Orchidée Adds Northern California Technical Sales (NCTS) to Independent Sales Representative Team

Lausanne, Switzerland, September 1, 2005 - Swiss telecommunications IC component manufacturer Orchidée Semiconductor Sàrl ("Orchidée") has signed a Sales Representative Agreement with Northern California Technical Sales (NCTS) to provide independent sales and account management support for Orchidée's North American (U.S. and Canadian) customers.

"NCTS has broad knowledge in regards to Orchidée's product offering and is thus able to offer our customers support at both low and high levels of their respective organizations" as indicated by Don McCarthy, President of Orchidée.