Tekscan are a manufacturer of tactile pressure and force measurement sensors and systems. This background summary is from the IDTechEX Show 2019 in Santa Clara.
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Tekscan is commercializing force sensing under its brandname FlexiForce.
Robert Golden, CEO of PatienTech is also the original founder of Tekscan.
Tekscan's pressure mapping system is not stretchable and is more suitable for the foot (orthopedics) since bending and stretching is not required.
Tekscan manufactures force sensors but their business model is slightly different than their competitor's . Tekscan is a company manufacturing measurement systems: they make sensors but 3/4 of their business is the integration into a complete instrument for the customers. They specialize in medical applications in particular.