Smart Home Manufacturer iDevices has been Acquired by Hubbell Incorporated
iDevices, the preeminent brand in the connected home industry, announced today that they have been acquired by Hubbell Incorporated of Shelton, Connecticut. iDevices will join Hubbell’s large portfolio of brands that manufacture and sell electrical and electronic products for residential, commercial, industrial, and utility applications.
The basis for acquisition is clear with the companies’ shared focus on innovation, synergistic product portfolios and common paths to market. By joining the Hubbell family, iDevices secures the backing and capabilities of a well-established industry leader, while Hubbell strengthens its innovation engine with iDevices’ knowledge and expertise in the connected Internet of Things (IoT) marketplace.
Since its inception more than a century ago, Hubbell has been known for its creativity and consistent drive toward innovation. Founder Harvey Hubbell created early patents for the “pull chain lamp socket” and “separable plug and receptacle,” which pushed his company into an era of creativity; inventing new ways to serve its growing customer base of businesses, manufacturers, utilities and homeowners.