DDS Wireless International Inc.
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DDS Wireless International Inc.

November 13, 2009 08:00 ET

DDS Wireless Receives Follow-On Orders From One of Europe's Largest Taxi Fleet Operators, and South African Reseller

RICHMOND, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire – Nov. 13, 2009) - DDS Wireless International (TSX:DD) today announced follow-on orders from long-term customers in Europe and South Africa.

In Europe, the Company's Taxi Business Unit, Digital Dispatch, received an order from Taxi G7 of Paris, one of the largest taxi fleet operators in Europe. The order for the Company's iPilot 8000(TM) Mobile Data Terminals ("MDTs"), is valued at more than $600,000, and follows a similar sized order delivered in the second quarter. The Company expects to deliver the MDTs to G7 before the end of the year.

Taxi G7 has been utilizing DDS's technologies to build its business for more than 8 years. To date, G7 has installed more than 3,500 iPilots from Digital Dispatch as it upgrades from previous generation MDTs purchased from the Company. With a fleet of over 5,000 vehicles, G7 belongs to an elite group of large European taxi companies that rely on the Company's system software or wireless devices. This group of customers includes Taxi Stockholm, Helsinki Taxi, SKT taxi group of Copenhagen and Taxi Dusseldorf.

"Taxi G7 and our other large European taxi customers are all very sophisticated operators that rely on leading edge technology to achieve high levels of efficiency and customer service. They seek the best that the market has to offer and we are proud to be a leading supplier in this very demanding market," stated Vari Ghai, CEO of DDS Wireless.

Digital Wireless Receives South African Order

DDS Wireless International Inc.'s OEM business unit, DW Digital Wireless, today announced that it has received an order for 275 Vector 530's MDTs from Emcom, a leading wireless communications supplier in South Africa. The order is pursuant to a new two year supply agreement Emcom has signed with Eskom, the leading Electricity provider in South Africa, to continue installing MDT's into their fleet of over 5,000 vehicles. To date, Emcom has installed approximately 1,400 of the Company's MDTs into Eskom's fleet. The Company also expects to ship this order before year-end.

"Emcom has been a key partner of Digital Wireless since 2007," stated Digital Wireless's President George Lipski. "This order reinforces the value of our market reach through VARs and other strategic partnerships."

About DDS Wireless International Inc.

DDS Wireless International Inc. is a global leader in providing application software for multiple vertical markets within the transportation industry. The Company specializes in transit routing and scheduling, real-time dispatching, vehicle location and tracking software applications, communications infrastructure as well as in-vehicle wireless devices. DDS Wireless operates four businesses dedicated for Transit, Taxi, Limousines and Work Truck, and Wireless Devices and Communication Infrastructure. The Company supports its customers worldwide through its offices in Canada, Finland, Singapore, Sweden, U.K. and U.S.A.

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Contact Information

  • DDS Wireless International Inc.
    Cory Pala
    Investor Relations Representative
    (604) 214-7275
    Investors@ddswireless.com
    or
    DDS Wireless International Inc.
    Jim Zadra, CA
    Chief Financial Officer
    (604) 241-1441
    www.ddswireless.com