Datacard Group Introduces TransTech Systems as Its Newest Distributor

New distributor to provide Datacard Secure ID hardware, software and support offerings


MINNETONKA, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 13, 2005--Datacard Group, the world leader in secure ID and card personalization solutions, today announced that TransTech Systems has become its newest distributor of Datacard(R) ID Solutions products. TransTech Systems provides identification and access control products to several hundred dealers in its nationwide network.

"TransTech is well-known in the marketplace for its commitment to quality and integrity," said Tae Kim, vice president of channel sales for Datacard Group. "The level of expertise and service it provides its customers is in keeping with the high standards we have for our ID printers, software and total solutions."

"Like Datacard Group, we recognize that the requirements for ID solutions are constantly evolving, so to survive you need to align yourselves with the best in the industry," said Jeff Kruse, General Manager of TransTech Systems. "TransTech is committed to developing strong relationships with our customers so that we can serve them well now and in the future. They depend on us to bring the right ID solutions to the field."

Datacard Group offers the world's best-selling secure ID and card personalization solutions. The company's portfolio includes systems for high-volume card issuance, card delivery, secure ID issuance and passport production, plus extensive service and supply offerings. Datacard Group serves customers in more than 120 countries (www.datacard.com).

TransTech Systems, Inc. is a leading value added distributor specializing in identification badging and access control systems. Based in Wilsonville, Oregon, TransTech is an authorized distributor of ID card printers, cameras, access control systems, card materials, supplies and card production software (www.ttsys.com).

CONTACT: Datacard Group Kevin Gillick, 952-988-2846 kevin_gillick@datacard.com KEYWORD: OREGON MINNESOTAINDUSTRY KEYWORD: GAMING EDUCATION TRAVEL MEDICAL AIRLINES TRANSPORTATION RETAIL SOFTWARE NETWORKING INTERNET E-COMMERCE HARDWARE INSURANCE SPORTS BANKING ENTERTAINMENT MARKETING AGREEMENTSSOURCE: Datacard Group

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