Lebanon, NH, 22 August 2012 – TomTom, global supplier of location and navigation products and services, is extending its partnership with Telenav. TomTom will provide mapping data for Scout™, Telenav's daily personal navigator. Additionally, TomTom will remain the provider of map content for Telenav-powered Sprint applications.
Scout, currently available on the iPhone, provides personalized information on where to go, when to leave, how to get there and what to do upon arrival. Together, Telenav and TomTom will provide up-to-date map content to Scout customers, ensuring each journey is based on the latest map information. All Sprint customers will also continue to have access to TomTom maps via Scout.
"We believe the new contract with Telenav is an endorsement of our high quality maps," said Anders Truelsen, Vice President of Sales for TomTom Licensing, North America. "We are pleased that Scout users will be able to experience the added value of our rich map content."
"Our goal is to always provide a reliable and easy-to-use service for our customers," said Hassan Wahla, Vice President of Business Development for Telenav. "We are pleased to extend our agreement with TomTom because of its parallel focus and commitment to high-quality map content."
TomTom maps provide navigable coverage with over 7 million miles of roads in the United States and Canada. By leveraging TomTom maps, Telenav can offer drivers a seamless navigation experience.