DALLAS, TX--(Marketwire - December 16, 2011) - Metiscan, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MTIZ) announces today that 2012 marks the first of a five-year partnership between Aclor and Diretec, whereby Aclor through Aclor Servicios Operativos will produce 14 million ABS notebooks for a network of 125 universities nationwide including Harvard, MIT, Cornell, U Penn, Texas A&M and Southern California. Aclor's factory in Nuevo Laredo will produce the ABS notebooks under the Principa brand.
"We are excited to begin this partnership in 2012," commented Peter Yang, the Chief Operating Officer of Metiscan, Inc., who contributed significantly to establishing the partnership between Aclor and Diretec. "We look forward to this partnership and the $14M in new revenues it may create for us over the next five years."
Diretec is a provider of idea-based notebooks to university youths. Diretec has a network of over 500 universities worldwide. Diretec's Principa brand has offices located in New York, Houston, Los Angeles and Miami. For more information visit www.diretec.com.
Metiscan, Inc. is a public holding company traded on the Pink Sheets under the symbol MTIZ. Its sole, wholly-owned subsidiary Aclor, Inc. is an international manufacturer and supplier of private label paper products. Aclor's customers include some of the most recognized and reputable office supply mass retailers worldwide and also include the largest consumer and office retailer in the United States. Aclor produces composition notebooks, spiral notebooks, wireless notebooks, and filler paper in its factory located in Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas, Mexico.
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