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Brightpoint Announces Webcast and Conference Call for the Company's First Quarter 2011 Financial Results

/ Source: GlobeNewswire

INDIANAPOLIS, April 18, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Brightpoint, Inc. (Nasdaq:CELL), a global leader in providing supply chain solutions to the wireless industry, today announced that it will release its full financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2011, on Thursday, April 28, 2011, after the market closes. On Friday, April 29, 2011, at approximately 8:00 a.m. ET, Brightpoint will conduct a conference call to review the Company's operations and financial performance and will answer participants' questions.  Representing Brightpoint will be Robert J. Laikin, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, Anthony W. Boor, Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer and J. Mark Howell, President of Brightpoint Americas.

For those who prefer to join the conference call telephonically, use the following information and dial in several minutes prior to the start of the call:

U.S. toll-free dial-in number: 888-220-8449

International dial-in number: 913-312-1481

The presentation of slides can be accessed through the Investors section of the Company's website at .  Following the live presentation, an archive of the webcast will be available through the Investors section of the Company's website at  for approximately one year.

About Brightpoint, Inc.

Brightpoint, Inc. (Nasdaq:CELL) is a global leader in providing supply chain solutions to leading stakeholders in the wireless industry.  In 2010, Brightpoint handled approximately 99 million wireless devices globally. Brightpoint's innovative services include distribution channel management, procurement, inventory management, repair services and reverse logistics, software loading, kitting and customized packaging, fulfillment, product customization, eBusiness solutions, and other outsourced services that integrate seamlessly with its customers.  Brightpoint's effective and efficient platform allows its customers to benefit from quickly deployed, flexible, and cost effective solutions. The Company has approximately 4,000 employees in more than 25 countries.  In 2010, Brightpoint generated revenue of $3.6 billion. Brightpoint provides distribution and customized services to over 25,000 B2B customers worldwide. Additional information about Brightpoint can be found on its website at , or by calling its toll-free Information and Investor Relations line at 877-IIR-CELL (877-447-2355).

Certain information in this press release may contain forward-looking statements regarding future events or the future performance of Brightpoint. These statements are only predictions and actual events or results may differ materially. Please refer to the documents Brightpoint files, from time to time, with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including Brightpoint's most recent Form 10-K and Form 10-Q and Exhibit 99.1, thereto. These documents contain and identify important risk factors that could cause the actual results to differ materially from those contained in or implied by these forward-looking statements. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements that speak only as of the date these statements were made. Brightpoint undertakes no obligation to update any forward-looking statements contained in this press release.

CONTACT: Brightpoint, Inc. Tom Ward Investor Relations 317-707-2745 Brightpoint, Inc. Carolyn Manco Media Relations 317-707-2276