzix M400 smart glasses are lightweight powerful productivity tools for a wide range of user applications.
“We’re excited to grow our partnership with Vuzix to deliver the benefits of wearable devices. Now more than ever, the largest supply chain companies in the world are turning to human centered automation to increase operational efficiency. Our Operator Experience platform can run on any Vuzix smart glasses to power the future of work for retail and supply chain operations,” said Charu Thomas, Founder and CEO of Ox.
“We have been working with Ox for several years and it is great to see them start deploying our smart glasses at a leading firm in the logistics space," said Paul Travers, President and Chief Executive Officer at Vuzix. “Ox is pursuing multiple customer opportunities using our smart glasses at this point and we look forward to their continued success with this customer and other blue chip firms.”
Ox provides human centered automation for retail and supply chain operations. Founded in 2019, Ox is a software platform that invented human centered automation to deliver the benefits of wearable computing to frontline operations. We enable retail and supply chain enterprises to define the operator experience. A single platform that connects your frontline, so you can design efficient and agile operations. Through configurable, app-based workflows and real-time, operational intelligence, operators are directed with intuitive guidance on any wearable device. Define the operator experience and increase operational efficiency, frontline training, and supply chain capacity by 20%.
About Vuzix Corporation
Vuzix is a leading supplier of Smart Glasses and Augmented Reality (AR) technologies and products for the consumer and enterprise markets. The Company's products include personal display and wearable computing devices that offer users a portable high-quality viewing experience, provide solutions for mobility, wearable displays and augmented reality. Vuzix holds 274 patents and patents pending and numerous IP licenses in the Video Eyewear field. Moviynt, an SAP Certified ERP SaaS logistics solution provider, is a Vuzix wholly owned subsidiary. The Company has won Consumer Electronics Show (or CES) awards for innovation for the years 2005 to 2023 and several wireless technology innovation awards among others. Founded in 1997, Vuzix is a public company (NASDAQ: VUZI) with offices in Rochester, NY, Oxford, UK, and Tokyo, Japan. For more information, visit the Vuzix website, Twitter and Facebook pages.
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