29 Nov '16, 9am

Audi deploying smart glove Mark from ProGlove in logistics department at Ingolstadt @Audi_Online

Audi deploying smart glove Mark from ProGlove in logistics department at Ingolstadt @Audi_Online

Audi deploying smart glove Mark from ProGlove in logistics department at Ingolstadt 29 November 2016 Audi has begun using smart gloves from Munich-based startup ProGlove in its international logistics department at the Audi plant in Ingolstadt, where the group handles the worldwide dispatch of car components. The glove—named “Mark”—has an embedded barcode scanner on its back; employees trigger the scanning function by pressing the thumb and first finger together. As a result, the users have both hands free and can work more ergonomically, without needing to pick up and put down a conventional barcode scanner. After a four week pilot phase, Audi employees are now using ten of these wearables in five positions in the Ingolstadt plant. Mark and Mark in use at the Ingolstadt site. Click to enlarge. The development of ProGlove follows the idea that wearable electronics have to ...

Full article: http://www.greencarcongress.com/2016/11/20161129-audi.html

Tweets

BMW, Audi, Porsche to bring major charging network to Europe

BMW, Audi, Porsche to bring major charging netw...

luxurydaily.com 30 Nov '16, 8am

Luxury automakers BMW, Audi and Porsche are working together to establish electric vehicles as a more conventional means o...