About SATO

SATO is a pioneer and leading global provider of integrated Automatic Identification and Data Collection solutions that leverage barcode, two-dimensional stacked & QR code, color code, digital watermarking, and UHF/HF/PJM RFID technologies. SATO delivers innovative end-to-end solutions to businesses as a single point responsibility for hardware, consumables, maintenance management, application software, each designed to enhance customer value. SATO solutions enable better business efficiencies and environmental protection to contribute to the development of a sustainable world.

Founded in 1940, SATO is publicly listed on the first section of Tokyo Stock Exchange in Japan. It has sales and support offices in over 20 countries and is represented globally through a world-class network of partners. For the fiscal year ended March 31, 2014, it reported revenues of JPY 96,773 million (US$ 966 million). More information about SATO can be found at www.satoworldwide.com.

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About SATO in Asia Pacific

Incorporated in 1987, SATO Asia Pacific covers all of Asia Pacific, parts of Africa and the Middle East, the region’s headquarter is based in Singapore and we are well represented by a network of more than 40 authorised distributors, VARs and dealers in the region. Comprising of sales offices, label production and pre-printing facilities and representative offices, we provide extensive range of easy-to-integrate thermal barcode and RFID printers, hand labelling systems, consumables, software and connectivity solutions so you can rely on us to deliver the right solution for your business needs. SATO's complete solution for data collection and labelling focus on retail, industrial, healthcare, transportation & logistics and government sectors. With our solutions that enable businesses to identify, track and manage people, products and assets, we partners with other world-class companies, from third-party equipment manufacturers, to integrators, adding value to our customers' businesses, while leveraging all of our partners' strengths.