GlobaTrac’s Trakdot Named a 2014 Silver Edison Award Winner
Globatrac recognized at the Edison Awards Gala on April 29 in San Francisco for their luggage tracking device, Trakdot
San Francisco – May 7, 2014 – GlobaTrac, LLC , an innovator in low-cost tracking solutions, proudly announces that the Trakdot has been selected as a silver award winner in the renowned 2014 Edison Awards in the category of Security and Safety.
Being accredited with an Edison Award is one of the highest honors a company can receive in the name of innovation and business. The renowned awards – inspired by Thomas Edison’s determination and ingenuity – recognize innovation and creativity in the international marketplace. Nominees are judged by a panel of more than 3,000 leading business executives including past award winners and academics from several industries and disciplines.
“After having put so much hard work into the development of the Trakdot, it is truly a tremendous honor for us to receive this award,” said Harry Steck, CEO of GlobaTrac. “The Edison Award win further confirms Trakdot as the most effective technology in the market for travelers that to keep track of their checked luggage,” added Steck.
Launched at the Consumer Electronics Show last year, the palm-sized Trakdot Luggage device was an immediate sensation. Trakdot helps travelers and airlines quickly resolve the problem of misdirected luggage, particularly in situations where late check-ins may cause luggage to miss a flight. The Trakdot luggage tracking device can be placed in any checked bag and will alert the user by reporting city and airport location in real time to any cellular telephone via text or e-mail.
After traveling in "airplane mode" in flight, upon landing, the luggage locator system automatically transmits city-specific information on the whereabouts of checked baggage. Even if the Trakdot-protected bag does not reach the desired destination, passengers will still have the assurance of knowing the location of the luggage.
The product is available for $89.99 MSRP which includes the activation fee and 1st year an annual service fee. Visit Trakdot.com for more information.
About the Trakdot™ Brand
Trakdot™ delivers breakthrough products that empower consumers to keep track of the people and things they hold dear. Providing cutting-edge patent-protected technology at a remarkable value, Trakdot offers innovative solutions that meet global demand. In a world where our assets seem so vulnerable, Trakdot delivers a level of peace of mind previously unattainable. For more information about Trakdot products, please visit Trakdot.com.