ANN ARBOR, MI July 27, 2020 — Sewio, a UWB-based real-time location system (RTLS) vendor, today announced it has partnered with Treetown Tech, a product development firm based in Ann Arbor, MI.  With this partnership, Treetown Tech becomes just the third Sewio Gold Partner in the United States.

After successful installation of Sewio RTLS technology in a heavy truck manufacturing plant, Treetown Tech is providing a wide range of factory intelligence solutions, including streamlined material flow, indoor/outdoor asset tracking, custom dashboard visualizations, and upgraded Quality Management System (QMS).

Figure 1:  A sample of Sewio’s line of RTLS products

“Sewio’s UWB-based RTLS hardware and software suite provides a flexible platform for us to integrate with our customers’ current IT infrastructure and create custom location-based products and visualizations,” said Kris Schilling, Partner and Lead IOT Engineer at Treetown Tech.  “We look forward to expanding our product offerings in this rapidly growing area as we usher in the Industry 4.0 era.”

In addition to providing custom solutions, Treetown Tech has an on-site showroom to demonstrate the technology.  For more information on RTLS or to schedule a showroom visit, please email [email protected]

See joint press release with Sewio on the partnership announcement here.

About Treetown Tech

Founded in Ann Arbor, MI in 2016, Treetown Tech is a full-service product development partner specializing in the intersection of mechanical, electrical, and software engineering disciplines.  Treetown Tech leverages agile development processes, integrated product teams, and rapid prototyping to reduce risk and create robust products in a shortened timespan.  This approach to fast, low-risk product development serves customers in the manufacturing, consumer electronics, transportation, automotive, and defense industries.

About Sewio Networks

Sewio Networks provides a real-time location system (RTLS) for indoor positioning that drives business results for companies in the intralogistics, retail, sport, entertainment and livestock industries. The system is built on ultra-wide band technology (UWB) and delivered with RTLS Studio, remote management and visualization software.

It gives partners and customers a precise, easy-to-integrate, reliable and fully scalable IoT solution for the digitization of movement to allow process visibility, boost production efficiency, simplify the inventory process and increase safety. Founded in 2014, Sewio is headquartered in the Czech Republic with offices in Germany and France. Sewio has 29 system integration partners and powers customers in 37 countries. Customers include: Volkswagen, Budvar, Pirelli, Matador, TPCA, Škoda.

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