NC Company Overview
ProGlove is a company that produces revolutionary wearable barcode scanner gloves that connect workers in industrial and manufacturing settings to internet of things (IoT) enabled devices. The ProGlove devices can integrate efficiently with the systems used in warehouses and manufacturing plants to allow workers to scan barcodes used for tracking without having to pick up or carry around bulky scanning equipment. This can save a significant amount of time, speeding some processes up by as much as 50%.
The benefits of using the ProGlove devices can be seen not only in packing and logistics but also in manufacturing and production, allowing for the scanner to become an extension of the worker’s tools. The ergonomic design and user-friendly interfaces to the scanners make them extremely simple for workers to get used to, and convenient to implement.
As of May 2019, ProGlove has received funding from major venture capital investors including Bayern Kapital, Deutsche Invest Venture Capital, Gettylab, and Intel Capital. ProGlove, based in Munich, Germany has over 130 employees of 40 different nationalities. It is used by many major companies in industries including retail, automotive, manufacturing, logistics and industry, and customers include big names like Volkswagen and Lufthansa Teknik.