Theatro Expands In India

Dallas-based Theatro, a startup which says it is developing enterprise, wearable apps for brick and mortar retailers, announced an expansion into Bangalore, India this morning. Theatro said it has opened up a new, research and development office in Bangalore, which it expects will employ approximately 25 to 40 software engineers by the end of the year. Theatro is backed by Ed Zander, the former CEO of Motorola. Theatro is led by Chris Todd, and says it is developing an enterprise "wearable" tied into software productivity applications, specifically for brick and mortar retailers.