Xylem launches mobile app for selection of Flygt(R) products
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Apr 12, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Xylem Inc. (NYSE: XYL), a leading global water technology company
focused on addressing the world's most challenging water issues,
announced today that its popular online 'Xylect' product selection tool
is now available as a mobile application, accessible for free download
from the iTunes App Store(R).
'Xylect Mobile' provides customers with quick and easy access to
detailed product information from Xylem's Flygt(R) brand from any location
by simply using a smartphone. The app allows customers to input specific
requirements and search for the ideal product to meet their particular
needs. Specifically, users can:
Search by application or product type.
Input required flow and pump head specifications.
Identify all available spare parts for a product, by inputting the
serial number of the product that requires replacement parts.
"Our customers often work on site, and the ability to access information
on the move is very important to them," said Magnus Stahl, sales tool
manager, Xylem's Water Solutions business. "As a leading global water
technology provider, we are constantly seeking to embrace technology to
ensure that our customer service is exemplary. 'Xylect Mobile' provides
our customers the ability to access Xylem product information from a
smartphone anywhere in the world."
Future plans for 'Xylect Mobile' include the integration of products
from other leading Xylem brands, including Godwin(R), Lowara(R) and Vogel(R).
'Xylect Mobile' is available in 18 languages for iPhone and iPad*
* iPhone and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. App Store is a
service mark of Apple Inc.
Xylem (XYL) is a leading global water technology provider, enabling
customers to transport, treat, test and efficiently use water in public
utility, residential and commercial building services, industrial and
agricultural settings. The company does business in more than 150
countries through a number of market-leading product brands, and its
people bring broad applications expertise with a strong focus on finding
local solutions to the world's most challenging water and wastewater
problems. Launched in 2011 from the spinoff of the water-related
businesses of ITT Corporation, Xylem is headquartered in White Plains,
N.Y., with 2011 revenues of $3.8 billion and 12,500 employees worldwide.
The name Xylem is derived from classical Greek and is the tissue that
transports water in plants, highlighting the engineering efficiency of
our water-centric business by linking it with the best water
transportation of all -- that which occurs in nature. For more
information, please visit us at www.xyleminc.com.