HALIFAX, Sept. 6 /CNW/ - SolutionInc Technologies Limited (SolutionInc)
(TSX-VEN: STL), developer of award-winning Internet connectivity, billing and
management software and services announced today that it has entered into a
Letter of Intent to purchase all of the issued and outstanding shares of
Line 4 Communications Inc. from Armshore Investments Limited, and 51% of the
issued and outstanding shares of Pelatis BPO Solutions Inc. from Pelatis BPO
Limited (the "Share Purchase").
Halifax-based Line 4 Communications Inc. designs, provisions, installs
and manages integrated communications applications for small and medium sized
companies, distributed enterprises and contact centers. The acquisition of
Line 4 Communications Inc. will broaden SolutionInc's product portfolio to
include IP telephony systems and increase potential recurring revenue streams.
SolutionInc's Share Purchase of Pelatis BPO Solutions Inc., a business
process outsourcing service provider operating in Canada and the Philippines
will allow SolutionInc to maintain more service offerings within its own
organization, reducing its third-party outsourcing costs and increasing profit
"This is an extremely significant development for SolutionInc, and one
that will have a positive impact on current and future partners and customers.
The Purchase of Line 4 Communications Inc. and Pelatis BPO Solutions Inc. will
expand our capacity, improve efficiencies and allow us to offer customers a
wider range of solutions as part of our core business," says SolutionInc
President and CEO Glen Lavigne. "Additionally this transaction will increase
our capacity in many critical areas of our business and introduce the company
to new markets while at the same time reducing our cost of doing business. As
SolutionInc's worldwide customer base and footprint continues to expand, the
addition of the operations center in Manila, Philippines will play an
essential role in helping us meet customer demands. Organizations today are
looking for that 'one-stop shop' for their technology requirements; this
opportunity moves us closer to that model."
"SolutionInc is entering a very exciting period. Line 4 Communications
Inc. and Pelatis BPO Solutions Inc. enhance SolutionInc's product offering,
providing a more compelling and service-oriented solution with greater revenue
potential from both existing and new customers. I am very pleased and excited
to be now working with SolutionInc on these and other opportunities in the
future," adds Stephen Lockyer, President of Armshore Investments Limited and
Director of Pelatis BPO Limited.
As consideration for all of the issued and outstanding shares of Line 4
Communications Inc., SolutionInc will issue 12,000,000 common shares and
5,000,000 warrants to purchase common shares of SolutionInc for a two year
period at an exercise price 1.4 times the average closing price of SolutionInc
on the three trading days prior to the closing date of the Share Purchase and
assume long-term debt not to exceed $450,000.
As consideration for the 51% of the issued and outstanding shares of
Pelatis BPO Solutions Inc., SolutionInc will issue 10,000,000 common shares.
SolutionInc will have the option to purchase the remaining 49% of the issued
and outstanding shares of Pelatis BPO Solutions Inc. within 24 months of the
closing of the Share Purchase.
The Share Purchase is conditional on the parties entering into a
definitive Agreement of Purchase and Sale for the shares of Line 4
Communications Inc. and Pelatis BPO Solutions Inc. The closing date for the
Share Purchase is November 1, 2007. The Share Purchase is subject to
regulatory and TSX Venture Exchange approval. There is no finder's fee to be
paid pursuant to the Share Purchase.
About SolutionInc Limited
SolutionInc Limited (SolutionInc) simplifies Internet connectivity.
SolutionInc's software system allows people with laptops to easily and
securely connect to the Internet from a hotel room, a convention center, or
any type of Wi-Fi hotspot. The system allows the property or broadband
provider to register users, to bill for service and show the user targeted
messages. The company provides software and services to the hospitality and
telecommunications industries. SolutionInc is recognized as one of the leaders
of Internet connectivity and hotspot management.
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Analysis for the three months and six months ended March 31, 2007.
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