iBeani® To Be Stocked By Leading Educational Supplier

Press Release   •   Jan 28, 2016 11:51 GMT

Mansfield, Nottinghamshire: iBeani® is pleased to announce that it has agreed terms for the TTS Group Ltd, a leading UK educational equipment supplier, to begin stocking the innovative tablet stand. iBeani® tablet stands are available to order now on the TTS Group Ltd website and will feature in the next edition of the TTS Groud Ltd print catalogue.

Tom Smullen, product manager at the TTS Group Ltd, said “We are delighted to begin stocking the iBeani® tablet stand. With the use of tablets and eReaders in schools growing year on year we feel like now is the perfect time to bring a product like iBeani® to the education market”.

Ashley Freer, Director at iBeani®, also commented on the deal saying “We are delighted to be working alongside the TTS Group Ltdwith the aim of bringing the iBeani® tablet stand to the classroom. Working with such a well-respected and notable organization as the TTS Group Ltd is testament to the fantastic quality and innovative nature of the iBeani® product”.

Research by the BBC has shown that tablet use in schools is on the rise, signaling a gap in the education market for innovative products such as the iBeani®. This research found that:

  • 68% of primary and 69% of secondary schools now use tablets in the classroom.
  • 45% of those schools who don’t use tablets aim to introduce them within the next few years.
  • The number of tablets in schools is expected to hit 900,000 by late 2016, up from 430,000 in 2014.
  • Head Teachers of schools using tablets have reported a positive impact on results.

For more information see www.ibeani.co.uk.

About iBeani®: The iBeani® is an innovative, hands free tablet stand that can hold any tablet, eReader or mobile phone device. iBeani®currently comes in over 20 different and unique designs, all created using locally sourced fabrics, andis handmade in the UK.

For more information see www.ibeani.co.uk.