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Posted: Apr 3rd, 2012
Blue Spark Technologies to Showcase Low Voltage Printed Batteries
(Nanowerk News) Blue Spark Technologies, the leading supplier
of thin, flexible, eco-friendly printed batteries, has announced its participation in Printed
Electronics Europe 2012, a conference and exhibition hosted by IDTechEx. The annual
event, to be held on April 3-4 in Berlin, Germany, highlights technology advances in printed,
organic and flexible electronics across the globe.
Blue Spark's exhibit at Stand D108 will demonstrate how the company's low voltage printed
batteries are used as a primary power source in a wide variety of printed electronics
applications, including: interactive packaging and merchandising displays for consumer
goods; battery assisted RFID and RF-linked sensor solutions for product, asset and people
tracking; powered "smartcards" that provide transactional authentication and security; and a
host of interactive printed media products, such as books, magazines, posters, toys, greeting
cards and apparel.
Demonstrations and Presentation Highlight Battery Applications
Visitors to the Blue Spark exhibit can see the firm's versatile battery technology in action
through hands-on demonstrations in which a 1.5 volt battery is paired with other printed
electronic components, such as LED lights, audio chips and electro-chromic inks, to provide
an interactive experience for users.
At the show conference, Matt Ream, Blue Spark Technologies' vice president of marketing,
will speak about how innovations in printed battery technology are enabling a host of new
applications in printed and traditional electronics. Entitled Printed Batteries and Their
Applications, Ream's program is scheduled for Wednesday, April 4th at 11:15 a.m. For more
information, visit http://www.idtechex.com/printed-electronics-europe-12/pe.asp.
Blue Spark President and CEO John Gannon will also present prior to the conference, on
Monday afternoon (April 2) at the Pre-Conference Investment Summit.
About Blue Spark Technologies
Blue Spark Technologies, Inc. is the leader in developing flexible, printed, "green,"
proprietary power source solutions for battery-powered printed electronic systems. The
company was founded as Thin Battery Technologies in 2002 with patented technology and
technical leadership from Energizer (Eveready Battery Company). Blue Spark customers
include manufacturers, product designers, and integrators across multiple industries
including: interactive packaging, RFID, pharmaceutical, powered smart cards, and novelty
items. Users of products powered by Blue Spark batteries enjoy increased efficiency, greater
convenience and portability, improved safety, lower manufacturing and assembly costs,
higher profit margins, and greater environmental responsibility. For more information, visit
www.bluesparktechnologies.com or call +1 440 249 5400.
Source: Blue Spark Technologies (press release)
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