CES — the largest electronics and technology trade show in the world is happening January 6-9 in Las Vegas, Nevada. 2 million+ square feet of space will house over 4,000 exhibitors this year, featuring products—and the companies that create them — for the consumer technology market.
22 different Minnesota-based firms are represented, from Afinia to Zivix. In alphabetical order they are:
3M – Inside and out, 3M science enhances your electronic device display experience. Protect your screen and your privacy, experience multi-touch monitors, see how we make displays brighter, lighter, more energy efficient and more colorful! Visit booth #31411 (South Hall 3) or www.3M.com.
Afinia – will be showing its award winning 3D printer, and full line of ABS filament. Our H-Series 3D printer was voted “Best Overall Experience”, “Easiest To Set Up” and “Easiest To Use” in the recent Make Magazine 3D printer shootout. Demonstrations will be held continuously during the day.
Audio Research – anufacturer of world-class high-end audio components including line-stage and phono preamplifiers, CD players, integrated and power amplifiers, and high-resolution digital-to-analog converters. Audio Research has been the most revered name in high-performance electronics since 1970.
Bel Canto Design – manufactures award-winning, high-fidelity audio components for the Two-Channel and Multi-Channel enthusiast. Our lineup includes DAC Controllers, Network Renderers, Stereo, Mono and Integrated Amplifiers and Source Components (CD Transport).
Bracketron – the industry leader in universal mounting solutions and accessories for many of today’s most popular mobile and handheld technologies including smartphone, GPS, tablet/PC, MP3, and satellite radio.
Cima NanoTech – specializes in high-performance transparent conductive film solutions based on its proprietary SANTE self-assembling nanoparticle technology. The unique technology enables applications such as large format projected capacitive touch screens from 40”-85″ screen sizes.
Comply – memory foam tips for in-ear earphones are manufactured in the USA and sold by Hearing Components, a 3M spinoff founded in 1990 by Dr. Oliveira. Comply™ tips come bundled in 50+ brands of earphones; they add comfort, allow for a custom fit, and keep the device securely in the ear canal.
Danville Signal Processing – is a DSP oriented technology partner for high performance audio. We work with OEMs & ODMs who want to enhance their product offerings to include DSP based active crossovers, bass management systems, high end wireless audio, USB audio class 2 DACs and headphone amplifiers.
Digital River – Backed by 20 years of ecommerce experience, Digital River is recognized as a leading global provider of Commerce-as-a-Service solutions. Companies of all sizes rely on Digital River’s cloud-based commerce, payments and marketing services to manage and grow their online businesses.
Ergotron Home – is a company committed to delivering innovative solutions that promote healthier, more productive environments. Leveraging Ergotron’s ergonomics expertise and 35 years of business excellence, ErgotronHome is poised to bring world-class products to where you live.
Exosite – enables the world’s leading durable goods manufacturers to quickly deploy solutions that capture the IoT generation of business. Exosite’s enterprise-grade, analytics-driven IoT software platform allows OEMs to create economic leverage while eliminating the risk of custom infrastructure.
Hema Imaging – HemaVision is a computer vision thermal imager that lets you see in the dark and diagnose problems in your building or anywhere temperatures are important.
Honeywell International – Honeywell’s connected technologies and solutions have been enabling individuals to live more efficiently, safely, comfortably, and healthier at home for more than a century. We understand how complex systems work and help people continually manage and improve them, creating a seamless user experience.
Hydreon Corporation – makes FakeTV, a burglar deterrent device that simulates the light output of an operating television.
MEM-CE – is the exclusive licensee of Memorex brand for Consumer Electronics in the US, Mexico and Canada.
NUU Mobile – designs and manufactures unlocked Android™ smartphones. Our phones are GMS-certified and backed by a 2-year limited warranty. Ranging from capable entry-level models to flagship devices, our custom-built phones deliver superior performance at affordable prices.
PetChatz – When you’re at work, on vacation, or just feel like checking in, PetChatz HD is there when you can’t be. Phone your pet for two-way video chats. Dispense treats and scents. Let them call YOU with PawCall.
Polaroid – is one of the most trusted, well-respected and recognizable brands in the world. It began 78 years ago with Polaroid instant film and cameras. Today, Polaroid continues to expand its range of products that deliver the quality and exceptional value for which the brand has long stood.
SANUS – designs and builds a broad variety of audio video mounts, furnishings and accessories that are engineered to enhance AV systems. Sanus offers more than 300 products, including home theater units, TV stands, audio racks, wall mounts and speaker supports.
Sleep Number – is a sleep innovation leader whose mission is to improve lives by individualizing sleep experiences. The company is the exclusive designer, manufacturer, marketer, retailer and servicer of a complete line of Sleep Number® beds, as well as proprietary SleepIQ® technology to track sleep.
UnitedHealthcare – serves key markets and geographic regions with a broad range of health benefit products and services for both consumers and benefit sponsors. We serve people in employer-sponsored health plans, those enrolled in Medicare and Medicaid, and those who purchase their own health plans.
Zivix – a technology company focused on making music and musical instruments more accessible for everyone. Featuring the hardware of the award winning jamstik+, the puc+ and announcing a new mass market musical product at CES each product is combined with a robust app/software based experience.