Wuerth Elektronik eiSos acquires AMBER wireless



AMBER wireless, manufacturer of wireless connectivity solutions, is now part of Wuerth Elektronik eiSos. With the merger, the owner-run wireless specialist founded in 1998 lays the foundation for its further growth and the globalization of its activities. Through the acquisition, Wuerth Elektronik eiSos considerably expands its range in growth fields, such as Internet of Things, Industry 4.0 and Smart Metering.

AMBER wireless is one of the leading manufacturers of low power ISM/SRD solutions in Europe and offers highly efficient wireless products in the 169 MHz, 433 MHz, 868 MHz, 915 MHz and 2.4 GHz frequency bands. These wireless solutions are considered to be important components for growth-intensive application areas, such as sensor networks, Internet of Things, telemetry, logistics, asset tracking, Smart Metering, medical technology, security systems, as well as Smart Home, industry and building automation.

“Integration of AMBER wireless is our good fortune. The expertise and the products, which the new colleagues contribute, support Wuerth Elektronik eiSos in a strategically crucial segment. The leading-edge technology for industrial wireless networks boosts our range for growth markets like Industry 4.0, IoT or Smart Metering. Planned investments in this field will support our global activities”, according to Oliver Konz and Thomas Schrott, CEOs of Wuerth Elektronik eiSos Group.

Heinz Brych, founder and Managing Director of AMBER wireless, says: “I know we are in good hands with Wuerth Elektronik eiSos. Here we will receive the necessary support to expand our global presence. Strong relationships with semiconductor manufacturers across the world, a global sales network and outstanding direct selling – these are things where Wuerth Elektronik has the edge over us and from which we are set to profit greatly. I’m glad to be able to secure the future of AMBER wireless in this way.”

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