SOURCE: Newport Digital Technologies

August 03, 2009 11:00 ET

Newport Digital Technologies Signs Distribution Agreement With Ingram Micro

NEWPORT BEACH, CA--(Marketwire - August 3, 2009) - Newport Digital Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: NPDT), a technology solutions driven company focused on rapidly emerging businesses in the wireless technology space, announced today that it has signed a distribution agreement with Ingram Micro Corporation to distribute and market the company's wireless solutions and products on a global basis.

NDT CEO Gary DeMel said, "This is the first step in NDT's plan to bring leading edge wireless technology solutions to market. Ingram Micro is one of the world's best, most efficient distribution channels and we are very excited to work with their distribution, sales, marketing and business teams to sell and deploy the next generation of RFID computing devices and wireless digital signage products and solutions. Ingram Micro's vast network of distribution partners, value added resellers (VARS), value added distributors (VADS) and systems integrators worldwide gives NDT the opportunity to reach customers in a very efficient manner. We see this as a first and key relationship in building NDT into a world class technology solutions company."

NDT, in conjunction with leading Taiwan based R&D technology incubators, the Institute for Information Industry (III) and the Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI), is commercializing a number of leading edge Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) technologies. NDT will offer a comprehensive line of mobile computing products and solutions targeting RFID field applications for asset tracking, inventory management and point-of-sale for various B2B markets. NDT is also developing and marketing a untethered digital signage solution that targets both the fortune 1000 and small office/home office (SOHO) markets.

NDT's planned RFID product suite includes: Electronic Product Code (EPC) Global certification laboratories, ruggedized military/commercial-grade RFID enabled, mobile handheld tablet computers, RFID forklifts and tags, Digital signage, e-learning, security and surveillance solutions. NDT will utilize and leverage Ingram Micro's distribution and sales channels, valued added partners, logistics, inventory management and warehousing for its diversified wireless products to enhance and increase market share.

ABOUT NEWPORT DIGITAL TECHNOLOGIES, INC.

Newport Digital Technologies, Inc. (www.newportdt.com) is a technology solutions driven company organized to focus on serving five of the fastest-emerging businesses in the technology space -- RFID (radio-frequency identification), WiMax, eLearning, Digital Signage & LED Lighting and Security & Surveillance solutions. NDT develops and delivers these technology solutions through strategic collaborations with global partners, including Taiwan Industry and Taiwan's premier technology R&D incubators -- the Institute for Information Industry (III) www.iii.org.tw/english and the Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) www.itri.org.tw/eng. Once developed, NDT customizes these technology solutions and markets them through Fortune 1000 channel partners and systems integrators on a worldwide basis.

This press release contains certain forward-looking statements with respect to NDT and its business. Statements that are not historical facts are identified as "forward-looking statements." The words "estimate," "project," "intend," "expect," "believe," "plan," and similar expressions, particularly when used in the "future tense," are intended to identify forward-looking statements. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date of this release. Information on potential risk factors that could affect the Company's business plans and financial results can be found in the Company's reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The Company assumes no obligation to update or supplement forward-looking statements that become untrue because of subsequent events.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Gary DeMel
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    Newport Digital Technologies, Inc.
    620 Newport Center Drive Suite 570
    Newport Beach, CA 92660