Molex invests in Ossia's wireless power platform

Wireless power technology maker Ossia has announced a strategic investment by electronics solutions maker Molex, LLC, the company said.

The investment will help expand market access to the groundbreaking Cota technology by facilitating development of new products for consumers and businesses.

Cota´s wireless power technology provides a consumer-ready way to charge devices without plugging them in or placing devices on a charging pad.

Cota´s Real Wireless Power Platform includes a compact tabletop transmitter/charger, mobile phone and IoT receivers as well as the world´s first battery that can be wirelessly charged from a distance — this allows for an AA-size battery that never runs out of power.

Molex brings extensive engineering expertise to the new relationship, enabling Molex to assist customers as they bring innovative new products from concept to market launch and making it an ideal fit for Ossia.

With a focus on a truly wireless future where all device users can receive power unencumbered by cords, much as they currently receive data wirelessly, Ossia is proud to work closely with pioneers and industry leaders like Molex. By working with strategic investors, Ossia will bring the benefits of wireless power transmission to a broader audience of consumers and industries.

Molex delivers complete interconnect solutions for a number of markets including: data communications, telecommunications, consumer electronics, industrial, automotive, commercial vehicle, aerospace and defense, medical, and lighting. Established in 1938, Molex is a global company with a presence in more than 40 countries.

Ossia is headquartered in Bellevue, Washington.