Epic Data International Inc.

Epic Data International Inc.

March 19, 2008 13:00 ET

Epic Data Announces $4.8 Million Contract with Leading US Defense Contractor

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - March 19, 2008) - Epic Data International Inc. (TSX VENTURE:EKD), a provider of data collection, material management and manufacturing visibility solutions, today announced the completion of negotiations with a leading US Defense Contractor and the award of a contract to deliver a comprehensive shop floor and manufacturing data collection solution valued at CDN $4.8 million. Epic Data had previously announced on February 27, 2008, that it was in final negotiations for this contract.

About Epic Data International Inc.

For over 30 years Epic Data has been a leader in automatic identification and data collection solutions for the world's most progressive manufacturing organizations. Defense contractors, aerospace, automotive, high technology and industrial equipment & machinery manufacturers, employ Epic Data solutions to optimize the ROI of their manufacturing IT infrastructure investments and operations by increasing plant productivity, materials visibility and production velocity.

Information about Epic Data is available at www.epicdata.com

Note: Forward-looking statements in this news release are based on current expectations of management. Epic Data cautions investors that, due to risks and uncertainties, actual events may differ materially from current expectations.

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