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To: kendall harmon who wrote (106)3/23/2000 2:02:00 PM
From: ajpeterson
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It is very surprising that ACVC and AVTC were caught so off guard, but the selloff was a bit extreme. I had to pick up some AVTC at these depressed prices and am willing to buy more if we drift lower. What a deal! In a year, things will be back to normal.

AJ

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To: ajpeterson who wrote (108)4/4/2000 11:59:00 AM
From: ajpeterson
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AVTC is the market leader!!! among the independent Unified Messaging companies. Check out the press release. What a bargain to pick this pup up at 10.5!

biz.yahoo.com

AJ

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To: John Stopforth who started this subject7/3/2000 9:36:17 PM
From: Byron Angel
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bought today

Took an initial position today at 7 1/8. The stock probably won't do all that much in the near term because of the temporary problems the company has run into. However, I wouldn't be surprised to see AVTC at 14 or even 21 a year from now, based on the company's growth potential.
Byron

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To: John Stopforth who started this subject7/5/2000 7:57:02 PM
From: Byron Angel
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Today's press release

Although sales of unified messaging products are growing faster, fax products still make up the bulk of AVTC sales - 64% last year. I think today's press release helps to demonstrate that fax products are not the dinosaur that some people seem to think they are.
Byron

business.nytimes.com

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To: John Stopforth who started this subject7/18/2000 8:09:39 PM
From: Byron Angel
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buyout by Cisco?

AVT announced today that its unified messaging product now supports Cisco's CallManager IP telephony product. I'm not predicting that it's going to happen, but as Cisco moves more and more into telecommunications, you have to wonder if they're not thinking about buying up AVTC to get their technology and installed base.
Byron

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To: John Stopforth who started this subject7/20/2000 6:51:52 PM
From: Byron Angel
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The earnings announcement looks pretty good overall. AVT bought back 1.1 million shares at an average cost of around $9/share, so obviously they feel the stock is undervalued at the current price of $6. They have no debt and $85 million in cash on the balance sheet, so another buyback is certainly a possibility. The $85 million represents almost $3/share in cash, so at $6/share the stock certainly seems cheap for a company that is making a pretty good profit in spite of a slowdown in their business.

The new CEO stated, "Although the dynamics of the market remain challenging, we continue to believe that we have a sound business model and ongoing market advantages in the areas of AVT products, services and distribution." I interpret this to mean that AVT is in a temporary slowdown at the moment, but the long term outlook is fine. We should get more details in the replay of the conference call.
Byron

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To: John Stopforth who started this subject7/21/2000 7:57:16 PM
From: Byron Angel
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The phone number to listen to the conference call replay is 800 633-8284, access # 15635016.

Fukai mentioned, as AVT management has done in the past, that in 1999 many companies spent 2 or 3 times their normal year's communication budgets, and things are now slow as a result. The transition from PBX to IP telelphony is also adding to the current weakness in sales. However, Fukai pointed out that AVT is not losing market share to the competition in any key markets, and that the current slowdown is purely due to marketwide conditions, which will eventually improve. Meanwhile, AVT continues to make money, has no debt, and has almost $3/sh in cash. Fukai stated his belief that all their markets have good potential growth and that AVT has the best products. He stated that the worst is over and there would be quarterly sequential growth in sales in all the company's business segments going forward. I don't look for AVT to do much in the near term but as sales continue to pick up eventually the stock will come back.
Byron

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To: John Stopforth who started this subject10/20/2000 7:53:45 PM
From: Byron Angel
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Buyback/conference call

In the conference call management was asked why they bought back so few shares last quarter even though the stock price is so low. The reason is that because of their self imposed narrow window period, they will only trade the stock in the month after earnings have been announced, and not in the two months prior to the next announcement. Management strongly implied in the call that next week they will be back in the market buying shares, so hopefully that will get the stock moving. BTW, the number to call to listen to the conference call replay is 800 633-8284, code # 16209149. You can also go to the company's web site to listen to the replay.
Byron

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From: Savant12/20/2012 9:47:34 PM
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customvending.wordpress.com AVTC is now a vending machine company.

They're projecting 100% yr/yr growth for the next two years....let's see if they can do it.

Best,
S.

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From: Savant2/15/2013 2:02:41 AM
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AVT Unveils New Website

CORONA, Calif., Feb. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- AVT, Inc. (otc
markets:AVTC) Click for Detail has launched a newly designed website,
that presents the company's capabilities, products and services in a clean, easy
to navigate portal.

Company CEO James Winsor commented, "AVT continues to lead the industry - with
the world's most innovative and sophisticated automated retailing solutions, so
we wanted our website to reflect our growth, creativity, and expertise," he said.
"We are moving very quickly and expanding rapidly, and our new website is another
tool we can use to educate retailers, business owners and entrepreneurs about our
depth, versatility, and proficiencies."

The new AVT website has sections on the company's new Micro-Stores, their Custom
Design Department, and Business Opportunities - including the popular Marley
Coffee Automated Cafs.

According to a report by IBISWorld Inc., a Santa Monica, Calif.-based consumer
research firm, the industry is projected to grow over the next five years to
reach $8 billion.

"Machines improved functionality and appearance have added to the industry's
reputation," IBISWorld reported. "Greater variety in the products available has
also increased the number of potential machine locations."

A report by Frost and Sullivan reached similar conclusions when they stated,
"Global shipments of intelligent vending machines are forecasted to grow at a 49
percent compound annual growth rate from 2010 to 2016."

AVT is leading the industry with sophisticated innovations, including cloud
computing, transaction flexibility and target marketing capabilities built into
machines. The company is also incorporating dynamic technology from world-class
providers, including Intel and Cisco Systems, to design and develop new,
customized automated retailing solutions for a variety of channels and market
niches.

For more information on AVT, please call 800-240-5175 or visit the website at
autoretail.com.

About AVT, Inc:

AVT, Inc. is a leading developer of automated and self-service retailing systems.
AVT is able to work with any size company to design a custom automated retailing
solution that drives traffic, increases sales, improves security, and lowers
overhead. With an in-house design team, software developers, mechanical engineers
and on-site manufacturing, AVT can take projects from concept to completion with
speed, economy and ingenuity.

AVT's stock is traded through the OTC Markets, Ticker Symbol: AVTC

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