ALSO cancels negociations with Saphin
German broadliner ALSO, which had opened negociation to acquires the shares of Dutch investment company Saphin Group in supply specialist Alpha International and MPS reseller and distributor OSN, has announced that its has stopped any discussion with the Dutch company. No further reasons were given.
Another country for Bergsala
Finland: Swedish gaming specialist Bergsala goes pan-scandinavian as it acquires the distribution rights for Nintendo in Finland. In the process, it acquires the current Nintendo local distributor, Amo Oy, for an undisclosed amount, and change it into Bergsala Oy AB. Beside Finland and Sweden, Bergsala also owns distribution rights for Nintendo in Denmark and Norway.
Motorola signs Azlan
Motorola Solutions has entered into a pan-Europe, Israel and Africa (EIA) distribution agreement with network, security and infrastructure VAD TD Azlan. The agreement covers the distribution of Motorola Wireless Networking solutions products in EMEA through TD Azlan offices in Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the United Kingdom. Azlan will offer the full Motorola Solutions' portfolio of WLAN products and solutions including TEAM pocketable virtual office, AirDefense WLAN security and network management systems and Motorola's MESH networks.
No more Aurora for Solar
Scandinavia: cabling and electricity specialist Solar has decided to sell its consumer electronics division Aurora to Swedish broadliner Deltaco (which is also present in Denmark, Finland and Norway) for an unclear amount, split between cash and new bank loans. Current Aurora's management will acquired 10% of the shares of the company, beside Deltaco, while the distributor will have a right to repurchase these shares by 2018 at an agreed price based on the earning growth of the distributor. Aurora will operate as a sister company within Deltaco group, in Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden, while the group will work on potential synergies between Deltaco and Aurora.
Jabra appoints EET Europarts
Scandinavia: Jabra has appointed broadliner and sparepart specialist EET Europarts as an official distributor in Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden.