Lipman USA

Lipman® NURIT® PED-compliant Terminals and POS Application

Two new Class A supported Lipman Terminals include: NURIT® 8000 SECURE with GPRS and NURIT® 8100.

Syosset, NY, February 13, 2006 --( Lipman Electronic Engineering Ltd. (NASDAQ, TASE: LPMA), today announced that the Lipman point of sale (POS) Retail/Restaurant application and the two new PED-compliant terminals, the NURIT 8000 SECURE (8010-US-M11) with General Packet Radio Service (GPRS) and the NURIT 8100, have achieved Vital Processing Services® (Vital®) Class A approval.

The enhanced POS application supports credit, debit, electronic benefits transfer (EBT), and quick service restaurant transactions. Association-mandated compliance updates are included in the application.

The NURIT 8000 SECURE (8010-US-M11) terminal with GPRS Wireless communications compliments existing Motient® and Mobitex® offerings, and enables merchants to take advantage of the next generation of wireless technology with additional coverage and reliability.

The NURIT 8100 offers high-speed connectivity with dial and Internet protocol (IP) capabilities. Security is not a concern with Secure Socket Layer (SSL) encryption.

An abundance of new Vital features are now available to these select NURIT terminals, including Vital Gift Card support, contactless payment support, Vital POS Check service support, enhanced communication, surcharge update and MasterCard®/Diners Club® updates.

About Lipman

Lipman is a leading worldwide provider of electronic payment systems. Lipman develops, manufactures and markets a variety of handheld, wireless and landline POS terminals, electronic cash registers, retail ATM units, PIN pads and smart card readers, as well as integrated PIN and smart card (“Chip & PIN”) solutions. In addition, Lipman develops technologically advanced software platforms that offer comprehensive and customized transaction processing solutions for its customers, as well as managed professional services such as on-site and call-center support with remote terminal management.

Lipman's corporate headquarters and R&D facilities are located in Israel. Lipman also maintains offices in the US, United Kingdom, Turkey, China, Spain, Finland, Russia, Italy, Canada and Latin America. For more information visit

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