Micromem Technologies Inc.: Update

TORONTO and NEW YORK, Sept. 9, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Micromem Technologies Inc.'s (the "Company") (CSE:MRM) (OTCBB:MMTIF) wholly owned subsidiary, Micromem Applied Sensor Technologies Inc. (MAST), has executed an agreement with a US based, Tier 1 Original Equipment Manufacturer to commercialize MAST's Lab on a Chip for oil pan plugs. Under the agreement MAST will grant an exclusive licence to the Tier 1 in exchange for a Royalty. The Tier 1 will take on the responsibility to manufacture and distribute the finished product. MAST and the Tier 1 are currently reviewing mutually acceptable language for a Press Release.

In addition, MAST has executed a Joint Development Agreement (JDA) with the innovation arm of a British based Multinational (BBM). Under the terms of the JDA, MAST will provide the BBM with its MEMS based sensor solution. Once the prototype has been approved, the JDA provides for a licence granted by MAST to the BBM in exchange for a Royalty. MAST and the BBM are currently reviewing language for a mutually acceptable Press Release.

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About Micromem and MASTInc

MASTInc is a wholly owned U.S.-based subsidiary of Micromem Technologies Inc., a publicly traded (OTC BB: MMTIF, CSE: MRM) company. MASTInc analyzes the specific industry sectors to create intelligent game-changing applications that address unmet market needs. By leveraging its expertise and experience with sophisticated magnetic sensor applications, MASTInc successfully powers the development and implementation of innovative solutions for healthcare/biomedical, natural resource exploration, government, information technology, manufacturing, and other industries. Visit www.micromeminc.com www.mastinc.com.

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