BATTERY & WIRELESS SOLUTIONS INC.

BATTERY & WIRELESS SOLUTIONS INC.

March 11, 2005 13:00 ET

Battery & Wireless Solutions to Supply A&P Distribution Centers: New Area of Business for BWS Continues to Grow


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FOR: BATTERY & WIRELESS SOLUTIONS INC.

TSX VENTURE SYMBOL: BWS

MARCH 11, 2005 - 13:00 ET

Battery & Wireless Solutions to Supply A&P
Distribution Centers: New Area of Business for BWS
Continues to Grow

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - March 11, 2005) - The Board
of Directors of Battery & Wireless Solutions Inc. (TSX VENTURE:BWS) (the
"Company") is pleased to announce that effective immediately, the
Company's subsidiary, Magnacharge Battery Corporation, has been approved
to supply material handling equipment battery products to The Great
Atlantic and Pacific Tea Company of Canada ("A&P"), a unique retailer of
quality foods with over 200 retail locations in Ontario, Canada. A&P
also has four distribution centers in Ontario.

Battery & Wireless Solutions Inc. will now be supplying a complete range
of battery requirements for A&P's distribution and logistics operations
at all their Ontario distribution centers. The Company secured this
approval after A&P conducted extensive testing over the past eight
months on the battery products available through Battery & Wireless
Solutions.

The initial purchase order has been rendered in the aggregate amount of
$220,000.

A&P Canada is a division of The Great Atlantic and Pacific Tea Company
(NYSE: GAP), which was founded in 1859 in New Jersey and now has over
649 retail locations in the United States and Canada with gross sales in
excess of US$10 Billion annually. A&P is listed for trading on the New
York Stock Exchange and has over 78,000 employees.

Battery & Wireless Solutions is delighted to be associated with A&P in
providing battery power to support their extensive distribution network
in Canada, and is looking forward to meeting any future requirements as
well. This announcement marks the second time in just over one month
that Battery & Wireless has been chosen to meet the industrial and
material handling battery and charger requirements of a major retailer
in Canada, and represents a potentially significant new area of revenue
growth for the Company.

About Battery & Wireless Solutions Inc.

Battery & Wireless Solutions Inc. (TSXV: BWS) is Canada's largest
independent distributor of battery and battery-related products. Through
its core business units, Magnacharge Battery Corporation and Battery
World Canada Corp., Battery & Wireless Solutions brings together the
infrastructure needed to offer an efficient, nationwide distribution
network that touches every type of customer from large-scale
distributors to end-user consumers. It is the only company in Canada
offering a comprehensive range of products that fulfills every battery
need including industrial, automotive, deep-cycle, motorcycle, portable
devices and more, featuring Duracell, Delphi, Trojan, Rayovac, and
Panasonic as well as the Company's own branded line of batteries such as
Magnacharge and Giant. For more information please visit www.bwsinc.com



On behalf of the Board of Directors,

BATTERY & WIRELESS SOLUTIONS INC.


Les Granholm, President & CEO


Forward Looking Information

Certain statements in this release, other than statements of historical
fact, are forward-looking information that involves various risks and
uncertainties. These can include, without limitation, statements based
on current expectations involving a number of risks and uncertainties
related to all aspects of the industry. These risks and uncertainties
include, but are not restricted to, continued increased demand for the
Company's products and the Company's ability to attract and maintain key
employees.

These uncertainties may cause actual results to differ from information
contained herein. There can be no assurance that such statements will
prove to be accurate. Actual results and future events could differ
materially from those anticipated in such statements. These and all
subsequent written and oral forward-looking statements are based on the
estimates and opinions of management on the dates they are made and
expressly qualified in their entirety by this notice. The Company
assumes no obligation to update forward-looking statements should
circumstances or management's estimates or opinions change.

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Contact Information

  • FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:
    Battery & Wireless Solutions Inc.
    Les Granholm
    (604) 525-0489
    Email: les_g@bwsinc.com
    Website: www.bwsinc.com
    or
    Linear Capital Corp.
    Tony Croll
    (514) 399-9952 or 1-877-600-6001
    Email: tcroll@linearcapital.com
    Website: www.linearcapital.com
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