SOURCE: Newport Digital Technologies
August 03, 2009 11:00 ET
Newport Digital Technologies Signs Distribution Agreement With Ingram Micro
NEWPORT BEACH, CA--(Marketwire - August 3, 2009) - Newport Digital Technologies, Inc.
(OTCBB: NPDT), a technology solutions driven company focused on rapidly
emerging businesses in the wireless technology space, announced today that
it has signed a distribution agreement with Ingram Micro Corporation to
distribute and market the company's wireless solutions and products on a
NDT CEO Gary DeMel said, "This is the first step in NDT's plan to bring
leading edge wireless technology solutions to market. Ingram Micro is one
of the world's best, most efficient distribution channels and we are very
excited to work with their distribution, sales, marketing and business
teams to sell and deploy the next generation of RFID computing devices and
wireless digital signage products and solutions. Ingram Micro's vast
network of distribution partners, value added resellers (VARS), value added
distributors (VADS) and systems integrators worldwide gives NDT the
opportunity to reach customers in a very efficient manner. We see this as a
first and key relationship in building NDT into a world class technology
NDT, in conjunction with leading Taiwan based R&D technology incubators,
the Institute for Information Industry (III) and the Industrial Technology
Research Institute (ITRI), is commercializing a number of leading edge
Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) technologies. NDT will offer a
comprehensive line of mobile computing products and solutions targeting
RFID field applications for asset tracking, inventory management and
point-of-sale for various B2B markets. NDT is also developing and
marketing a untethered digital signage solution that targets both the
fortune 1000 and small office/home office (SOHO) markets.
NDT's planned RFID product suite includes: Electronic Product Code (EPC)
Global certification laboratories, ruggedized military/commercial-grade
RFID enabled, mobile handheld tablet computers, RFID forklifts and tags,
Digital signage, e-learning, security and surveillance solutions. NDT will
utilize and leverage Ingram Micro's distribution and sales channels, valued
added partners, logistics, inventory management and warehousing for its
diversified wireless products to enhance and increase market share.
ABOUT NEWPORT DIGITAL TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
Newport Digital Technologies, Inc. (www.newportdt.com) is a technology
solutions driven company organized to focus on serving five of the
fastest-emerging businesses in the technology space -- RFID
(radio-frequency identification), WiMax, eLearning, Digital Signage & LED
Lighting and Security & Surveillance solutions. NDT develops and delivers
these technology solutions through strategic collaborations with global
partners, including Taiwan Industry and Taiwan's premier technology R&D
incubators -- the Institute for Information Industry (III)
www.iii.org.tw/english and the Industrial Technology Research Institute
(ITRI) www.itri.org.tw/eng. Once developed, NDT customizes these technology
solutions and markets them through Fortune 1000 channel partners and
systems integrators on a worldwide basis.
This press release contains certain forward-looking statements with respect
to NDT and its business. Statements that are not historical facts are
identified as "forward-looking statements." The words "estimate,"
"project," "intend," "expect," "believe," "plan," and similar expressions,
particularly when used in the "future tense," are intended to identify
forward-looking statements. Readers are cautioned not to place undue
reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the
date of this release. Information on potential risk factors that could
affect the Company's business plans and financial results can be found in
the Company's reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
The Company assumes no obligation to update or supplement forward-looking
statements that become untrue because of subsequent events.