Novem Integrates TactoTek® IMSE and Luxury Automotive Interior Finishes

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TactoTek®, Oulu, Finland, and Novem, Vorbach, Germany, announced the companies have executed a multi-year agreement to develop solutions integrating IMSE electronics into premium interior trim products. The resulting solutions are single-piece, electronically active trim elements for luxury vehicles.

In automotive trim applications, the ability of IMSE solutions to conform with complex shapes in a thin, single piece, structural part, enables adding electronics for function, convenience and styling in new locations. IMSE solutions also reduce assembly requirements and simplify installation when compared with traditional electronics.

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