BlueStar to Distribute SATO LM4e Barcode Printer Series

This printer series is designed with every start-up and small company budget in mind.

Florence, KY, December 21, 2007 --( BlueStar, the leading innovator in solutions-based distribution for Auto ID, Point-of-Sale, RFID, and Mobility products, is announcing its distribution of the new SATO LM4e Series barcode label printers.

The LM4e printers are designed with every start-up and small company budget in mind—generating labels for applications within the logistics; distribution; pharmaceutical and healthcare; retail; transportation; apparel; automotive, and military/DoD industries.

These printers feature: an all-metal chassis; 4.1-in. print width; linear and 2-D symbologies; 8.6-in. OD label roll capacity; 6 ips print speed; 203- or 305-dpi resolution; and Quick, Load & Go consumable design—all at entry-level pricing. USB, 802.11g, parallel, and serial interfaces are also available.

“The new LM4e Series once again demonstrates SATO’s leadership position in designing thermal barcode printers that serve our customers’ specific requirements,” says Robert Linse, President of SATO America. “We firmly believe that our customer-centric approach to product development best serves the needs of both our customers and Value-Added Resellers.”

“BlueStar is very excited about carrying SATO’s new LM4e series printers. The product was developed to include the most-needed features in a package with great performance value, minus all the unnecessary bells and whistles,” says Mark Fraker, BlueStar’s VP of Marketing.

About SATO
SATO is a pioneer in the Automatic Identification and Data Collection (AIDC) Industry and the Inventor of the world’s first electronic thermal-transfer barcode printer. It revolutionized the barcoding industry by introducing the Data Collection System (DCS) & Labeling conception—a total barcode and labeling solution providing high quality barcode industry to introduce a complete, multi-protocol EPC-compliant, UHF RFID solution.

About BlueStar
BlueStar is a leading solutions-based distributor of Point-of-Sale, barcoding, 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