TRANSACT'S INDUSTRY-LEADING PRINTREX(R) 920 AND 980 PRINTERS TO APPEAR AT THE 2014 CHINA INTERNATIONAL PETROLEUM & PETROCHEMICAL TECHNOLOGY AND EQUIPMENT EXHIBITION

March 18, 2014

Hamden, CT – March 18, 2014 – TransAct Technologies Incorporated (Nasdaq: TACT), a global leader in market-specific solutions, including printers, terminals, software and other products for transaction-based and other industries, announced today the Company’s participation at the 2014 China International Petroleum & Petrochemical Technology and Equipment Exhibition (CIPPE), to be held at the New China International Exhibition Center in Beijing on March 19-21, 2014. The world’s largest petroleum exhibition, CIPPE 2014 welcomes attendees from around the globe as well as some of the industry’s largest and most important technology and solutions providers.

Appearing in conjunction with Star-Luck Enterprises, the Company’s local distribution partner, TransAct will be showcasing its leading full color Printrex® 920 and Printrex 980 printers for oil and gas exploration in Booth #W1585. These printers are specifically designed to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of oil and gas exploration, making oil and gas easier to find by presenting exploration data in an easy-to-use color format.

The Printrex 920 is the industry’s first full color printer/plotter designed to perform in the adverse environment of a logging truck or off-shore platform. Available in a rugged rack-mount configuration and representing an easy upgrade from existing black and white printing systems, the Printrex 920 uses ZINK® Zero Ink to print in full color without ink cartridges or ribbons. In addition, it is capable of printing in black and white on standard thermal paper, providing the ultimate in flexibility.

The Printrex 980 from TransAct technologies is the industry’s fastest color inkjet printer, offering unparalleled reliability and a low cost of total ownership. Designed for use in central offices and data centers, the Printrex 980 prints on continuous paper rolls at speeds of up to 8 inches per second and enables oil and gas exploration companies to print logs without plot length limitations. In addition, the Printrex 980 provides print quality enhancements such as Depth Line Accuracy, Stitching Stream Technology and Automatic Image Shifter.

About TransAct Technologies Incorporated
TransAct Technologies Incorporated is a leader in developing and manufacturing market-specific solutions, including printers, terminals, software and other products for transaction-based and other industries. These industries include casino and gaming, lottery, food safety, banking, point-of-sale, hospitality, oil and gas, and medical and mobile. Each individual market has distinct, critical requirements for printing and the transaction is not complete until the receipt and/or ticket is produced. TransAct printers and products are designed from the ground up based on market-specific requirements and are sold under the Ithaca®, Epic, EPICENTRAL® and Printrex® product brands. TransAct distributes its printers through OEMs, value-added resellers, selected distributors, and direct to end-users. TransAct has over 2.4 million printers installed around the world. TransAct is also committed to providing world-class printer service, spare parts, accessories and printing supplies to its growing worldwide installed base of printers. Through its TransAct Services Group, TransAct provides a complete range of supplies and consumable items used in the printing and scanning activities of customers in the hospitality, banking, retail, gaming, government and oil and gas exploration markets. Through its webstore, http://www.transactsupplies.com, and a direct selling team, TransAct addresses the on-line demand for these products. TransAct is headquartered in Hamden, CT. For more information, please visit http://www.transact-tech.com or call 203.859.6800.

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