SOURCE: Star Micronics

Star Micronics

June 29, 2012 10:21 ET

NFC & Zigbee Mobile Platform With On the Go Receipt Printing Announced by Star Micronics and TazTag and Demonstrated at COMMUNICASIA 2012

Star's SM-T300 BlueTooth Printer Approved for TazPad

EDISON, NJ--(Marketwire - Jun 29, 2012) - Star Micronics America, Inc. is proud to announce its partnership with TazTag Contactless Solutions. TazTag uses its expertise to create and provide secure mobile devices supporting the latest technology.

Star's SM-T300 BlueTooth portable receipt printer has been approved to be integrated with TazTag's TazPad, the world's first NFC and Zigbee® compatible highly secure Android tablet. The TazPad also features a biometric fingerprint sensor for added security.

"Star's partnership with a leading edge company like TazTag is another reason why Star is Always Leading and Always Innovating," said Christophe Naasz, Director, Marketing, Star Micronics America, Inc. "TazTag is releasing extraordinary products with features that cannot be found on any mobile products today. Like Star, TazTag is really on the edge of the technology and we are proud to be associated with such a leading company."

Star's SM-T300 is ideal for the ever growing field service/mobile industry, for workers requiring handhelds to seamlessly print to the worker's mobile printer.

The SM-T300 rugged and water-resistant design coupled with a long battery life makes the SM-T300 a welcomed option for applications in harsh outdoor environments, such as service & delivery, public safety and utility applications.

In addition to easy drop in & print paper loading and print speed of 80mm per second, the SM-T300 also features an LCD display, magnetic stripe reader and comes standard with a Bluetooth/Serial or Wireless/LAN & Serial connection.

TazTag demoed the solution at COMMUNICASIA in Singapore June 19-22 to great reviews.

About Star Micronics
Star Micronics America, Inc. is a subsidiary of Star Micronics Company Ltd., a world-leading producer of small printers, high-precision machine tools, and precision parts. Star Micronics Company Ltd. is ranked as one of the Top 50 "Most Stable" Japanese Companies on the Japanese Nikkei. For more information, visit or call 800-782-7636.

About TazTag
Recognized for its expertise in contactless technology, the French company TazTag offers a complete range of products enabling the deployment of new NFC applications, including the TazPad, the industry's first Android tablet computer with NFC, Zigbee and biometrics, and the TPH-ONE, the first Android smartphone with NFC and Zigbee. For more information, visit or email

Contact Information

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    Regina Mazza
    Star Micronics America
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