Systemax Completes Acquisition of Business-to-Business IT Supplier SCC Services B.V. - Expands service offerings and strengthens existing operations in the Netherlands -
PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y., June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Systemax Inc. (NYSE: SYX) today announced it has completed its previously announced acquisition of SCC Services B.V., a supplier of business-to-business IT products and services with operations in the Netherlands. The acquisition, which has been approved by the Netherlands Authority for Consumers and Markets, expands Systemax's service offerings and strengthens its existing operations in the Netherlands. Financial terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.
Systemax's EMEA Technology Products Group is a single source value added reseller of IT hardware, software and solutions to SMB, Enterprise, Public Sector and SOHO customers. Its primary brands, MISCO and Inmac Wstore, utilize a multi–channel selling platform offering thousands of branded IT and related category products from the top manufacturers in the industry, such as personal computers, notebooks, consumer electronics, accessories and supplies.
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Systemax Inc. (www.systemax.com), a Fortune 1000 company, sells industrial and technology products through a system of branded e-Commerce websites, relationship marketers and retail stores in North America and Europe. The primary brands are Global Industrial, MISCO, Inmac Wstore and TigerDirect.
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