AUGUST 19--Symagery (Ottawa, Canada; www.symagery.com) announced that Instruments and Equipment Company (I&E) has signed a distributor agreement under which it will distribute Symagery's OEM imaging systems and components to kiosk vendor customers. I&E is a value-added distributor of OEM kiosk component hardware. With more than 25 years experience in the kiosk business, I&E sources and supplies reliable hardware components for its OEM customer base. The Symagery imaging products will complement a full line of barcode readers, thermal printers, keyboards, card readers, and displays targeted at the demanding kiosk manufacturer.
Symagery provides image-capture solutions exclusively for OEMs serving automatic identification and data capture markets around the world. Its products include image engines, software and processor boards for use in scanners, portable data terminals, kiosks, and machine-vision applications. Says Joseph Trobert, president of I&E, "There is an emerging need in the kiosk market for two-dimensional reading and imaging capabilities. Our customers are looking to replace their linear and laser scanners with image readers. Symagery's advanced imaging systems offer our customers a next-generation technology that can easily be integrated into their systems. In addition, we chose to partner with Symagery because of its exclusive focus on only working with OEMs as strategic partners. This makes for a truly collaborative working relationship."