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Forward Industries acquires Intelligent Product Solutions

Forward Industries has acquired Intelligent Product Solutions (IPS), an industry leading product design and development company based in Long Island, New York for a material consideration comprising of cash, equity, and contingent earn outs.

IPS clients include leading brands in consumer electronics, medical devices, enterprise and security solution providers and Internet of Things connected solutions, including Google, Physio Control, PepsiCo, Motorola, ABInBev, Zebra and Charity Water.  
Terry Wise, CEO of Forward Industries, says: “I am delighted and excited with the acquisition of IPS. The company is an excellent strategic fit for Forward Industries. Its expertise and strong track record in designing connected/IOT products and developing products such as the AdhereTech ‘smart’ pill bottle will significantly strengthen and contribute to Forward Industries. As a Group, we are now able to offer a complete design, development, manufacturing and distribution service. We face exciting times ahead.”
According to Mitch Maiman, CEO of IPS, says: ”Forward Industries is an ideal partner for IPS because of its strength in medical products and we will continue delivering exceptional product design and development services. And, IPS will remain committed to our team and to maintaining our offices on Long Island and in Minneapolis.”

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