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Friday, November 25, 2016

Happy Fix® Launches Stop Crappy, Spread Happy Campaign with New Zazzle Store

APEX, N.C. -- Happy Fix®, giving people the tools to live a happier life, has launched a “Stop Crappy, Spread Happy” campaign with the debut of its new storefront on the popular online marketplace Zazzle. Clothing and accessories bearing the company’s fun new slogan as well as its popular “Happy Feels Good” mantra are available in time for Cyber Monday as gifts to help remind people to make a conscious effort to choose happiness in their daily lives. “The recent election cycle in the United States, especially with the presidential battle between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump brought a lot of negativity into people’s lives. Now that we’re past that, we want to help people take a breath, gather themselves, and start sharing positivity on a daily basis,” Stacy Menzies, company founder and Chief Happbassador said, adding, “Our ‘Stop Crappy, Spread Happy’ campaign pretty much sums it up.”

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Slateplate™ Launches New Website

GARNER, N.C. -- Slateplate™, inspiring new ideas for serving and entertaining, has launched a new website for its popular hand-cut boards and trays. The revamped features easy ordering and customizable engraving options for special occasions like weddings, engagements, housewarming parties and birthdays as well as unique corporate gifts, particularly for real estate clients. “We needed to enhance our online presence to keep up with orders from people who wanted to design their own one-of-kind gifts or hosting dinner parties, restaurateurs looking for a unique plating options to make their creations pop, and special events people searching for something stunningly beautiful and functional,” Lynn Yanyo, Slateplate owner said.

Monday, October 10, 2016

The need for dialogue: biometrics are good

(The following is an opinion piece published September 20, 2016 in Biometric Update, the leading news property that publishes breaking news, analysis, and research about the global biometrics market.)

by David Menzies

The fact that biometrics – specifically fingerprints and facial recognition – were a large part of quickly identifying and helping to capture the New York City terror bomber, 28-year-old Ahmad Khan Rahami, likely does not surprise anyone involved in this particular market sector. A fingerprint on a pressure cooker, combined with video surveillance footage started the wheels turning and the rest, as they say, is history. Even as this latest incident is an encouraging example of the successful use of biometrics to identify, track, and apprehend terrorists, it does point out a sticky wicket for the industry: biometrics, for better or worse, are often associated as having a negative connotation. >>Read more on

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

MEDIA ALERT: Fingerprint Biometrics Can Solve Voter ID Fraud Controversy


DATE: Tuesday, October 4, 2016

WHO: Integrated Biometrics Senior Leadership

WHAT: Available for interviews on how fingerprint biometrics can solve voter ID fraud controversy

WHERE: Phone or email interviews

CONTACT: David Menzies, PR Manager (919) 274-6862 or

Monday, September 26, 2016

South Carolina's Fastest Growing Companies Recognizes Integrated Biometrics

SPARTANBURG, S.C. -- Integrated Biometrics, LLC, developer of the world’s most compact, lightweight, and energy-efficient FBI-certified fingerprint scanners, has been named one of South Carolina’s Fastest Growing Companies. This recognition comes on the heels of Inc. magazine ranking Integrated Biometrics No.  965 on the annual Inc. 5000 list of the nation's fastest-growing private companies.

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Inc. 5000 Ranks Integrated Biometrics No. 965 on List of Fastest-Growing Private Companies

NEW YORK, N.Y. & SPARTANBURG, S.C. -- Inc. magazine has ranked Integrated Biometrics, LLC, the world’s innovator in light emitting sensor (LES) film technology, No.  965 on its 35th annual Inc. 5000, the most prestigious ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. The listing reflects continuing success for the company as it evolves to meet increasing demand for its portfolio of FBI-certified enrollment and verification fingerprint scanners.

Friday, August 5, 2016

Growing Demand for Reliable Fingerprint Biometrics Products Driving Event Participation, Online Enhancements for Industry Leader

SPARTANBURG, S.C. -- Integrated Biometrics, LLC, the world’s innovator in light emitting sensor (LES) film technology, is contributing best practices in mobile electronic fingerprint enrollment and verification at several major conferences in coming months. Additionally, the company has published French and Spanish versions of its popular website to further share its expertise in producing the most compact, lightweight and energy-efficient FBI-certified fingerprint scanners in the world.