Contract for developing a communication solution
Scan & Pay develops self-scanning solutions for the purchase and payment of goods and services by mobile telephone. Areas of application for the products include supermarkets and other consumer-oriented retail chains (petrol stations, kiosks, boutiques, etc). The solution will be piloted in Q1 2005. Scan & Pay's main shareholders are Telenor Venture and Kjell Chr. Ulrichsen.
"We have chosen Data Respons as our partner due to the company's skills in developing advanced, future-oriented data solutions, as well as their long experience in industrialization processes," says Stian Valentin Knutsen, Managing Director at Scan & Pay AS. "Moreover, Data Respons has in-depth understanding of the technology platforms and the integration of these. We are confident, therefore, that we have chosen the right technology partner. Scan & Pay's focus is on business and market development, while technological development is outsourced to Data Respons," concludes Knutsen.
"Data Respons played a key role in developing the first prototype. It is therefore gratifying that Scan & Pay has chosen us as partner for the industrialization of the product. It shows we have a competitive outsourcing model for market-oriented product companies," says Kenneth Ragnvaldsen, CEO at Data Respons.
About Data Respons
Data Respons' vision is to be the leading Embedded Solutions company in Europe by 2010. Data Respons supplies integrated data solutions for OEM clients in defence, offshore, telecommunications and industry. Data Respons ASA (Ticker: DAT) is listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange. The company has six offices in Norway, Sweden, Denmark and Finland.
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