Dai Nippon Printing implements Anoto enabled solution at Nittsu in Japan

Dai Nippon Printing implements Anoto enabled solution at Nittsu in Japan Nippon Express, commonly known as Nittsu, a leading company in the Japanese transport industry, has introduced an Anoto enabled solution with digital pens to calculate costs for removals. During the initial phase the solution will be available to approximately one thousand users. Maxell provides the digital pens. The installation has started in October 2004. By using a digital pen Nittsu will standardize its removal operations and improve customer reliability through a high-quality service. Nittsu will in addition accelerate the reduction of internal administration and work. A Nittsu remover called a "moving planner" carries a digital pen and a cost calculation form when visiting a customer. The written information, which is stored in the digital pen, can be transferred from the pen to the in-house information system as soon as the employee returns to the office. Subsequently, this information makes it possible to immediately determine delivery method, packing materials, track, number of removers required, and make a cost estimate. After signing an agreement with a customer, any related operations will be handled based on this system, such as controlling packing materials, allocating tracks or containers, managing removal staff, preparing work and delivery instructions, etc. ''In addition, customer information written with the digital pen will be stored in a database for further use by Nittsu, for example customer management, marketing, analyses and new product service development. For more information, please call: Anders Tormod CEO Anoto Group AB +46 733 47 86 37 Charlotte Laveson IR and PR Anoto Group AB +46 733 47 86 20 About Nittsu As the leading company in Japan's transport industry, Nippon Express has played a vital role in supporting economic development and improving the quality of people's lives throughout the country. The same operational philosophy and sense of social responsibility have been the foundation for each and every company within the Nippon Express Group. Nippon Express utilizes land, marine and air transportation to provide comprehensive distribution services on a global scale. Today, it is a worldwide leader in logistics services, offering an array of supply chain management solutions. Another major Nippon Express offering is commercial and personal moving services, both intra- and inter-continental, via air, ocean or road transportation modes. Currently, Nippon Express employs nearly 41,000 personnel in approximately 1,130 service centers in Japan and 10,600 employees at 286 service centers in 159 cities in 33 countries around the world. To meet the requirements of global transportation and logistics in the 21st century, Nippon Express is nearing completion of a three-year expansion program that has rapidly implemented structural reform and created a dynamic and innovative company with state-of-the-art technology that fulfills its corporate social responsibilities in all its operations. Anoto Group AB is a Swedish hi-tech company with unique solutions for transmission of handwritten text from paper to digital media and scanning of printed text. All products are based on digital camera technology and image processing in real time. The Anoto Group today has two brand names: Anoto® - a comprehensive solution entailing paper, pen and server technologies, allowing us to connect all types of writing paper with the digital world and C-Pen® - a scanning pen that can store, interpret and transfer printed text. The Anoto Group has around 110 employees, offices in Lund (head office), Stockholm, Boston, Tokyo and Hong Kong. Major shareholders are Ericsson, Capital Group and Logitech International S/A. The Anoto share is traded on the O-list, Attract 40 of Stockholmsbörsen (Stockholm Stock Exchange) under the ticker ANOT. For more information: www.anotogroup.com ------------------------------------------------------------ This information was brought to you by Waymaker http://www.waymaker.net The following files are available for download: http://www.waymaker.net/bitonline/2004/10/29/20041029BIT20410/wkr0001.pdf

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Anoto Group is the company behind and world leading in the unique technology for digital pen and paper, which enables fast and reliable transmission of handwritten text into a digital format. Anoto operates through a global partner network that focuses on user-friendly forms solutions for efficient capture, transmission and storage of data within different business segments, e.g. healthcare, bank and finance, transport and logistics and education. The Anoto Group has around 110 employees, offices in Lund (head office), Boston and Tokyo. .Among the major shareholders are Norden Technology A/S, Robur and SEB. The Anoto share is traded on the Small Cap list of the OMX Nordic Exchange in Stockholm under the ticker ANOT. For more information: www.anoto.com

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