ALERT B&C completes $4.31 million in private placements

    LAVAL, QC, March 7 /CNW Telbec/ - ALERT B&C Corporation (the
"Corporation") (TSX Venture Exchange: ACB) announced today that it raised a
total of 4.31 million by way of Private Placements, previously announced on
January 25th, 2007.
    D&D Securities Company has raised $3.47 million through the sale of
$0.15 units ("Unit"), each Unit consisting of one common share and one-half of
one common share purchase warrant ("Warrant"). Each whole Warrant is
exercisable into one common share at a price of $0.25 per common share for a
period of 12 months following the closing of the transaction. The Corporation
paid a 7% commission in cash, a $55,000 corporate finance fee and issued 10%
Brokers' Unit to D&D Securities Company.
    The Corporation has also accepted subscriptions for $840,000 on a
non-brokered basis. A finder's fee will be paid to a third party in the amount
of 5% percent on total gross proceeds. The total number of shares issued in
the Private Placements is 28,733,631, which will bring the total number of
shares issued and outstanding to 49,711,603. The issued shares are subject to
a four (4) month hold period. The Private Placement has been conditionally
accepted by the TSX Venture Exchange. The Corporation will use the funds
raised for the commercialization of its products and solutions and its
BioDefence operations.
    ALERT B&C Corporation is commercializing the TRAKER(TM) an advanced Mass
Spectrometry detection and identification system incorporating the proprietary
Metastable Atom Bombardment ("MAB") technology. The MAB technology allows for
the dual detection of biological and chemical agents all in one portable
instrument. This equipment can be used in airports, fire and police
departments, mobile response units, the food industry, customs and ports
security and inspection, commercial and government buildings, research
laboratories, as well as in hospitals for medical diagnostics. The focus of
the Corporation is the BioDefence market with a special interest in civil and
military security. The civil BioDefence market is at the forefront of public
and economic concerns, especially in the food industry where detection of
potential adulteration in the food chain has become of utmost importance.

    Founded in 1995, ALERT B&C is a BioDefence company dedicated to supplying
the BioDefence market with high quality technologies, products and solutions
in order to improve and maintain the safety and the security of individuals
worldwide. For more information about the Corporation visit our new website at

    The Canadian Venture Exchange does not accept responsibility for the
    adequacy or accuracy of this press release.
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For further information:

For further information: Investor relations: Dr. Suzanne L. Lebel,
Chairman, President & CEO, ALERT B&C Corporation, (450) 688-4499, Fax: (450)
688-9100,; Media relations: Jean-Pierre Trudel, President,
Jean-Pierre Trudel & Associates Inc., (514) 347-6111, Fax: (514) 693-1253,

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