EMRISE Corporation Divests Selected Assets and Liabilities of Its CXR Larus Subsidiary

DURHAM, N.C., Oct. 16, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- EMRISE CORPORATION (OTCQB:EMRI), a multi-national manufacturer of defense and aerospace electronic devices and communications equipment, today announced that it has completed the divestment of selected assets and liabilities related to the current product lines of its California-based CXR Larus Corporation subsidiary.

EMRISE Chairman and Chief Executive Carmine T. Oliva noted that consideration for the transaction included a cash payment at closing and a 12-month earn out.

Further details of the transaction will be included in EMRISE's Quarterly Report on Form-10Q for the third quarter ended September 30, 2014, which the Company expects to file with the Securities and Exchange Commission on or about November 14, 2014.

About EMRISE Corporation

EMRISE designs, manufactures and markets electronic devices, sub-systems and equipment for aerospace, defense, industrial and communications markets. EMRISE products perform key functions such as power supply and power conversion; radio frequency (RF) and microwave signal processing; and network access to public and private communications networks. The use of its network products in public and private, legacy and latest Ethernet and Internet Protocol (IP) networks is a primary growth driver for the Company's Communications Equipment business units. The use of its power supplies, RF and microwave signal processing devices and subsystems in on-board In-Flight Entertainment and Connectivity systems is a primary growth driver for the Company's Electronic Devices business units. EMRISE serves the worldwide base of customers it has built in North America, Europe and Asia through operations in the United States, England and France. For more information on EMRISE, go to www.emrise.com.

EMRISE common stock trades under the symbol EMRI on OTCQB, the venture marketplace for companies that are current in their reporting with a U.S. regulator. Investors can find Real-Time quotes and market information for EMRISE at www.otcmarkets.com.

Safe Harbor Statement under Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995

With the exception of historical information, certain matters discussed in this press release, are forward-looking statements involving risks and uncertainties. Actual future results of EMRISE could differ from those statements. EMRISE also refers you to those factors contained in the "Risk Factors" Section of EMRISE's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2013, its Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q, Current Reports on Form 8-K filed recently, and other EMRISE SEC filings.

CONTACT: Allen & Caron Inc Rene Caron (investors) Len Hall (media) 949-474-4300 rene@allencaron.com len@allencaron.comSource:EMRISE Corporation