TomTom does not repel consumententak




TomTom does not repel consumententak

TomTom would not rule out a possible sale of its consumententak. The company would want to focus more on license sales: it currently provides navigation information to include Apple. Also collaborations with car manufacturers would be more lucrative.

The Amsterdam-based company that, among other navigation equipment for the consumer produces, experiencing strong competition in that area of ​​smartphones with built-in navigation. In an interview with NRC Handelsblad TomTom CEO Harold Goddijn indicates to consider bumping. industry that makes products for the consumer, off The departments responsible for navigation equipment operating pressures and would negatively affect the growth potential of TomTom.

According Goddijn is especially Android, Google’s smartphone and tablet operating system, responsible for the decline in sales of navigation equipment: would the demand for PNDs with ten to fifteen percent decrease annually. The subscriptions to services traffic and map updates are under pressure from free alternatives and are no longer offered to new GPS devices. Given the unpredictable consumer would not be worthwhile.

The company would mainly focus on its other activities and may leave the consumer. License contracts with auto manufacturers to TomTom navigation in cars to be built would provide better financial opportunities according to the TomTom.

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