SOURCE: PC Universe, Inc.

October 03, 2007 08:00 ET

PC Universe (PCUV) Unveils Merchant Store at Buy.com

BOCA RATON, FL--(Marketwire - October 3, 2007) - PC Universe, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: PCUV), a direct marketer and value-added reseller ("VAR") of information technology ("IT") products and services, announces the availability of its merchant store on Buy.com. PC Universe offers a large selection of computer products from flash memory to high-end servers and everything in between. PC Universe expects to list over 20,000 products for immediate shipment on the Buy.com website.

"We are very excited to come online with this relationship at the very start of the fourth quarter," said Tom Livia, president and co-founder, PC Universe, Inc.. Livia adds, "Previous endeavors, such as our merchant store on Amazon.com have proven that this type of revenue sharing arrangement can be very successful for us. We are confident that Buy.com shoppers will benefit from our wide selection, super pricing, fast delivery, and top notch customer service."

About Buy.com

Buy.com is a leading e-commerce company with more than 10 million customer accounts, focused on providing its customers with a rewarding shopping experience and a broad selection of high-quality technology and entertainment retail goods at competitive prices. Buy.com offers over 2 million products in a range of categories, including consumer electronics, computer hardware and software, cell phones, books, music, videos, games, digital music downloads, toys, bags, home and outdoor, baby and sporting goods. Buy.com, founded in June of 1997, is located in Aliso Viejo, California. Buy.com® and The Internet Superstore™ are trademarks of Buy.com Inc. Buy.com currently competes with a variety of companies that can be divided into two broad categories: (i) multi-category retailers such as Amazon.com and Wal-Mart and (ii) specialty retailers or manufacturers such as Best Buy, Circuit City, CompUSA, Barnes & Noble and Dell.

About PC Universe, Inc.

PC Universe is an authorized direct marketer and service provider of over 250,000 IT products from top name brands such as Apple, Canon, Cisco, Citrix, Epson, HP, IBM, Lenovo, Microsoft, Sony, Symantec and Toshiba. As a total technology solutions provider, PC Universe provides professional technical services such as networking design and installation, ongoing network and hardware maintenance, network security analysis, managed services and network monitoring, business continuity planning, disaster planning and recovery, and voice over IP (VoIP).

Since 1995, PC Universe has served the information technology needs of businesses of all sizes, federal, sate and local government entities as well as educational institutions, both public and private. PC Universe currently serves its customers through two website properties, http://www.pcuniverse.com and http://www.patriotpc.us, a fully staffed call center, a direct sales force of industry professionals, and a technical service staff of certified technicians and engineers. PCUniverse.com is ranked by Internet Retailer magazine as one of the Top 500 retail sites on the Internet.

For more information on PC Universe, please visit www.pcuniverse.com

Forward-Looking Statements

This release may contain statements that are "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements are based on current estimates and projections about PC Universe, Inc.'s business, which are derived in part on assumptions of its management, and are not guarantees of future performance, as such performance is difficult to predict. Actual outcomes and results may differ materially from what is expressed or forecasted in forward-looking statements due to numerous factors. Such factors include, but are not limited to, the Company's ability to execute effectively its business plan and acquisition strategy, changes in market activity, the development of new products and services, the enhancement of existing products and services, competitive pressures (including price competition), system failures, economic and political conditions, changes in consumer behavior and the introduction of competing products having technological and/or other advantages. These and other risks are described in the Company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, which should be read in conjunction herewith for a further discussion of important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements. The Company assumes no obligation to update information concerning its expectations.

Contact Information

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    Phone - 304-523-3980
    Email - lshort@invstrategies.com