NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - Nov 30, 2012) - IDO Security Inc. (OTCBB: IDOI), developer of the innovative MagShoe™ shoe scanning device (SSD), today announced that its Chinese distributor, Hwan Technology & Trade Co., will be demonstrating the MagShoe at the upcoming 11th Annual China International Exhibition on Public Safety & Security, Security China 2012 in Beijing, China December 3-6.
Security China 2012 is sponsored by The Chinese Ministry of Public Security, The Ministry of Science & Technology, the Office on Anti-terrorism, as well as the Beijing Municipal Public Security Bureau. It is the largest homeland security exhibition in China, and will provide a major platform for exhibitors to meet the government level buyers and high management for purchasing in different industries. Approximately 1,000 exhibitors from China and other countries, including USA, Canada, U.K., Germany, Korea, Japan, Taiwan, Hong Kong, will greet more than 150,000 visitors from China and neighboring countries.
Currently, China's civil aviation authority is planning significant expansion for local Chinese airports, and IDO Security's distributor, Hwan is working to incorporate the MagShoe into the security routine at the new airports. Security China is an excellent opportunity for Hwan to demonstrate the MagShoe to a broad audience of Chinese decision makers.
The president of the Civil Aviation Administration of China, Mr. Li Jiaxiang, said, "China shall develop its airports with appropriately advanced policy. The Planning showed that in the 'Twelfth Five-Year Plan' period, the number of airports by 2015 will reach 230 or more. China will build 70 new airports, relocate 16 airports and reconstruct or expand 91 airports. The infrastructure investment will reach 425 billion in the aviation industry."
Attar Rozenrot, IDO Security's Marketing Manager, commented, "China has been a key market for IDO since 2008. Hwan has proven itself as a powerful distributor of the MagShoe for a variety of installations. We welcome the growth of the local Chinese aviation industry as a key step to further expand IDO's footprint in China."
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About IDO Security, Inc.
Headquartered in New York with a subsidiary in Israel, IDO Security designs, develops and markets the patented MagShoe™ shoe scanning device (SSD), filling a critical void in today's detectors by extending screening to the lower body and feet. MagShoe™'s "shoes-on" design maximizes security, thoroughness and accuracy while eliminating the need to remove shoes for increased convenience and safety; neither invasive nor harmful to the body as some of the other screening devices currently used in the marketplace. Ideal for security and loss prevention at virtually any facility, MagShoe™ is currently in use worldwide at international airports, cruise lines, government agencies, correctional facilities, mints and more.
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