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Lexmark awarded multiple categories from New York State Office of General Services for Aggregate Printer Purchase Initiative

Wednesday, July 21, 2010

Lexmark awarded multiple categories from New York State Office of General Services for Aggregate Printer Purchase Initiative10:30 EDT Wednesday, July 21, 2010LEXINGTON, Ky., July 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The New York State Office of General Services (OGS) has awarded Lexmark International, Inc. (NYSE: LXK) a one-year purchase initiative for printers and multifunction products (MFPs) based on Lexmark's highest composite ranking in nearly all of the product categories and overall value in the state's Aggregate Printer Purchase Initiative(1). Lexmark ranked first in nine out of 10 required product categories, following OGS' rigorous review of available printing technology offerings from a variety of suppliers. Lexmark was the only provider to be awarded products in all 10 required printer and MFP categories named in the initiative. Additionally, as part of the initiative Lexmark is providing a three-year warranty that enables OGS to extend the service period of the devices purchased.Lexmark was named the leader in the following Aggregate Printer Purchase Initiative categories:Workgroup black/white (low end, 20 pages per minute (ppm)) - Lexmark E460dnWorkgroup black/white (midrange, 30 ppm) - Lexmark T650dnWorkgroup black/white (high end, 45 ppm) - Lexmark T654dnWorkgroup color (low end, 20 ppm) - Lexmark C544dnWorkgroup color (high end, 30 ppm) - Lexmark C736dnWorkgroup multifunction color (low end, 20 ppm) - Lexmark X544dnWorkgroup multifunction color (high end, 30 ppm) - Lexmark X738deWorkgroup multifunction black/white (low end, 27 ppm) - Lexmark X464deWorkgroup multifunction black/white (high end, 45 ppm) - Lexmark X654de"This Aggregate Printer Purchase Initiative award demonstrates the competitive strength, breadth, depth and overall value of Lexmark's printer and MFP product lines," said Marty Canning, Lexmark vice president and president of its Printing Solutions and Services Division. "Lexmark's mission is to deliver products and services that help state and local agencies and educational institutions manage their output environments more effectively and reduce their overall costs."For more information, see the "Lexmark" Facebook page and the "LexmarkNews" Twitter feed.About LexmarkLexmark International, Inc. (NYSE: LXK) provides businesses of all sizes with a broad range of printing and imaging products, software, solutions and services that help them to be more productive. In 2009, Lexmark sold products in more than 170 countries and reported approximately $4.0 billion in revenue. Learn how Lexmark can help you get more done at www.lexmark.com.Lexmark and Lexmark with diamond design are trademarks of Lexmark International, Inc., registered in the U.S. and/or other countries.� All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.(1) �The formal rankings from the 2010 New York State Aggregate Printer Purchase Initiative can be found at http://www.ogs.state.ny.us/purchase/PrinterPurchase.htm.SOURCE Lexmark International, Inc.For further information: Melissa Lucas of Lexmark International, Inc., +1-859-232-5806, mlucas@lexmark.com