Mitsubishi to Market Nanoventions' Products and Technologies in Asia

Apr 24, 2001, 01:00 ET from Nanoventions

    ATLANTA, April 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Nanoventions, a Nanotechnology company
 that designs, develops and manufactures both optical and non-optical
 microstructured materials, has signed a long-term agreement with Mitsubishi
 International Corporation to market Nanoventions' Products and Technologies in
 Asia.
     "We are extremely excited to have a highly respected partner like
 Mitsubishi representing Nanoventions in Asia", said Brian S. Martin, President
 and CEO of Nanoventions, Inc.  "This relationship has already proven
 beneficial to us in the weeks prior to finalizing the agreement and we are
 pleased to add this agreement to our recent string of successes. Leveraging
 Mitsubishi's relationships both within the Mitsubishi Group of Companies and
 with other Asian Companies will facilitate exposure to the proper corporate
 decision makers in our target markets and allow us to significantly shorten
 traditional sales cycles."
     "We are very positive about our relationship with Nanoventions", said Jin
 Matsumoto, Senior Vice President and General Manager of Mitsubishi
 International Corporation.  "After several months of evaluating Nanoventions'
 people, technologies, and products, we are confident in the solutions that
 Nanoventions offers.  Meetings in the United States and in Japan have proven
 to us that Nanoventions' Technologies offer high-quality optical solutions at
 costs previously unattainable.  More importantly, these meetings have shown us
 that there is significant market demand for these technologies.  This value
 proposition will allow Mitsubishi to help Nanoventions penetrate and
 potentially dominate several very large markets."
 
     Nanoventions is an Atlanta-based company that provides innovative optical
 solutions and economic manufacturing methods to bring very high quality
 micro-optic solutions to many already established markets.  Current
 applications of its technologies include:  Document and Product Security and
 Authentication technologies to prevent counterfeiting of currency, vital
 records, event and transit tickets, pharmaceuticals, and retail products; and
 Industrial Optical Films for use in Commercial Lighting, LCD's, Televisions,
 and Solar Cells.  Technologies are also being customized for future
 applications in the following markets:  Optical Computing and Networking;
 Photograph and Digital Media Print Enhancement; Full Color Optically Variable
 Products using microstructured pigments; and High Resolution Printing and
 Paper Technologies.  Founded in 2000, the Company is backed by individual
 investors.
 
     As a wholly-owned subsidiary of Mitsubishi Corporation, Mitsubishi
 International Corporation is a unique knowledge-based company.  It offers a
 broad range of services, including a practical, cross-functional approach to
 expanding international business opportunities.  MIC's primary business is
 global trading, involving commodities, consumer and industrial products, as
 well as high and low technology.  Important MIC business services include
 investing; financing; matchmaking and marketing; project management;
 technology transfer; and mergers and acquisitions.  A key MIC business
 strategy involves leveraging core businesses into dynamic new ventures.  MIC
 currently has over 50 subsidiary companies designed to enhance revenues while
 developing strategic business linkages to expand its domestic and
 international business.
 
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SOURCE Nanoventions
    ATLANTA, April 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Nanoventions, a Nanotechnology company
 that designs, develops and manufactures both optical and non-optical
 microstructured materials, has signed a long-term agreement with Mitsubishi
 International Corporation to market Nanoventions' Products and Technologies in
 Asia.
     "We are extremely excited to have a highly respected partner like
 Mitsubishi representing Nanoventions in Asia", said Brian S. Martin, President
 and CEO of Nanoventions, Inc.  "This relationship has already proven
 beneficial to us in the weeks prior to finalizing the agreement and we are
 pleased to add this agreement to our recent string of successes. Leveraging
 Mitsubishi's relationships both within the Mitsubishi Group of Companies and
 with other Asian Companies will facilitate exposure to the proper corporate
 decision makers in our target markets and allow us to significantly shorten
 traditional sales cycles."
     "We are very positive about our relationship with Nanoventions", said Jin
 Matsumoto, Senior Vice President and General Manager of Mitsubishi
 International Corporation.  "After several months of evaluating Nanoventions'
 people, technologies, and products, we are confident in the solutions that
 Nanoventions offers.  Meetings in the United States and in Japan have proven
 to us that Nanoventions' Technologies offer high-quality optical solutions at
 costs previously unattainable.  More importantly, these meetings have shown us
 that there is significant market demand for these technologies.  This value
 proposition will allow Mitsubishi to help Nanoventions penetrate and
 potentially dominate several very large markets."
 
     Nanoventions is an Atlanta-based company that provides innovative optical
 solutions and economic manufacturing methods to bring very high quality
 micro-optic solutions to many already established markets.  Current
 applications of its technologies include:  Document and Product Security and
 Authentication technologies to prevent counterfeiting of currency, vital
 records, event and transit tickets, pharmaceuticals, and retail products; and
 Industrial Optical Films for use in Commercial Lighting, LCD's, Televisions,
 and Solar Cells.  Technologies are also being customized for future
 applications in the following markets:  Optical Computing and Networking;
 Photograph and Digital Media Print Enhancement; Full Color Optically Variable
 Products using microstructured pigments; and High Resolution Printing and
 Paper Technologies.  Founded in 2000, the Company is backed by individual
 investors.
 
     As a wholly-owned subsidiary of Mitsubishi Corporation, Mitsubishi
 International Corporation is a unique knowledge-based company.  It offers a
 broad range of services, including a practical, cross-functional approach to
 expanding international business opportunities.  MIC's primary business is
 global trading, involving commodities, consumer and industrial products, as
 well as high and low technology.  Important MIC business services include
 investing; financing; matchmaking and marketing; project management;
 technology transfer; and mergers and acquisitions.  A key MIC business
 strategy involves leveraging core businesses into dynamic new ventures.  MIC
 currently has over 50 subsidiary companies designed to enhance revenues while
 developing strategic business linkages to expand its domestic and
 international business.
 
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