TASER International Receives Significant Order from New Foreign Country
(Archive News Story - Products mentioned in this Archive News Story may or may not be available from the manufacturer.)
TASER International, Inc.
7860 East McClain Drive, Suite #2
Scottsdale, AZ, 85260
Press release date: February 11, 2008
3,000 ADVANCED TASER M26 Devices Purchased
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., February 11, 2008 - TASER International, Inc. (NASDAQ: TASR), the market leader in advanced electronic control devices (ECDs), today announced that it received a significant order from the interior ministry of a foreign country to equip law enforcement officers within that country with a total of 3,000 ADVANCED TASER® M26(tm) ECDs and related accessories.
"We are pleased to have a new country deploying our field-proven ADVANCED TASER M26 devices to their law enforcement officers," commented Tom Smith, Chairman and Founder of TASER International. "This foreign order comes from a country that has witnessed the successful deployment of TASER® technology around the world and went straight to a large deployment. The ministry is acquiring the TASER devices as a valuable tool to provide their officers on the streets to reduce injuries and protect life," concluded Smith.
The order was received and is expected to ship in the first quarter of 2008.
About TASER International, Inc. TASER International's products protect life. TASER provides advanced Electronic Control Devices (ECDs) for use in the law enforcement, medical, military, corrections, professional security, and personal protection markets. TASER devices use proprietary technology to incapacitate dangerous, combative, or high-risk subjects who pose a risk to law enforcement officers, innocent citizens, or themselves in a manner that is generally recognized as a safer alternative to other uses of force. For more information, please call TASER International at (800) 978-2737 or visit our website at www.TASER.com.