ProGlove is an IoT startup that develops innovative wearables which reinventss hands-free scanning and connect the industrial worker to #IoT.

ProGlove's solutions connect the industrial worker with the IIoT and provide management tools to supply the required data where it is needed on site. This allows for greater efficiency, flexibility, and quality.

ProGlove was founded in 2014 by Thomas Kirchner, Paul Günther, Jonas Girardet and Alexander Grots. The company is headquartered in München, Bayern, with an additional office in Chicago, Illinois.

ProGlove’s IIoT wearables are an almost natural extension of the workers’ tools, giving them a decisive edge by strengthening their role in the digitized industry 4.0. This creates immediate value for user organizations and leads to greater efficiency, flexibility and quality.

ProGlove’s industrial wearables help organizations implement their IIoT initiatives. Their user-centric design makes them an ideal choice for use in environments in which every second counts. That includes production and manufacturing as well as logistics and packaging of goods. Smart wearable scanners from ProGlove save time, increase the quality and worker efficiency in your facility.


ProGlove’s complementary software solutions give users feedback on the tasks performed. This reduces mistakes, improves quality, and provides tangible data for future decisions. Its wearable scanners allow workers to operate hands-free. No need to carry a bulky scanner anymore.


ProGlove is backed by leading global investors including Summit Partners, DIVC, Intel Capital, Bayern Kapital, & GETTYLAB among others. The company raised $40M in its latest "Series B" financing on Sep 9, 2019. This brings ProGlove's total funding to $49.1M to-date.



  • Year founded: 2014
  • Funding Info: $49.1M in 6 Funding Rounds (Last Funding Type: Series B)
  • Yearly Revenue: $10M-$20M (2018)
  • Employee Size: 51-200
  • Business Valuation: NA
  • City/Town: Munich
  • State: Bayern
  • Country: Germany
Related businesses