BlueStar to Carry Zebra’s RFID-Enabled Mobile Thermal Transfer Printers

The P4T and RP4T deliver long-lasting RFID tags and barcode labels.

Florence, KY, December 25, 2008 --( BlueStar, the leading global innovator in solutions-based distribution for Auto ID, Point-of-Sale, Mobility, and RFID products is announcing its addition of Zebra Technologies’ P4T and RP4T RFID-enabled Mobile Thermal-Transfer Printers to its line card.

Touted as the 'World’s First' RFID-enabled mobile thermal-transfer printers, the P4T and RP4T mobile printers are easy-to-wear portable printers ideal for indoor and outdoor applications in government, manufacturing, transportation & logistics, and mobile field service. The RP4T is shipped with RFID functionality while the P4T is RFID upgradable.

“The Zebra P4T and RP4T provide unprecedented mobility and flexibility while delivering long-lasting thermal-transfer UHF RFID labels at the point of application,” says Larry Gerstner, product manager for Zebra Technologies. “These first-to-market mobile/wireless printers will help our customers gain business efficiencies and improve business performance via practical, user-friendly solutions.”

“Zebra’s introduction of the P4T and RP4T is tremendous for BlueStar in leveraging our role as a solutions-based distributor. This addition enables us to enter into several markets that have never before used an RFID mobile printer, and allows the VARs to see new potential in these markets,” says Kelly Seelbach, Zebra Business Development Manager for BlueStar. “The P4T and RP4T provide a well-rounded solution and will continue to expand our line of mobile printers.”

About BlueStar
BlueStar is a leading solutions-based distributor of Point-of-Sale, bar coding, data collection, radio frequency identification (RFID), and wireless mobility products. BlueStar works exclusively with VAR Partners, providing them with complete solutions at competitive prices. The company brings unequaled expertise to the market, offers award-winning technical support and is an authorized service center for a growing number of manufacturers. For more information about BlueStar, please contact a BlueStar Account Executive or log on to

Kacey King