GuestLogix Inc.

GuestLogix Inc.

October 27, 2009 08:00 ET

GuestLogix Onboard Retail Technology Selected by Macau's Low-Fare International Airline, Viva Macau

New platform will enable Viva Macau to enhance flight experience with the introduction of new products and services

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 27, 2009) - GuestLogix, Inc. (TSX VENTURE:GXI), the leading provider of onboard retail solutions to the airline industry, today announced that Viva Macau Airlines, Macau's award-winning, low-fare international airline, has selected its popular point-of-sale handhelds and retail transaction platform to accept credit card purchases on all its flights.

Dr. Reginald Macdonald, CEO Viva Macau Airlines said: "GuestLogix onboard retail technology will make it secure, swift and convenient for our passengers to purchase beverages, meals, snacks and other merchandise onboard. The new retail platform will allow us to easily introduce new products and services never before available to enhance the travel experience."

Viva Macau Airlines' quest is to create Asia's most dynamic and best value-for-money airline linked to Asia's hottest destination, Macau. It currently flies to various destinations including Sydney, Australia; Jakarta, Indonesia; Tokyo, Japan; Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam; and its newest route, Melbourne, Australia. For more information, please visit

Macau is a booming tourist destination and vibrant city on the southern cost of China. Serving Asia's newest destination for leisure, entertainment, gaming, shopping, events and mixed culture, Viva Macau is poised to redefine air travel with onboard offers to complete every customers' travel needs. Some examples of these offers include ground transportation tickets, ferry tickets to neighbouring Hong Kong, as well as tickets for shows and places of interest in Macau.

"We are pleased to be working with Viva Macau Airlines to help their customers get the most out of their trip," said Tom Douramakos, President and CEO, GuestLogix. "We look forward to delivering all the benefits that our retail technology and new merchandising platform are capable of providing."

About Viva Macau

Viva Macau Airlines, awarded CAPA New Airline of The Year 2007 and voted Top 10 Low Cost Airlines in Asia by, is Asia's newest, low-fare international airline providing a network of direct flights from its home base, Macau - the Las Vegas of the East to Japan, Australia, Vietnam, and Indonesia. Viva Macau operates a fleet of wide-bodied Boeing 767s with a two-class cabin service - Premium Class and Economy Class. Viva Macau cabin and cockpit crews hail from 28 different nationalities, with a management team of more than 200 years combined airline experience. Viva Macau Airlines is a privately owned company whose shareholders including Macau prominent businessman and Viva Macau's Chairman Mr. Ngan In Leng and MKW Capital, an international venture capital firm with a series of equity investments across a diverse portfolio of businesses in Macau. Viva Macau is innovative and fun, a flying experience that is 'simply different'.

About GuestLogix

GuestLogix is the leading provider of onboard retail technology and solutions to the passenger travel industry. Through its industry standard onboard transaction processing engine, the Company provides carriers the tools to become successful onboard retailers and by way of its OnTouch™ merchandising platform it facilitates innovative products and services to enhance passenger experience and propel ancillary revenue growth. With a customer base comprising nine of the top 11 global airlines, GuestLogix maintains contracts to serve more than 35 per cent of the world airline passenger traffic via its proprietary platform based on the 2008 passenger data compiled by Air Transport Intelligence (ATI). To date in 2009, GuestLogix has been named one of Canada's Top 100 fastest growing companies by Profit Magazine, one of Canada's Top 100 technology companies according to Canadian Business Magazine, and the Company ranked as one of Deloitte's 50 fastest growing Canadian technology companies. Additional information on GuestLogix can be found at and

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