GretagMacbeth To Acquire SheLyn Supply Chain Technology

GretagMacbeth LLC, New Windsor, N.Y., has signed a letter of intent, pending board approval, to
acquire Greensboro, N.C.-based SheLyn Inc.s color supply chain technology.SheLyns technology and
products, which include on-line continuous monitoring systems and formulating quality control and
shade tapering software applications, will become part of GretagMacbeths Enterprise Color
Management (ECM) program, within its Color and Appearance business unit.SheLyn principals Roland
Connelly, Ann Laidlaw and Robert Willis, as well as SheLyns applications support staff, are
expected to take on key roles within GretagMacbeth.

May 2003