REDMOND, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 28, 1995--Midisoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MIDI) announced today that its Midisoft Studio music creativity software will be carried in the Brand Central departments of Sears' top 250 stores beginning this month. Sears is the latest of 29 retail chains, including Best Buy, Egghead Software, Software Etc., and CompUSA, to start carrying one or more of Midisoft's twelve retail products since the beginning of 1994. The 29 retail chains represent approximately 2500 stores.
For Sears, Midisoft created a special retail version of Studio that includes an adapter cable for connecting a musical instrument to the computer's sound card. With Midisoft's software and cable bundle, amateur and hobbyist musicians will have everything they need to turn their PC into a studio for easily recording, editing, composing, and printing music. The cable, a $45.00 value, is provided free with the software.
`The acceptance of our software by a wide variety of national retailers is further evidence of the broad demand for our music creativity products by the home computer customer,` said Raymond Bily, Midisoft CEO.
Sears is reportedly the third-largest retailer in the United States. The Brand Central departments are in nearly every multi-line Sears retail store and offer leading brands of consumer electronics, home appliances and home office equipment at competitive prices.
Headquartered in Redmond, Washington, Midisoft Corporation designs, develops and publishes interactive multimedia software for use at home, business and school. Its products are sold worldwide through retail distribution to mainstream personal computer users, and through education dealers to the school market. The company is also one of the leading licensers of audio software technology to multimedia hardware manufacturers.
CONTACT: Midisoft Corporation Chuck Robb (Products)/Cal Dyer (Financial), 206/881-7176
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