GEAR Software Signs OEM DISTRIBUTION Agreement with NEATO® LLC
Neato CD-R Labeling Software to be Integrated with GEAR Products
JUPITER, FL (BUSINESS WIRE) -- August 11, 1998 -- GEAR Software, Inc., continuing to provide its customers with superior CD-R software products, signs an OEM distribution agreement with NEATO® LLC, the maker of NEATO MediaFace™ Software. GEAR specializes in providing consumer and professional pre-mastering and recording applications for the growing CD-Recordable industry. NEATO, maker of the leading CD-R labeling system, was the first to develop an innovative solution to CD label creation and application for CD and DVD storage media.
GEAR's cutting-edge products, including GEAR Audio™, CD-Replicator™, GEAR™ Multimedia, CD-R Suite and WebGrabber will include NEATO labeling software. Customers will receive both GEAR and NEATO software on one CD. After information is recorded on CD using one of GEAR's products, they will be able to design customized CD labels using NEATO software. Further, GEAR customers will receive a special offer to purchase the NEATO package for $19.95, a $60 savings. The NEATO package will contain labels, jewel case sets, envelopes and the NEATO Jr. applicator designed to ensure accurate placement of each label onto a CD or DVD every time.
"GEAR Software has long been the leader in CD-R product innovation," said Peter Tracey, President of NEATO. "We are delighted to be associated with GEAR and to combine our capabilities to provide a complete solution for CD-R users."
According to Andy Ruppanner, GEAR Vice President of Marketing & Sales, "Our customers have requested that we complete the robust capability of our CD-R products with the ability to print personalized labels for CD jewel case artwork to further enhance their creative productions. We are fortunate to be able to provide them with the NEATO solution."
NEATO LLC provides tools for the users to design professional looking labels. This software is compatible with Windows 95, Windows 3.x, Windows NT and Macintosh. Users can create original designs or utilize the software's templates with other popular PC and Mac graphic programs. The software automatically positions the background art on the label. Using the NEATO Jr. label applicator to accurately align and apply the completed label to the surface of the CD completes the process.
GEAR Software is a subsidiary of Command Software Systems, Inc. Command has been ranked as one of Inc. magazine's 500 fastest growing private companies. Command Software develops, markets and supports a complete line of leading anti-virus and information security products for IBM personal computers, compatibles and networks.
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