Since 1972, MagTek has manufactured and commercialized magnetic stripe based systems, peripherals and components to automate the exchange of financial information bringing tremendous efficiencies through time savings and risk reduction for financial institutions and retailers. Our products are used worldwide in banks, credit unions, large retailers,small merchants, the hospitality industry and mobile service providers just to name a few and have played a major role in establishing the world’s most cost effective and efficient payment infrastructure. Today, we secure these same products through strong encryption and real time authentication thwarting the efforts of criminals to undermine a system that has served the industry well for more than 30 years. MagTek is based in Seal Beach, California and has sales offices throughout the United States, Europe,and Asia, with independent distributors in over 40 countries. For more information, please visit www.magtek.com.