Interlink Electronics Announces Strategic Partnership with Fischer-Tech Ltd. in Singapore

CAMARILLO, Calif.--()--Interlink Electronics (LINK) , a global technology leader and trusted advisor in HMI solutions, announces a strategic partnership with Fischer-Tech Ltd. in Singapore which will focus on the development and commercialization of multi-functional integrated substrate and component solutions to capture emerging market opportunities in human-machine interface (HMI) applications.

"I am very pleased to have Fischer-Tech Ltd. as a strategic industry partner in high-precision plastic moulding and component engineering to accelerate the commercialization of advanced hybrid technology solutions for intelligent and interactive surfaces which provide key advantages in both cost and weight reduction as well as enabling game changing product form factor. This unique industry partnership reinforces Interlink Electronics' strategic and rapid expansion in the Asia Pacific region anchored by our global R&D center in Singapore and printed electronics manufacturing facility in China," stated Steven N. Bronson, Chairman, CEO and President of Interlink Electronics.

Peter Tan, President, CEO and Founder of Fischer-Tech Ltd. added, "We are both honoured and excited about this strategic collaboration with Interlink Electronics, a technology leader in HMI solutions. We are confident that this strategic partnership to deliver advanced solutions for intelligent and interactive surfaces will enhance the current technology offerings that we provide to our customers in the automotive, computer peripherals, consumer electronics and healthcare sectors. We look forward to the success of this partnership as Fischer Tech expands its presence globally."

About Interlink Electronics, Inc.

Interlink Electronics is a world-leading trusted advisor and technology partner in the advancing world of touch-sensor and human-machine interface technologies. Interlink Electronics has led the printed electronics industry in its commercialization of the patented Force-Sensing Resistor (FSR®) technology, which has enabled rugged and reliable human-machine interface ("HMI") solutions. For over 29 years, Interlink Electronics' solutions have focused on handheld user input, menu navigation, cursor control, and other intuitive interface technologies for the world's top electronics manufacturers. Interlink Electronics has a proven track record of supplying human-machine interface solutions for mission-critical applications in a wide range of markets, including, but not limited to, consumer electronics, automotive, industrial, and medical devices. Interlink Electronics serves a world-class customer-base from its corporate headquarters in Camarillo, California and offices in Japan, Hong Kong and China. For more information, please see http://www.interlinkelectronics.com.

About Fischer-Tech Ltd.

Fischer Tech Ltd is a specialist manufacturer of high volume precision engineering plastic components for new electronic products innovations. Listed on the Main Board of the Singapore Exchange, the Group provides a wide range of services to global customers, including, inter alia, design and manufacture of plastic injection moulds, single-shot, two-shot and thin-wall plastics injection moulding, laser etching, decorative finishing processes such as in-mould labelling and cosmetic moulding and precision sub-assembly. Focusing on four key business sectors – Automotive, Computer peripherals, Consumer electronics and Healthcare – Fischer Tech has manufacturing facilities located in Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand and China and sales offices in USA, Japan and Taiwan.

FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS: This release contains "forward-looking statements" involving a number of risks and uncertainties as defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. The following are among the factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from the forward-looking statements: historical losses and negative cash flow, the success of business divestitures and acquisitions, the ownership of the majority of our stock by a small group of investors, our success in predicting new markets and the acceptance of our new products, efficient management of our infrastructure, the pace of technological developments and industry standards evolution and their effect on our target product and market choices, the effect of outsourcing technology development, changes in the ordering patterns of our customers, a decrease in the quality and/or reliability of our products, protection of our proprietary intellectual property, competition by alternative sophisticated as well as generic products, pending litigation against Interlink Electronics, historical weaknesses in internal controls over financial reporting, continued availability of raw materials for our products at competitive prices, disruptions in our manufacturing facilities, risks of international sales and operations including fluctuations in exchange rates, compliance with regulatory requirements applicable to our manufacturing operations, and customer concentrations. The forward-looking statements contained in this release should be considered in light of these risk factors.

Contacts

Interlink Electronics
Steven N. Bronson, CEO
805-416-7004

Contacts

Interlink Electronics
Steven N. Bronson, CEO
805-416-7004