Quantum International Corp. (OTCBB: QUAN) announced today it will expand
its focus on robotics to include powerful new automated accessories and
peripherals designed for use with Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) devices,
including the new iPad Mini.
“The demand for peripheral devices capable of augmenting the abilities
of these powerful tablets is growing by the day,” said Quantum CEO
Robert Federowicz. “Thanks to our experience in the field of robotics,
our company is uniquely positioned to produce incredible new accessories
that will stretch the world’s understanding of what an iPad or iPhone
Sales of iPads and other tablets have been particularly strong in 2012.
Market researcher IDC estimates that 122.3 million tablets were sold
this year alone. The future looks bright as well: IDC estimates that
282.7 million tablets will be sold in 2016.
That’s good news for makers of tablet accessories. The market for iOS
accessories is currently worth $2.3 billion and growing fast.
“Even a small slice of that enormous global market would bring in
revenues of tens of millions of dollars,” Federowicz said.
Quantum International Corp. is working to develop the next generation of
robotics technology to compete in a booming global industry alongside
Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NasdaqGS: ISRG), iRobot Corporation
(NasdaqGS: IRBT) and Dover Corp. (NYSE: DOV).
Quantum International Corp. (OTCBB: QUAN) is a robotics innovation
company working to commercialize the next generation of sophisticated,
automated technology. The Company is positioning itself to develop,
deliver and market the most cutting-edge innovations in robotics in
order to leverage the worldwide demand for the precision, speed, and
cost-effectiveness these technologies offer.
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