Datalogic and Honeywell Resolve Disputes

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Datalogic and Honeywell Resolve Disputes Eugene, Oregon – December 23, 2008 – Datalogic and Honeywell announced today that they have reached an agreement that settles all pending disputes between their companies. The Datalogic companies (MIL:DAL) involved in the settlement are Datalogic S.p.A., Datalogic Scanning, Datalogic Mobile, Datalogic Automation, and their subsidiaries and affiliates. The Honeywell companies involved in the settlement are Honeywell Scanning and Mobility, Metrologic Instruments, Hand Held Products, Omniplanar and their subsidiaries and affiliates. The settlement agreement is confidential but includes a cross-license of specific rights, an agreement not to bring suit for a specified period of time, and a mechanism for resolving issues that may arise in the future. About Datalogic Group Datalogic Group is a world-class producer of bar code readers, data collection mobile computers, RFID systems and photoelectric sensors for the industrial automation sector. We offer innovative solutions for many industrial applications, from manufacturing to transportation & logistics and retail. The Group has been listed on the STAR segment of the Italian stock exchange since 2001 as DAL.MI, with headquarters located in Lippo di Calderara di Reno (Bologna). Datalogic has about 2000 employees worldwide in 30 countries, in Europe, Asia, the United States and the Pacific Rim. In 2007, the Datalogic Group achieved revenues of €404 million, an increase of 6% over the previous year. About Datalogic Scanning Datalogic Scanning is the recognized #1 worldwide leader in high-performance fixed position retail point-of-sale scanners and the #1 provider of handheld scanners in EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa), with the most complete line of general purpose and ruggedized handheld scanners available today. Headquartered in Eugene, Oregon, Datalogic Scanning, a division of the Datalogic Group, serves multiple industries throughout the retail supply chain and distribution channel as well as manufacturing, government, healthcare, banking and finance sectors with a presence in over 120 countries. For additional information about Datalogic Scanning products, please visit, email, or call +1-800-695-5700 (toll-free in the USA only) or +1-541-683-5700. Contact: Marcy Edwards, Sr. Intellectual Property Counsel (541) 302-1123 ###