TAG COMPANY ANNOUNCES NEW SOURCE TAGGING TEAM LEADER

Fast Growing Electronic Security Company Strengthens Resources

Harmondsworth, UK – March 16, 2006 – TAG Company announced today that Ed Stalley will join TAG Company to lead a growing dedicated Source Tagging specialist team.

Mr Stalley boasts 10 years of quality retail management experience having joined TAG Company from Woolworths.  During the past year he has project managed a 300-store ‘Entertainment Live’ program; the implementation of a successful extended range entertainment offering and various promotional marketing initiatives for customers such as Coca Cola, Nestle and Cadbury.

Mr Stalley joins TAG as EAS Tagging Coordinator to focus attention on Source Tagging Projects for large high street retailers.  He will be responsible for liaising with buying and operation teams to implement full roll outs including the educating and training of staff to ensure high quality security tagging solutions in individual retail outlets and across larger estates.  Mr Stalley comments “I am delighted to be joining such a dedicated team and look forward to strengthening TAG’s Source Tagging team.  I am excited to be working with TAG’s international Source Tagging team to educate and support retailers who will benefit from implementing such programmes across their estate”.

Phil Doyle, Managing Director EMEA, said “Ed’s contribution and experience will be key in building upon our position as the leading independent provider of retail tagging solutions.  This team will strengthen our expertise in providing tagging solutions in-store, at Distribution Centre level, with packaging partners and suppliers to retail. The benefit of providing customised solutions to retailers to fit with their business objectives has been clear in our continued success in the past 12 months. This year TAG will provide over 350 million EAS labels for Source Tagging and I’m confident that Ed will play a key role in providing and implementing high quality solutions for many retailers to benefit from”.

TAG Company hold a leading position in providing Source Tagging solutions and currently provide disposable EAS labels direct to Source Tagging Manufacturers as well as through partnership programs with other Source Tagging providers.  TAG Company pride itself on the ability to offer both AM and RF solutions, a unique approach in the EAS industry which allows business focussed solutions to be offered without any bias towards a particular technology

About TAG Company

TAG Company is a leading provider of anti-shoplifting solutions, offering radio-frequency and acousto-magnetic detection systems, tags, and labels.  This year the company will secure more than 500 million consumer products.   As a natural extension of item-level in-store tagging, TAG is developing and delivering Smart Tagging solutions as well as expanding its Source Tagging solutions.  To learn more about how we help retailers around the world Keep and Track their merchandise, visit us at www.tagcompany.com.  TAG Company. Keep. Track.

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