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EET Europarts enters the Smart Home business and adds Intelligent Heating products from European market leader tado° to the portfolio

Press Release   •   Feb 06, 2017 13:00 GMT

             

The new tado° products for intelligent heating are the first IoT devices in a wide range of products in the new Smart Home category.

        
Focus on the Smart Home business is part of EET Europarts´ growth strategy for the coming years. A new partnership and Nordic distribution agreement with German tado°, European market leader in intelligent home climate control solutions, is already in place and more distribution agreements are in the pipeline. 
           
"The Internet of Things is set to disrupt the way we live. Lots of smart home IoT devices have already hit the market and made their way into thousands of households around the world", says Group CEO John Thomas, EET Group. "tado° is a European market leader in intelligent home climate control solutions, and the partnership and distribution agreement with tado° will provide us the perfect launch pad to build the Smart Home category with additional products. Smart heating control devices are vital for the Smart Home category, since smart thermostats are currently one of the most important technologies within the smart home that generates measurable value of savings and comfort. Therefore we are excited to enter the Smart Home business alongside tado°, and we believe our dealers and customers in the installation business will really benefit from this."
     
The agreement includes distribution rights for the complete tado° product portfolio in Denmark, Sweden, Norway and Finland, and the first products are ready to be launched.
   
tado° products connect old and new heating systems to the internet with Smart Thermostats for the benefit of residents, resulting in better control, comfort and up to 31 per cent energy savings. The new Smart Radiator Thermostats extend tado°s technology into homes that do not have their own central heating system and to those who would like multi-zone and individual radiator control. It is also the only radiator thermostat on the market that can use geolocation-based control and automation. The tado° third generation (v3) with expanded platform connectivity makes tado° attractive for different user groups. One example of this is Alexa (Amazon Echo) making voice-controlled heating a reality. Another feature gives users the ability to customise home scenarios through IFTTT and Echo.
                     
“Smart heating has emerged as an integral part of any connected home and we’re delighted to partner with EET Europarts to offer Europe’s leading smart thermostat portfolio to Scandinavia,”
announces tado° CEO Christian Deilmann. “EET Europarts has a great track record of introducing pioneering technology to the Nordic market and we’re confident that the proven savings, comfort and convenience that tado° provides will be warmly embraced by consumers."
           
            

tado° products are certified and approved for Amazon Echo and IFTTT

First tado° products in the Smart Home category, and ready for launch, are the tado° v3 Smart Thermostat with comprehensive platform connectivity and the tado° Smart Radiator Thermostats for multi-room control. 

These brand new products for intelligent heating enable voice control and extended platform connectivity for every home and lifestyle. All products are compatible with Amazon Echo and IFTTT integration.

  

     
Smarter heating
With the internet-connected Smart Thermostats from tado° heating systems adapt to consumers life and heats more efficiently than ever before.
        
For every home
tado° Smart Thermostats can be installed with almost any heating system and radiators. For boilers it is recommended to start with a Smart Thermostat to control it centrally.
   
Certification

tado° Smart Thermostats are certified by the German Frauenhofer Institute for Building Physics IBP.
     
Setup
A Starter Kit is needed as basic installation for a tado° solution. tado° offers two Starter Kits: One for homes with their own heating system, and one for homes with radiator thermostats. Each Starter Kit contains the Internet Bridge which plugs into the internet router and connects all tado° devices to the Internet. Extension Kit and extra Thermostats can be added for additional zones or rooms.
   
        

Distribution:

tado° products are distributed by EET Europarts in the Nordic countries.
 
For further information about the distribution of tado° products please contact the local Nordic EET Europarts sales entity.

Contact details can be found here: www.eeteuroparts.com

      

         
About tado°

Headquartered in Munich, tado°, the European market leader in intelligent home climate control solutions, was founded in 2011. With its Smart Thermostat and Smart AC Control, tado° revolutionises the way energy is consumed at home. Through the use of a geo-aware app, tado° automatically adjusts the temperature based on the residents’ locations, enabling households to significantly save on energy costs while reaching a higher level of comfort.

     

    

About EET Group

EET Group is Europe's leading distributor within: Server, Computer & Printer parts, Storage & Network, Mobile Parts & Accessories, Home Entertainment & Lifestyle Electronics, Surveillance & Security, Professional AV & Digital Signage, Point of Sale & Auto ID and Logistical Services.  

EET Group was founded in 1986, and is today represented with 34 sales offices in 27 countries across Europe and Africa under the commercial name EET Europarts.

EET Group represents a wide range of leading brands including: HP, Lexmark, IBM, Canon, Epson, Acer, Lenovo, Axis, Synology, Samsung, Ernitec, Sony, Milestone, Sling Media, B&O PLAY, MicroBattery, MicroMemory, MicroLamp, MicroStorage, MicroConnect, MicroScreen, Hitachi, Western Digital, eSTUFF, Clint, Podspeakers, Sandberg, Garmin, Kensington, Loewe and many more.

EET Group is situated in Birkerød just north of Copenhagen and is the parent company of all EET Europarts sales entities. As such, EET Group is the backbone of the organisation and provides all back office functions within: Corporate Management, Finance, Marketing, IT, WEB- and ERP-development, Logistics, Product Management and Procurement.

The group employs more than 500 employees, serves more than 44,000 dealers and handles more than 1,000,000 deliveries per year.

 
 

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