May 31, 2007 09:39 ET

ATS Partners With Toshiba America Business Solutions, Offering Turnkey Solutions Aimed at Increasing Return on Equipment Investments

Partnership Offers Toshiba Multi-National Level IT and Peripheral Support

PEORIA, IL--(Marketwire - May 31, 2007) - Advanced Technology Services, Inc. (ATS), the industry leader in managed production equipment maintenance and innovative IT solutions, announced today its partnership with Toshiba America Business Solutions Inc. (TABS), a leader in document imaging solutions.

This partnership offers the Toshiba dealer network access to multi-national level IT and peripheral support. ATS will provide Toshiba printer maintenance, technical support from triage to issue resolution, staff augmentation and other related professional services.

"We welcome partners like ATS that have decades of experience and collective knowledge in IT and printer maintenance. This, along with ATS' geographic reach, printer support and infrastructure, allows ATS to deliver quality solutions to clients nationwide," said Bill Melo, vice president, national account marketing and operations, TABS.

This partnership enables Toshiba to focus on running their business while ATS focuses on maintaining equipment efficiency. "As businesses continue to rely more heavily on the importance of increasing the return on their equipment investments, our multi-vendor single source solutions ensure the Toshiba dealer network that their assets will be maintained and running when they need them," said William Stuckert, general manager, ATS IT Services Division.

About ATS

Advanced Technology Services, Inc. (ATS) improves productivity and profitability for many of the world's most respected companies through innovative IT solutions including Caterpillar, GE, Motorola, Acxiom, T-Systems and the State of Georgia. Founded in 1985, ATS employs over 1,700 people across the US and Mexico. ATS IT Solutions is headquartered in Hoffman Estates, IL. For more information, visit the ATS web site at

About Toshiba America Business Solutions

Toshiba America Business Solutions Inc. (TABS) manages product planning, marketing, sales, service support and distribution of copiers, facsimiles, multifunction printing products, network controllers, and toner products throughout the United States, Mexico, Latin America, and the Caribbean. Headquartered in Irvine, Calif., TABS has four divisions: the Electronic Imaging Division; the Toner Products Division; the Document Solutions Engineering Division; and TOPAC U.S.A., Inc., dba Toshiba Business Solutions (TBS), a wholly owned subsidiary corporation of TABS, that operates a network of wholly owned office equipment dealers throughout the United States. For more information on Toshiba copier, facsimile, multifunction printing products, network controllers or toner products, or for a dealer in your area, call 1-800-GO-TOSHIBA or visit the TABS Web site at

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