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THOMAS W. WILSON JR., FORMER McKINSEY & CO. PARTNER, ELECTED TO UNIQUEST BOARD OF DIRECTORS

 JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Feb. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- UNIQUEST Incorporated (NASDAQ: UQST) announced today that Thomas W. Wilson Jr. has been elected to its board of directors. A respected authority in the fields of consumer packaged goods manufacturing and grocery retailing, Wilson recently retired from McKinsey & Co. where he headed the international consulting firm's consumer goods marketing practices group for nearly 20 years.
 While with McKinsey & Co., Wilson directed the firm's work with the U.S. grocery industry's ad hoc committee to develop and implement the Universal Product Code (UPC) and was instrumental in the establishment of a standard industry method for calculating direct product profitability.
 August P. Klein, president and chief executive officer of UNIQUEST, said, "We are very excited about Mr. Wilson's decision to join the board because he is widely recognized as a visionary by senior management in the food industry. He is a firm believer in our integrated solution strategy and related product lines. Tom's knowledge and understanding of the grocery industry will be a most valuable asset for UNIQUEST."
 In addition to his new duties as a member of the UNIQUEST board of directors, Wilson also serves on the boards of Fresh Fields, Inc., Homeland Foods, Information Resources, Inc., and Market Imaging Systems, Inc. He is a graduate of Dartmouth College and earned his M.B.A. degree at the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania.
 UNIQUEST Incorporated is a leading provider of software applications and systems solutions to the retail, healthcare and distribution markets worldwide. These solutions provide UNIQUEST customers with tools for critical day-to-day management, increased operational efficiencies and revenue enhancement which lead to improved operations and profitability.
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 /CONTACT: Fred Goldsmith, chief operating officer of UNIQUEST, 904-363-0103; or Rod O'Connor of Cameron Associates, 212-644-9560, for UNIQUEST/
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