Handheld expands agreement with world’s leading package delivery company

Press Releases   •   Aug 16, 2018 06:50 GMT

Handheld Group, a leading manufacturer of rugged mobile computers, today announced an expansion of its strategic agreement with the global leader in logistic solutions. According to the agreement, Handheld will develop the next generation turnkey solution for innovative package sorting and printing across the customer’s package sorting facilities.

Handheld announces Verizon Wireless network certification for ALGIZ 8X and ALGIZ 10X tablets

Press Releases   •   Jul 25, 2018 05:14 GMT

Handheld Group, a leading supplier of rugged mobile computers, today announced that Verizon Wireless has tested its ALGIZ 8X and ALGIZ 10X rugged Windows tablets and has certified them for use on the Verizon 4G LTE network. Algiz ultra-rugged tablet computers are designed specifically for fieldworkers in challenging environments.

NAUTIZ X2 All-In-One Rugged Android handheld upgraded to Android 7.0

Press Releases   •   Jul 10, 2018 06:30 GMT

Handheld Group, a leading manufacturer of rugged mobile computers, today announced that the Nautiz X2 enterprise handheld now comes with the Android 7.0 operating system. The popular Nautiz X2 was first introduced in February 2017 and is built for data entry, barcode scanning and data entry in extreme environments.

Handheld Appoints New Business Development Director

Press Releases   •   Jun 20, 2018 11:44 GMT

Handheld Group, a leading global manufacturer of rugged mobile computers, today announced the appointment of Fredrik Elmers as Business Development Director. Fredrik Elmers will lead efforts to support Handheld customers who require customized rugged hardware solutions.

Handheld focus on Service and Support results in satisfied customers

Press Releases   •   Apr 25, 2018 08:41 GMT

Handheld Group, a leading supplier of rugged mobile computers, today announced the results of a customer support survey that showed extremely positive feedback. Aiming for high-quality Service and Support, the company launched a customer survey with questions about the overall Handheld product support experience, representative helpfulness and expertise, promptness and ease of contact.

Handheld announces CAN bus module for ALGIZ 8X rugged tablet

Press Releases   •   Jan 29, 2018 09:47 GMT

Handheld Group, a leading manufacturer of rugged mobile computers, today announced a CAN bus expansion module accessory for its ALGIZ 8X ultra-rugged tablet. The module allows the ALGIZ 8X to communicate directly with machines and appliances using the CAN bus communication protocol.

Handheld launches the NAUTIZ X9 outdoor-rugged Android PDA

Press Releases   •   Jan 10, 2018 07:44 GMT

Handheld Group, a leading manufacturer of rugged mobile computers, today announced the new NAUTIZ X9: an ultra-rugged enterprise handheld built for fieldwork in the most challenging outdoor or industrial environments.

Handheld Group appoints Myra Long as Director of Development

Press Releases   •   Nov 08, 2017 13:46 GMT

Handheld Group, a leading manufacturer of rugged mobile computers, today announced that Myra Long has been promoted to Director of Development. As Director of Development, Long is responsible for managing new product development, integrating improvements for existing products, and verifying build-processes. She is based in St. Petersburg, Fla., USA.

New Supply-Chain Accessories for the NAUTIZ X2 All-In-One Rugged Android Handheld

Press Releases   •   Oct 24, 2017 11:58 GMT

Handheld Group, a leading manufacturer of rugged mobile computers, today announced a new pistol grip with optional UHF RFID reader for the Nautiz X2 all-in-one rugged mobile computer. This solution can be used as part of a warehouse, supply chain, or asset management system. The Nautiz X2 is built rugged and can handle water, dust, extreme high or low temperatures and potential drops.

Handheld US appoints two new sales managers to support North American resellers

Press Releases   •   Oct 19, 2017 11:35 GMT

[Corvallis, Ore., October 19, 2017.] Handheld Group, a leading manufacturer of rugged mobile computers, today announced that its North American subsidiary, Handheld US, has hired two new regional sales managers to support Handheld resellers in the western and central U.S. and Canada.

Frank Arico, Regional Sales Manager, Central U.S and Canada. 
Frank is an experienced business development professional and collaborative business partner with over 25 years of experience in sales and customer relations. From working at value-added resellers, AT&T, Motorola, and Intermec he brings a solution support approach that will be beneficial to his customers and business partners.

Damon Ogando, Regional Sales Manager, Western U.S. and Canada
Damon has worked in end-to-end mobility solutions for more than 20 years. His past roles as a technical sales manager and mobility solutions consultant will be of value to Handheld business partners. His experience includes work with Intermec and Intel as well as software and solution companies.

“Frank and Damon both have a very comprehensive range of experience working with technology manufacturers and their resellers,” says Handheld US President Jim Rimay. “They have a deep understanding of all the details that make up complete solutions for end customers, and the passion and precision necessary to nurture strong partnerships. We’re excited to welcome them to the Handheld US team.”

Handheld’s lineup of rugged tablets and handheld computers is specifically developed for field workers in industries such as geomatics, logistics, forestry, public transportation, utilities, construction, maintenance, mining, military and security.

The Handheld Group is a manufacturer of rugged mobile computers, PDAs and tablets. Handheld and its partners worldwide deliver complete mobility solutions to businesses in industries such as geomatics, logistics, forestry, public transportation, utilities, construction, maintenance, mining, military and security. The Handheld Group of Sweden has subsidiaries in Finland, Italy, the Netherlands, the U.K., Germany, Switzerland, Australia and the USA. For more information, please see www.handheldgroup.com

Handheld Group, a leading manufacturer of rugged mobile computers, today announced that its North American subsidiary, Handheld US, has hired two new regional sales managers to support Handheld resellers in the western and central U.S. and Canada.

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Rugged Computers for Tough Environments

​The Handheld Group is a manufacturer of rugged mobile computers, PDAs and tablets. Handheld and its partners worldwide deliver complete mobility solutions to businesses in industries such as geomatics, logistics, forestry, public transportation, utilities, construction, maintenance, mining, military and security. The Handheld Group of Sweden has subsidiaries in Finland, Italy, the Netherlands, the U.K., Germany, Switzerland, Australia and the USA.