DevStudios International Inc.

February 27, 2007 14:47 ET

DevStudios Signs 180 Store Licensing Deal With Donatos

EDMONTON, ALBERTA--(CCNMatthews - Feb. 27, 2007) - DevStudios International Inc. (TSX VENTURE:DVE) is pleased to announce that Donatos Pizza, a major regional pizza chain has chosen the DevStudios' TUXX™ application for its in-store point of sale system, back office management, and on-line ordering.

After buying the company back from McDonald's in 2003, Donatos is fast becoming one of the largest regional Pizzeria chains in the United States. We are delighted to sign this agreement with Donatos" says Bob Vergidis, the president and CEO of DevStudios. "DevStudios TUXX™ Enterprise Solution Version 8.0 will empower the Donatos chain of restaurants and facilitate the management of their rapid growth. With integrated back-office reporting, and integrated on-line ordering, Donatos will represent one of the largest single DevStudios clients."

"We're looking to drive customer service and customer satisfaction to the next level" relates Dave Cantwell, Executive Director of Technology for the company.
"The DevStudios TUXX™ tool set allows us to greatly reduce new associate learning curves, provides a single source of menu management for all order entry systems, and gives us the flexibility and support of a call center. This will allow us to improve our service to our customers and increase our speed to market. The DevStudios TUXX Enterprise Solution provides all the elements we need in one package from a single vendor."

About Donatos Pizza

Columbus-based Donatos Pizza is a bustling chain of over 170 franchise and company-owned restaurants located in 5 states. Donatos Pizza has been a driving force in the Pizza Industry since 1963. Donatos' menu includes its signature Edge-to-Edge® pizzas, oven-baked subs, Baked Ciabatta Sandwiches, garden fresh salads, Big & Meaty Buffalo Wings and more. For additional information about Donatos Pizza visit

About DevStudios

Headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta, and with offices in the United States and Mexico, DevStudios (TSX VENTURE:DVE) is a software development company specializing in products that increase the agility of small and medium size organizations. DevStudios TUXX™ is a Unix-based Call Center, and Point of Sale Solution for the Pizzeria Industry. DevStudios Leapfrog®, is the next generation business operating system that integrates and provides transparency of all aspects of business. DevStudios Shiva is a leading edge MRP solution for Manufacturing and finate capacity scheduling.

DevStudios is proud to be one of Canada's 100 Fastest Growing Companies as ranked by PROFIT Magazine in 2005 and 2006, as well as one of Alberta's 30 Fastest Growing Companies ranked by Alberta Venture Magazine for the past four years. DevStudios is a Gold Microsoft partner, a field-managed Microsoft ISV, and the winner of the 2004 Microsoft IMPACT Award. For more information please visit:

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