LOS ANGELES, CA / ACCESSWIRE / November 27, 2017 / BeWhere Holdings Inc. (TSX-V: BEW, OTCQB: BEWFF), a leading Industrial Internet of Things (“IIoT”) company, announced today that it will be presenting at the 10th annual LD Micro Main Event on Tuesday, December 5th at 4:30 PM PST / 7:30PM EST at the Luxe Sunset Boulevard Hotel in Los Angeles, CA. The Company’s Executive Vice President and Corporate Director, Mark W. Kohler, will be presenting, as well as meeting with investors.
This morning I was at Henry of Pelham in St. Catharines to see an innovative piece of technology. It seems a bit surprising that a winery would be the place to look for innovative tech, but the small environmental monitoring device they're using will give the winery a big boost in production.The project is the impressive result of a collaboration between Henry of Pelham, BeWhere, Huawei, and Bell, and it's international partnerships like this that are the reason I go on trade missions. They create innovative opportunities here in Ontario. I'll be travelling to China and Vietnam later this month with over 100 delegates, and I can't wait to see the opportunities and partnerships that grow out of this mission.
Posted by Kathleen Wynne on Thursday, November 9, 2017
A brisk wind sweeps through the Henry of Pelham winery in Niagara, Ontario, as a farmer inspects sensors on Cabernet Sauvignon vines in preparation for ice-wine season.
The sensors are part of a pilot project by BCE Inc.’s Bell Canada, Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei Technologies Co. and Toronto-based software company BeWhere Inc. in search of the ultimate vintage in one of Canada’s main wine-growing regions.
The sensors, which are a little larger than an iPhone, are charged by solar panels. They can capture data on things like temperature, water levels and humidity to improve vineyard operations, and help prevent vine disease. The technology consists of BeWhere sensors, Huawei chips and Bell’s new wireless network, “LTE-M,” a low power, wide-range network.
“We cannot control nature, so we have to work with nature,” Paul Speck, president of Henry of Pelham, said Thursday at the vineyard. “The more we understand what nature’s doing, the more we can react. This technology does that and it does that very inexpensively.”
If successful, the Internet of Things project will expand beyond vineyards to other agricultural industries. IoT refers to everyday tools — from automobiles to home appliances — connected to computer systems to be more functional. Many manufacturers have started bringing such devices to market and companies including Hitachi Ltd. and Dell Technologies Inc. have invested heavily in these platforms.
Premier Kathleen Wynne was at Henry of Pelham Family Estate Winery today in Pelham in Niagara Region, as Bell announced a new partnership with Ontario-based BeWhere, an Internet of Things (IoT) solutions company, and China-based tech company Huawei, the world’s largest telecommunications equipment maker.
Together, the companies have developed an environmental monitoring solution to help improve the health and quality of plants at the vineyard. The product will use sensors connected to Bell’s LTE-M wireless network to remotely monitor temperature and water levels, automatically adjusting as weather conditions change. The innovative IoT solution will help lower costs, keep more vines alive longer and promote greater sustainability.
Pilot project with Henry of Pelham Family Estate Winery an important step forward in developing IoT smart technology solutions for agriculture
PELHAM, ON, November 9, 2017 – Bell today announced it has partnered with BeWhere Technologies and Huawei to implement an automated Internet of Things (IoT) solution for the Henry of Pelham vineyard to help improve planning and sustainability programs. The announcement took place this morning with the three partners, alongside Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne, who highlighted the partnership ahead of her trade mission to China.
“Ontario’s technology sector is leading the way when it comes to developing solutions that can promote sustainability, grow our economy and create opportunities for our people,” said Kathleen Wynne, Premier of Ontario. “This new IoT pilot shows the innovation that can be achieved when internationally recognized companies like Huawei partner with world-class Ontario businesses like Bell Mobility, BeWhere and Henry of Pelham and leverage the incredible talent of our province’s highly skilled workers.”
By using wireless environmental sensors connected to Bell’s LTE-M wireless network, the winery will be able to remotely monitor temperature and water levels, prevent vine disease, and ultimately improve the health of its plants, lowering operating costs and providing for years of maintenance-free data gathering.
Un projet pilote mené avec le vignoble Pelham Family Estate Winery représente un important pas en avant dans le développement de solutions de technologies intelligentes IdO pour le secteur agricole.
PELHAM (Ontario), le 9 novembre 2017 – Bell a annoncé aujourd’hui la conclusion d’un partenariat avec BeWhere Technologies et Huawei pour mettre en œuvre des solutions automatisées utilisant l’Internet des objets (IdO) dans le vignoble Henry of Pelham, et aider ainsi cette exploitation viticole à améliorer sa planification et ses programmes de durabilité. L’annonce a été faite ce matin par les trois partenaires accompagnés de la première ministre de l’Ontario, Kathleen Wynne, qui a mis en avant cette collaboration dans la perspective de sa prochaine mission commerciale en Chine.
« Le secteur technologique de l’Ontario fait figure de chef de file dans le domaine de la conception de solutions qui favorisent le développement durable, contribuent à la croissance de notre économie et ouvrent des possibilités à nos concitoyens, a rappelé la première ministre. Ce nouveau projet pilote d’IdO témoigne des niveaux d’innovation qu’il est possible d’atteindre lorsque des entreprises de renommée internationale comme Huawei s’associent à des sociétés ontariennes de calibre mondial comme Bell Mobilité, BeWhere et Henry of Pelham et profitent du talent exceptionnel des travailleurs hautement qualifiés de notre province. » Continue reading
Toronto, Ontario–(Newsfile Corp. – October 13, 2017) – BeWhere Holdings Inc. (TSXV: BEW) (OTCQB: BEWFF) today announced the implementation and rollout of an advanced Mobile Safety Solution providing enhanced security for Brink’s Canada operations. Brink’s is the world’s premier provider of cash management, secure logistics and security solutions including cash-in-transit, ATM services, cash management services (including vault outsourcing, money processing and intelligent safe services), international transportation of valuables, and payment services. Their global network has operations in 41 countries and serves customers in more than 100 countries.
LPWA (NB-IoT, LTE-M) sensor-based applications will be used for smart cities of the future
Toronto, Ontario – ( June 28, 2017) –– HUAWEI, together with BeWhere Inc., a Canadian industrial Internet-of-Things (IoT) solutions company, today announced they will partner to develop Mobile IoT Low Power Wide Area (M-IoT LPWA) (NB-IoT, LTE-M) applications to enable the deployment of smart cities technologies.
This is the first partnership in the Canadian M-IoT ecosystem between a solutions company and HUAWEI to develop viable solutions that utilize the latest technology in M-IoT LPWA. As a global leader in Information and Communication Technology (ICT), HUAWEI encourages industry ecosystem development by seeking out companies such as BeWhere to foster healthy partnerships.
TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – June 16, 2017) – BeWhere Holdings Inc. (TSX VENTURE:BEW)(OTCQB:BEWFF) (the “Company“) announces that the Company has entered into consulting agreements with consulting companies of two executive officers pursuant to which one of the terms is that, in consideration of the consulting companies entering into the consulting agreements, the Company has agreed to issue, in lieu of cash, 250,000 common shares to each consulting company at a deemed issue price of $0.1875 per share for an aggregate amount of $46,875. The consulting companies are owned by Mark Kohler, the Chief Financial Officer and Secretary of the Company, and Gregory Cameron, the Executive Director of the Company.