|Belleville, MI, October 20, 2008 – Belleville-based Safety Track, a leader in the GPS Fleet Management industry, today announced the Company will provide a “bolt-on” Garmin in-vehicle navigation and routing extension to the Company’s MARCUS® 3G2 GPS tracking device. The Garmin display will handle dispatch and route points in addition to the out of the box Garmin capabilities like turn-by-turn voice guided directions. The Company has been shipping the Garmin compatible in-vehicle radio module, the MARCUS® 3G2, for a number of months in preparation for the Garmin product launch.||“Garmin and MARCUS V8 is a powerful combination that leverages the Company’s experience in providing high benefit, low cost solutions. We expect this and similar solutions to solve the business issues that our customers have been clear in defining and demanding.”|
|The Garmin in-vehicle solution is married to the new MARCUS® V8 application which is being launched simultaneously. The MARCUS® V8 solution has significant and powerful new features including user control over tracking fleet dispatching and an updated Mapping interface control panel.Competitive pricing, driver interaction and the user-friendliness of the MARCUS® V8 system are critical components of the user experience as it directly impacts the operational efficiencies and overall Return on Investment (ROI) of this end to end fleet tracking, management, and navigation solution. Discrete Wireless continues to supply the ease of use and functionality in GPS Fleet Management solutions that the Company’s customers have grown to expect and rely on.|
R. Wayne Johnson, Vice-President Sales & Marketing for the MARCUS® 3G2 GPS states, “Garmin and MARCUS V8 is a powerful combination that leverages the Company’s experience in providing high benefit, low cost solutions. We expect this and similar solutions to solve the business issues that our customers have been clear in defining and demanding.”About Safety Track.Headquartered in Belleville, MI, Safety Track, Inc. has delivered GPS Fleet Management Solutions since 2002. Entities like LKQ Corp, Alpine Power, and City of Riverview as well as over 700 service and distribution businesses nationwide and in Canada rely on the Company’s MARCUS® family of GPS Fleet Management Systems to track the movement of their vehicles, employees, and goods. Safety Track customers see dramatic reductions in fuel costs, overtime pay, excessive speeding and increased vehicle safety, with increased customer service due to using the MARCUS® GPS Fleet Management Application. Call 888-296-9829 for more information.
About Garmin International, Inc.
Garmin International Inc. is a subsidiary of Garmin Ltd. (Nasdaq: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation. Since 1989, this group of companies has designed, manufactured, marketed and sold navigation, communication and information devices and applications – most of which are enabled by GPS technology. Garmin’s products serve automotive, mobile, wireless, outdoor recreation, marine, aviation, and OEM applications. Garmin Ltd. is incorporated in the Cayman Islands, and its principal subsidiaries are located in the United States, Taiwan and the United Kingdom. For more information, visit Garmin’s virtual pressroom at Garmin’s Pressroom or contact the Media Relations department at 913-397-8200. Garmin is a registered trademark, and Garmin Mobile is a trademark of Garmin Ltd. or its subsidiaries.