Wallace Signs VAR Agreement with SAMSys Technologies
Wednesday, October 23, 2002
LISLE, Ill.--Oct. 22, 2002--Wallace, the leading provider of print management services, today announced that it has signed a Value Added Reseller (VAR) agreement with SAMSys Technologies Inc. (SMY:TSX-VEN), a world leading provider of radio frequency identification (RFID) solutions. "Wallace can now enhance our offerings to customers to include SAMSys' full range of multi-frequency and multi-protocol RFID reader solutions," said Jeff Bartel, General Manager, Print Systems Division of Wallace. "It is important to provide customers with the most comprehensive and satisfying solutions to their applications and SAMSys adds to our offerings." "SAMSys is pleased to partner with Wallace, a company that is committed to providing high-quality enabling RFID solutions," said Cliff Horwitz, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of SAMSys. "SAMSys is continuing to build momentum in the marketplace by partnering with recognized leaders in specific vertical markets, and thereby creating the necessary channels and delivery mechanism. This agreement with Wallace is further evidence of our commitment to the strategic goal of a broadly based VAR network capable of integrating and installing compelling, cost effective RFID solutions." SAMSys offers a selection of reader solutions including standard frequency-specific modules (SAMSys' SARS family of readers), custom-made application specific reader systems, and OEM modules aimed at providing tailored solutions for a wide variety of supply chain management applications. The comprehensive line of RFID readers spans low frequency, high frequency and UHF, and can support a very broad range of protocols including: * packaged and ready to use low power readers * high power readers for demanding applications * smart shelves * modules for integration into OEM products * RFID reader networks for TCP/IP connectivity * dual frequency readers at 125KHz/13.56MHz and 134KHz/13.56 MHz.