May 25, 2020. The German manufacturer Ziegler Textil GmbH presented its Z-PROTECTION collection, designed especially for Police and Emergency personnel with Light Flex Active Light technology, at the GPEC trade fare in February 2020.
April 1, 2020. The Light Flex system can be used in a variety of ways so we’ve packed the product into three basic offerings for a better overview. The LFX Appliance on the shelf standard panels, the LFX Custom Light where we produce your own specially designed panels and LFX Connected Intelligence where we connect the system with the rest of the world.
March 15, 2020. As Light Flex evolves, turning from a glimmering start-up to an established company with the mission to save lives by providing technically smart, stylish wearable active light and positioning solutions, so does the management team.
Here is a company of over 8000 employees all focused on the concept of location and the potential it has to radically improve the way we do business, the way we get around and the way we live, we are shaping the future by redefining what was formerly known as a map.
February 26, 2019. Ahead of the commercial launch of Scania’s connected driver vest, it is being displayed at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona 25–28 February, 2019.
November 2, 2018. Light Flex close cooperation with Scania and their C-me Vest has been nominated the annual CES Innovation Awards program in the product category Wearable Technologies. CES Innovation Awards program celebrates outstanding product design and engineering in brand-new consumer technology products.
September 7, 2018. Light Flex Technology has developed a safety system imbedded in a high-vis vest for the mining industry together with mining giant Boliden. The garments are equipped with worker proximity sensors to alert drivers of mining vehicles of nearby workers in the mines and respond with active light pattern responses on the garments. The garments also use Ericsson’s precise positioning system for worker location & advanced safety management. Moreover, the safety garments enhance worker safety in autonomous vehicle environments.
March 20, 2017. Light Flex appointed “Game Changer of the Year 2017” at the Swedish Mobile Awards 2017. The motivation is as follows:
“Light Flex has brought the tech dimension to the traditional textile industry and created a new fashion tech segment. Printed active light that can be embedded into new and innovative products and solutions has started their global expansion working with leading brands.”
On February 8th, 28 out of 450 registered contestants Light Flex was nominated to become the category winner of Innovator of the Year. The decision – which was definitely not easy with respect to the high quality of submitted solutions – was made by an international expert jury.