WEST WARWICK, R.I.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AstroNova, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALOT), a global leader in data visualization technologies, today announced that President and CEO Gregory A. Woods along with the Company’s management team will ring the Opening Bell at the NASDAQ Stock Market on Friday, May 27, 2016 to celebrate the Company’s rebranding and recent strategic accomplishments.
AstroNova provides Data Visualization Technology solutions on a global basis in three major markets: Aerospace, Product Identification and Test & Measurement. AstroNova products use proprietary technology to rapidly transform real world sensor and network data into human actionable formats.
The Company’s Aerospace products can be found in most of the flight decks and cabins of major airlines, along with business jets and military aircraft. AstroNova’s QuickLabel® brand of digital inkjet color label printers offer customers the flexibility to print high volume, professional quality product labels on demand in their factories. AstroNova is the market leader in this space with a wide range of customers in industries as diverse as food & beverage, pharmaceuticals and medical products. AstroNova’s Test & Measurement data acquisition systems record and visually display high speed measurements in the energy, transportation and aerospace markets. The data is rapidly analyzed and displayed either locally or over the internet greatly simplifying the equipment performance validation process.
"Powered by the new AstroNova Operating System and our commitment to operational excellence, we continue to build the foundation for long-term, sustainable growth,” states Woods. “Today’s ceremony marks the second phase in the deployment of our growth strategy. We are delighted to celebrate this milestone by ringing the opening bell at the NASDAQ MarketSite, a recognition made possible by the work and dedication of our employees and the support of our shareholders.”
Formerly Astro-Med, Inc., the Company rebranded as AstroNova in 2015 to reflect its transformation strategy and business operations. Shareholders approved the name change this month at the 2016 Annual Meeting. “Astro” refers to the Company’s strong roots in the aerospace business. “Nova” comes from the Latin word “novus,” meaning “new.” AstroNova exemplifies the Company’s traditional strengths in aerospace, as well as its expanding presence in test and measurement, product identification and other new areas where data visualization technologies can be applied.
A Livestream of the Nasdaq Opening Bell will be available from 9:15 to 9:30 a.m. ET at: https://new.livestream.com/nasdaq/live or http://www.nasdaq.com/about/marketsitetowervideo.asx
AstroNova, a global leader in data visualization technologies, designs, manufactures, distributes and services a broad range of products that acquire, store, analyze and present data in multiple formats. The Product Identification segment offers a variety of hardware and software products and associated consumables that allow customers to mark, track, and enhance the appearance of their products. Major brands include QuickLabel®, the industry leader in onsite digital color label printing. The Test and Measurement segment includes the T&M Product Group, which offers a suite of products and services that acquire and record electronic signal data from local and networked sensors. The Test and Measurement segment also includes a line of Aerospace Products that are used in aircraft flight decks to print flight plans, navigation information, ground communications and airport diagrams and in aircraft cabins to print maintenance data, receipts and passenger manifests. The Company is a member of the Russell Microcap® Index and the LD Micro Index (INDEXNYSEGIS: LDMICRO). Additional information is available by visiting www.astronovainc.com.