Zonoff Connected Home Platform awarded for product innovation for its work on the Staples Connect software and platform
BOSTON, Sept. 30, 2014 -- Zonoff, a software platform that powers the "brains" behind the connected home and official software provider for the Staples Connect platform, received the "Product Innovation Award" at Staples Supplier Summit last night in Boston. The award recognizes Zonoff for partnering with Staples to drive incremental sales and expand categories through a robust pipeline of new and innovative products, supported by informative and memorable product launch plans across all channels.
"We're very honored to have been selected for this award," said Zonoff CEO Mike Harris. "Staples has shown great foresight into offering innovative new connected home and office technologies ripe for mainstream adoption, and we're proud to have played a role in establishing Staples Connect as a leader in the smart home market. We look forward to our continued partnership and driving further innovations in the industry."
The Staples Connect platform consists of a multi-platform app, cloud infrastructure and universal "Hub" that allow a multitude of devices to talk to each other with products from some of the biggest names in lighting control and lighting, like Lutron, Philips, and GE; leaders in climate control such as Honeywell; trusted safety brands like Yale and First Alert; and fitness wearables such as the Jawbone UP. Zonoff has powered Staples Connect since its initial September 2013 launch through a recent expansion to 500 retail locations with an interactive in-store retail display. Staples Connect is also available for purchase online at Staples.com.
Zonoff is the technology that connects the Internet of Things to everyone. As the "brains" of the Connected Home, Zonoff provides a comprehensive software platform that enables partners such as electronic device makers, service providers and retailers to deliver new products and services to the consumer mass market. The Zonoff Connected Home Platform consists of Home, Cloud, and App software and powers everything from entry-level point solutions to comprehensive home automation, remote control, energy management, and safety monitoring. Zonoff also provides ongoing revenue opportunities for its channel partners as consumers expand and upgrade their home. For more information, visit www.Zonoff.com or follow via Twitter @ZonoffInc.