SOURCE: AND International Publishers

November 19, 2007 02:31 ET

AND releases street level data for Germany

ROTTERDAM, NETHERLANDS--(Marketwire - November 19, 2007) - AND Automotive Navigation Data, leading provider of worldwide digital mapping used for navigation and location-based services (LBS) around the world, today announced that it has released street level maps for Germany. With this release AND continues to expand its road coverage for Western Europe and to provide the best alternative to Navteq and Tele Atlas in the market for digital maps and navigation.

The German map includes rich comprehensive navigation features and is in line with the high quality specifications defined by AND and its customers. The digital map offers full coverage, is fully navigable and includes house number ranges and postal codes. The digital map covers almost 1.1 million kilometers and 66,000 cities and villages.

Europe on street level

"With the release of street level maps for Germany we have taken another significant step in pursuing our ambition to complete our coverage of Western Europe with high quality detailed maps. Earlier this year we released similar high quality maps for Belgium, Luxembourg and the Netherlands and in 2008 we plan to release maps for all the remaining countries in Western Europe with the same street level information. We believe this to be the best alternative to Navteq and Tele Atlas available in the market." according to Maarten Oldenhof, CEO of AND Automotive Navigation Data.

AND Automotive Navigation Data

AND Automotive Navigation Data is leading provider of digital mapping data used for navigation and location-based services around the world. AND Automotive Navigation Data focuses on the development of digital maps for Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Germany, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Slovenia and Turkey. The digital maps are used in personal and 'in-car' navigation, Internet-based mapping, fleet management and more. The company employs approximately 280 employees. The company was founded in 1984, is headquartered in Rotterdam, the Netherlands and is listed on Euronext Amsterdam (AND).

Contact AND:
Maarten Oldenhof (CEO), tel +31 10 8851200


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