SOURCE: Optex Systems Holdings, Inc.

Optex Systems Holdings, Inc.

June 01, 2015 06:00 ET

Optex Systems, Inc. and Nightforce Optics, Inc. Announce Strategic Multi-Year $6 Million Supply Agreement

RICHARDSON, TX--(Marketwired - June 01, 2015) - Optex Systems, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Optex Systems Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: OPXS), a leading manufacturer of optical sighting systems and assemblies for domestic and foreign militaries, announced today a strategic multi-year supply agreement with Nightforce Optics, Inc. (Nightforce) to supply critical optical assemblies through the recently acquired Applied Optics Center (AOC) Division. The targeted amount of goods and services is expected to exceed $6 Million over a multi-year agreement.

"The AOC Division of Optex Systems is proud to have been chosen as a premium supplier to Nightforce. The core competencies of AOC and the manufacturing requirements of Nightforce have aligned to allow both companies to pursue a more strategic relationship within the supply chain," stated Bill Bates, AOC's General Manager. He continued, "This agreement is consistent with our desire to diversify our revenue stream beyond the Department of Defense customer base using existing infrastructure and personnel."

Klaus Johnson, Nightforce's Product and Business Development Manager commented, "We believe this Strategic Supply Agreement with AOC gives Nightforce a competitive edge at a critical time in our business. Our customers demand the absolute best products available and they look to us to bring improved technology and feature sets. This agreement will support Nightforce in delivering on both of those ever increasing demands."

ABOUT OPTEX SYSTEMS

Optex, which was founded in 1987, is a Richardson, Texas based ISO 9001:2008 certified concern, which manufactures optical sighting systems and assemblies, primarily for Department of Defense (DOD) applications. Its products are installed on various types of U.S. military land vehicles, such as the Abrams and Bradley fighting vehicles, Light Armored and Armored Security Vehicles, and have been selected for installation on the Stryker family of vehicles. Optex also manufactures and delivers numerous periscope configurations, rifle and surveillance sights and night vision optical assemblies. Optex delivers its products both directly to the military services and to prime contractors. For additional information, please visit the Company's website at www.optexsys.com.

ABOUT NIGHTFORCE OPTICS

Nightforce was established in 1992 and is headquartered in Orofino, Idaho. Since its inception, Nightforce has had one goal in mind: to build the finest riflescopes on the market. Every riflescope that is sold is thoroughly inspected and tested by hand at our Idaho headquarters. Each is checked at 70 different points, and must pass a battery of tests ensuring that it will be rugged, reliable and repeatable. When you receive a product from Nightforce, you can be assured that it is as close to absolutely perfect as humanly possible. For addition information on our line of products be sure to visit www.nightforceoptics.com.

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Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Optex Systems Holdings, Inc.
    Stan Hirschman
    President
    (972) 764-5677
    ir@optexsys.com
    1420 Presidential Drive
    Richardson, TX 75081