Resignation of Board Member
4/2/2009 12:00:00 AM



                                                                                                                                    ADX: TSX


Toronto, April 2, 2009 - The Board of Directors of Advantex Marketing International Inc. (TSX:ADX) today announced that Richard T. Groome has resigned his position as a director of the Company, effective March 30, 2009.

Richard T. Groome has served as a member of the Board of Advantex since January, 2006. The Board wishes to thank Richard T. Groome for his valuable participation over the years, and wishes him well.


About Advantex Marketing International Inc.

Advantex is a specialist in the marketing services industry, managing white-labeled rewards accelerator programs for major affinity groups through which their members earn bonus frequent flyer miles and/or other rewards on purchases at participating merchants. Under the umbrella of each program, Advantex provides merchants with marketing, customer incentives, and secured future sales through its Advance Purchase Marketing model. Advantex partners include more than 700 restaurants, online retailers, golf courses, small inns and resorts, and major organizations, including CIBC, United Airlines, Alaska Airlines, and Lufthansa Airlines. Advantex is traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol "ADX". For additional information on Advantex, please visit

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For further information please contact:

Mukesh Sabharwal
Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer
Tel: 905-470-9558 ext. 249