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Introducing The Power of Choice

Glimworm Battery+ Beacon

We are now shipping the world’s first dual power beacons. USB and battery power in one beacon. Glimworm Beacons has eliminated the battery problem completely by providing choices instead of limits.

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Dual USB battery powered ibeacon


The Glimworm Beacon comes in a beautiful high gloss white finish but we know many customers will want them branded. From orders of as little as 50 packs we offer free branding.

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Amsterdam iBeacon Living Lab

Amsterdam sees the immediate opportunity to create a series of iBeacon and IoT enabled Living Labs to stimulate innovative startups and entrepreneurs. This ground-breaking initiative starts with the installation of three public iBeacon networks in Amsterdam.

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Albert Heijn

Dutch concept store Albert Heijn XL uses beacons to enhance customer service. The Netherlands largest grocery store chain introduced iBeacon technology to help customers get better service faster in their flagship concept store of the future.

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De Bijenkorf

De Bijenkorf (The Beehive) branch in Rotterdam starts pilot with iBeacon enhanced service. The beacons are being used as part of a new service program entitled ‘Privilege Membership’ which aims to boost personalized service at De Bijenkorf department stores nationwide.

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Philips Museum

Designed by experience company Northern Light in a close partnership with Glimworm Beacons – Mission Eureka is an interactive iBeacon enabled iPad game that is seamlessly integrated into the physical space of the exhibition.

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Glimworm beacons are wall mountable using normal screws as well as glueable to the wall with an adhesive strip.

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Bulk orderable

we designed everything about the Glimworm Beacon to appeal to brand managers. When you order in bulk you can ask for it without packaging and in your own colours.

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Latest news

The customer trackers

Apr 30 via

How to use beacon technology to market to customers in the real world – via their gadgets. Glimworm Beacons mentioned as one of 3 top providers.

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Tickto Proximity Sensor: One Beacon to Rule Them All

Dec 22 via Tickto

Tickto proximity sensors are on the rolls! You talk about comprehensive proximity marketing solution, inventory management, real-time updates about campaigns, in-store product promotion, footfalls, rate of customer engagement and conversion.

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Rotterdam Central District worldwide first “Beaconized” city district

Online agency Mangrove developed a launching app for Rotterdam Central District (RCD) with use of the marketing suite of Dutch tech startup Notificare making interactive notifications on all mobile devices possible. The plug-in offers app developers an easy end-to-end iBeacon™ solution.

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iBeacon: Transcending Boundaries and Limits in Museums and Exhibits

Dec 01 via dex consulting

With the rise of iBeacons in different establishments such as restaurants and retail stores, museums and exhibits have also joined the cause. The incorporation of iBeacons in museums and exhibits, coupled with its audio tours and tour guides, will make any person’s visit a memorable one.

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What is a Glimworm Beacon?

Change batteries fast- removable cover, easy access
Nice Glossy finish- any color any brand
Clip in and out PCB- remove and place anywhere.
Made for extensions & customizations- add sensors and USB power.
Internal LED light glows to indicate activity or program to purpose.
Industrial standard weatherproof cases available.
Custom cases available for special orders.
Open Source API

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Glimworm beacon open with parts