Legrand Expands U.S. Offering with Innovative New Smart Lighting with Netatmo Technology at CES 2020
LAS VEGAS, Nevada – January 7, 2020 — Legrand North and Central America (booth #42737), the global specialist in electrical and digital building infrastructures, today announced the expansion of its popular Netatmo smart home technology with two new collections of smart lighting controls available in the U.S. The new smart switches and outlets have been designed with Netatmo to deliver instantaneous monitoring of power consumption, remote surveillance, and control over various functions when the user is away from home, including the control of lights, shades, sensors, electrical appliances and other Zigbee 3.0 devices.
Leading European smart home technology company Netatmo, creates simple and smart products for a safer and more comfortable home. Legrand acquired Netatmo in 2018, speeding its ability to connect everything in the home.
"Legrand’s expertise in switches and outlets, combined with Netatmo’s innovative smart technology, delivers the capability to build a smart electrical installation right from the design phase," said Yann Morvan, Director of IoT Strategy, Legrand North & Central America. "With this collaboration, Legrand and Netatmo are bringing to the U.S. market an unparalleled new level of intuitive, secure and flexible lighting products designed with the whole home in mind."
Netatmo collaborates with companies in the building industry through its “with Netatmo” partnership program to develop smart integrated solutions that fit into residential infrastructures. The availability of the popular with Netatmo products are expanding to 60 countries in 2020. The with Netatmo products are globally recognized for their durable living-product designs, easy installation within both new and retrofit builds, operation simplicity via innovative user interface, and powerful interoperability.
The new line of wired and wireless smart switches, dimmers, and outlets leverages the robust mesh-network and ultra-reliable performance of Netatmo, making them optimal for larger homes and applications with noisy RF environments.
The new Smart Lighting with Netatmo switches and dimmers consume less power, enabling longer lasting battery-operated devices. These smart switches can be added anywhere in the home and easily moved at any time for incredible customization and convenience. Netatmo allows users to manage their connected devices through simple voice commands with Alexa, Google or Siri. Additionally, all with Netatmo products can be controlled via a smartphone or tablet offering the capability to control lights and power from the Netatmo app, IFTTT, as well as through popular IoT ecosystems such as Amazon Alexa, Google Home, and Apple HomeKit.
Netatmo’s innovative technology also makes power consumption and management easier through energy reporting in the Netatmo app.
Smart Lighting with Netatmo will be available in the U.S. in two collections of designer switches and outlets, adorne® and radiant®. The adorne Collection of designer switches and outlets features a unique square form factor and paired with stunning wall plates, available in a wide array of colors and materials including matte metals and rich woods. The radiant Collection offers designer switches and outlets in classic colors and metallic finishes, all enhanced by sleek, screwless wall plates for a truly sophisticated look.
With the launch of Legrand’s Eliot program in 2015, Legrand is accelerating the development of connected products, driving innovation in the space and helping to define industry standards. All products, systems, and services under Legrand’s Eliot program, including with Netatmo, adhere to critical principles that shape how Legrand is improving innovation in IoT.
About Legrand and Legrand, North and Central America
Legrand is the global specialist in electrical and digital building infrastructures. Its comprehensive offering of solutions for use in commercial, industrial, and residential markets makes it a benchmark for customers worldwide. Drawing on an approach that involves all teams and stakeholders, Legrand is pursuing its strategy of profitable and sustainable growth driven by acquisitions and innovation, with a steady flow of new offerings—including connected products stemming from Legrand’s global Eliot (Electricity and IoT) program. Legrand is one of the most sustainable companies in the world, as ranked by the Corporate Knights, and is committed to achieving carbon, water, and waste reductions in its operations, deepening its community relationships, and continuously improving the environmental profile of its products. Legrand reported sales of around $7.1 billion (USD) in 2018. Legrand has a strong presence in North and Central America, with a portfolio of well-known market brands and product lines. Legrand is listed on Euronext Paris and is a component stock of indexes including the CAC40, www.legrand.us.
Netatmo is a leading smart home company creating simple, beautiful smart solutions for a safer and more comfortable home. The company’s ambition is to bring useful technology to the most intimate place you own. In order to pursue this goal, Netatmo follows four commitments that embody the company’s DNA:
- Durable design: no planned obsolescence.
- Private at its core: from the conception phase, we ensure that we can guarantee data protection.
- Useful & reliable: our products make your life easier.
- Thoughtful notifications: we notify you only when its important.
Since 2012, Netatmo has launched thirteen devices and accessories to meet the main demands of the smart home industry. The company offers different solutions to automate the home and make life easier, from its first product in 2012 to today.
In addition to its main product range, Netatmo collaborates with key industrial leaders with its “with Netatmo” program to expand its reach and continue to grow strategically with smart integrated solutions that fit in your home’s infrastructure. Thanks to this strategy, Netatmo can bring simpler, easier and better home experiences.
In November 2018, Netatmo joined the Legrand Group, the global specialist in electrical and digital building infrastructures.
Netatmo, same home, just smarter.