May 28, 2016

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NEWS

Majid Al Futtaim opens first Carrefour in Nairobi

Majid Al Futtaim has opened the first Carrefour hypermarket in Nairobi, Kenya. The French retail franchisees’ entry into the Kenyan market marks a significant milestone in the Company’s massive expansion plans into the African continent. The new hypermarket is located in the newly opened Hub shopping mall in the Karen suburb of Nairobi and offers more than 30,000 items including home appliances and electronics. The hypermarket spans 5000 square metres of shopping space. Read full story

by Stuart Wilson, Wednesday 25 May 2016

Copy Cat to consider IPO

East African IT company Copy Cat Group will consider listing on the Nairobi Stock Exchange (NSE). Fast-growing Copy Cat continues to expand its operations across the East African region. Vishal Patel, newly appointed managing director at Copy Cat, said the company board would discuss the potential for listing the company. The proposal to list Copy Cat was first mooted by Joe Mucheru, Kenya’s ICT Cabinet Secretary, during Copy Cat’s 30th anniversary celebrations. Read full story

by Stuart Wilson, Wednesday 25 May 2016

Security Triggers adds Maldives distributor for G Data

Security Triggers, a master distributor company for G Data Software, has appointed PC World as a channel partner to handle sales and distribution of the security software vendor’s products in the Maldives. Salah Aldeen Sabouni, managing director for Security Triggers, commented: “We are pleased to welcome PC World to our team of international distributors and we look forward to working with them to extend the reach of G Data Software in the Maldives.” Read full story

by Stuart Wilson, Wednesday 25 May 2016

TechAccess extends Unify agreement

Middle East VAD outfit TechAccess has extended its distribution agreement with Unify, a provider of unified communications and collaboration solutions. In addition to its existing partnership agreement for Saudi Arabia and Pakistan, TechAccess will now offer Unify’s complete portfolio to organisations across the wider GCC and Levant region. Read full story

by Stuart Wilson, Monday 23 May 2016

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FEATURES

Successful second annual DISTREE #ConnectDays Paris reflects growing interest in smart tech products

The second annual DISTREE #ConnectDays event, organised by DISTREE Events in association with INNOV8 Group, took place on the 12-13th April at the Carrousel du Louvre in central Paris. In total, 110 brands of connected devices, smartphones and high-tech accessories exhibited at the event, meeting 500-plus buyers and senior executives from France’s leading retailers and e-tailers across multiple channels. Read full feature

by Stuart Wilson, Wednesday 20 April 2016

Third annual DISTREE Africa technology channel event to take place in Nairobi on June 6-8

DISTREE Africa 2016 will take place on the 6-8th June in Nairobi, Kenya. The three-day channel event provides a powerful business development opportunity for vendors, brand owners and international distributors looking to manage, build or launch routes-to-market in some of Africa’s fastest growing technology markets. Read full feature

by Stuart Wilson, Monday 11 April 2016

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VIDEO

tecbuy: the inside track

tecbuy: video submission to celebrate 10th anniversary of regional retail channel event DISTREE Middle East in 2014

The Jumbo success story

Jumbo: video submission to celebrate 10th anniversary of regional retail channel event DISTREE Middle East in 2014


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COMMENT

Zyme: Nick Andrews

Nick Andrews, general manager EMEA & India at Zyme, explains the strategic importance of improving channel data management (CDM). Read full story

Pradip Somaia: Regent Partners

Pradip Somaia, partner at Regent Partners, outlines the current trends in European merger and acquisition (M&A) activity for the technology, media and telecoms sector (TMT). Read full story

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