HID Global Extends Priority Plus® 48-hour Shipment Service to Europe

Irvine, Calif., October 27, 2009 – HID Global, the trusted source for solutions for the delivery of secure identity, today announced the availability of Priority Plus Credential Service shipping in Europe. The Priority Plus® Credential Service guarantees 48-hour order shipments of standard HID and Indala® Prox and iCLASS® technology credentials in quantities between 100 and 500 cards, including programming and inkjet card numbering as standard features.

The launch of Priority Plus shipping in Europe is a natural extension of the company’s “Customer First” initiative and Genuine HID™, whose joint mission is to enhance customer value by delivering superior quality and customer service that reinforces the long-standing customer trust in HID products and solutions.

“With an on time delivery rate of 99.2%, HID is committed to providing industry leading solutions that are backed by the best delivery model in the industry and exemplary customer service,” said Paul Naldrett, managing director for HID Global EMEA. “The European launch of the Priority Plus Credential Service delivers on the Genuine HID promise to maintain the highest standards in quality - from the manufacturing process to product delivery - ensuring that customer value is built into everything we do.”

The new Priority Plus Credential Service is available for all orders received effective October 27, 2009 for customers within the European Union. Each order will be shipped within 2 business days after receipt of a purchase order, complete card ordering information and HID Global order acknowledgement. Qualifying orders automatically receive the Priority Plus free of charge service, with the exclusion of HID's 24-hour cancellation/change policy on eligible orders to ensure speedy delivery."

For a complete list of cards available in the Priority Plus Credential Service, go to: www.hidglobal.com/priorityplus.