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Point Blank recieves orders for Interceptor Vests from US army
23
Oct '08
Point Blank Solutions Inc., a leader in the field of protective body armor, today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Point Blank Body Armor, received a $31.0 million delivery order to supply Interceptor Outer Tactical Vests (OTVs) and ballistic components to meet a requirement from the U.S. Army.

Point Blank Body Armor will begin production in December 2008 and expects to complete the contract by March 2009. Larry Ellis, President and CEO of Point Blank Solutions, Inc. commented, “This is a meaningful contract for our Company and is a testament to the quality of our solutions and our longstanding government and military relationships.

In the fourth quarter of 2008 and into next year, we will be fulfilling the U.S. Army contract for the Improved Outer Tactical Vest (IOTV), and Interceptor OTV contracts from the Defense Logistics Agency and the U.S. Army. While there are several challenges ahead, I remain optimistic about our Company's market position and believe 2009 will result in higher value for our shareholders.”

ABOUT POINT BLANK SOLUTIONS, INC.
Point Blank Solutions, Inc. is a leader in the design and production of technologically advanced body armor systems for the U.S. Military, Government and law enforcement agencies, as well as select international markets.

The Company is also recognized as the largest producer of soft body armor in the U.S. With state-of-the-art manufacturing and laboratory testing facilities, strategic technology and marketing alliances, and an ongoing commitment to drive innovation, Point Blank Solutions believes that it can deliver the most advanced body armor solutions, quicker and better than anyone in the industry.

The Company maintains facilities in Deerfield Beach, FL, Oakland Park, FL, Pompano Beach, FL, Jacksboro, TN and Washington, DC. To learn more about Point Blank Solutions, Inc.


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