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JOT Automation Has Delivered Manufacturing Solution for Tandem Diabetes Care

May 22, 2013

OULU, Finland, May 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ –

JOT Automation, a global automation company, has delivered a novel manufacturing
solution for Tandem Diabetes Care(R), Inc., which is used to manufacture a component of
the t:slim(R) Insulin Pump.

The partnership with Tandem Diabetes Care is part of JOT Automation’s growth strategy
to use its mass production know-how, originated from the telecom industry, to serve the
needs of the leading life science manufacturers.

The manufacturing solution delivered to Tandem Diabetes Care is based on JOT’s novel
robotic assembly IDeA (Intelligent Desktop Automation) platform launched
[http://www.jotautomation.com/en/about-jot/news-archive/new-idea-for-desktop-automation-at-mdm-west-3.html?p68=2 ]
earlier this year. Desktop automation can provide significant
savings of energy, materials and space for the manufacturing processes.

The t:slim Insulin Pump is the first insulin pump with a touch screen, the footprint
of a credit card and the look of a smart phone. Tandem Diabetes Care launched the t:slim
Insulin Pump in June 2012 and began shipping in August. The product is manufactured at
Tandem’s headquarters in San Diego, California, U.S.A.

The solution video “JOT Tandem Line [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GBwzKYvX1-Y ]” can
be found from JOT’s website and YouTube channel.

JOT Automation – For Better Smart Products

JOT Automation develops test and production solutions for smart products and
electronics. The customers include several industry leading companies including telecom,
automotive, life science and aerospace industries. JOT operates in Europe, Americas and


About Tandem Diabetes Care, Inc.

Tandem Diabetes Care, Inc. is a privately held company dedicated to advancing the
management of diabetes through novel technologies. The Company offers a comprehensive,
user-centric and integrated approach to product design, development, and customer care.
Tandem Diabetes Care is based in San Diego, Calif.

t:slim and Tandem Diabetes Care are registered trademarks of Tandem Diabetes Care,


SOURCE JOT Automation and Tandem Diabetes Care, Inc.

Source: PR Newswire