December 10, 2006
IT Europa, an authoritative publication on Europe’s ICT channel, published an article on ASBIS’ listing at the London Stock Exchange. The article refers to ASBIS as ‘a major contender in wholesale across eastern Europe’ and extensively quotes ASBIS’ CEO Siarhei Kostevitch, who comments on the company’s objectives and plans related to the listing.
November 24, 2006
ASBIS Czech Republic has expanded its local product offering by signing up two new vendors – Targus and iiYama. Targus is the leading global supplier of notebook carrying cases and accessories, such as laser and optical PC mice, security locks, notebook sleeves, etc.
October 26, 2006
ASBIS Romania moved to expand its in-country operations by appointing two new sales representatives in the Romanian regions of Moldova and Banat. This expansion, due to include also Transylvania in the future, is part of a long-term corporate development strategy. This move follows the enlargement of the company’s warehouse area by 350 sq. m. in downtown Bucharest. To prop up the expansion ASBIS Romania also hired additional staff which now counts a total of 40 employees.
October 25, 2006
The London Stock Exchange admits the following securities to trading on AIM: ASBISc Enterprises Plc: 48,000,000 Ordinary Shares of USD 0.20 each fully paid
October 25, 2006
ASBIS is pleased to announce the first day of trading of its shares on the AIM market of the London Stock Exchange, under the ticker ASB.L. As previously announced, this AIM listing is intended to provide access to capital for future acquisitions, to further develop the business through the Group's own rands, to incentivise employees by the grant of options and to raise its profile.
September 04, 2006
Announcement to be made by the aim applicant prior to admission in accordance with AIM rule 2.
September 04, 2006
ASBISc Enterprises Plc is pleased to announce its intention to seek admission to trading on AIM.
August 29, 2006
With IT and PC spending forecasts outpacing other EMEA regions, Hitachi Global Storage Technologies sees the Russian market for hard disk drives as the number one growth opportunity in the region. To capitalize on this opportunity, Hitachi has increased resources for an aggressive push to extend its presence and sales volume in Russia’s desktop and enterprise hard disk drive segments.
August 07, 2006
ASBIS Czech Republic extended its product offer by PC chassis, coolers, and accessories manufactured by Coolermaster, a renowned worldwide provider of thermal solutions. Coolermaster PC chassis are known to ensure superior airflow and maximum cooling performance. The new products are already available at ASBIS CZ E-Shop.
July 28, 2006
ASBIS Ukraine signed a distribution agreement with Canon, a world-leading innovator and provider of photographic and imaging technology. ASBIS Ukraine is now able to offer its customers all over the country a wide range of Canon digital cameras, as well as SELPHY series photo printers. The new agreement will allow the company to significantly extend its offer of digital cameras.
July 14, 2006
ASBIS Serbia extended its product offering by signing a distribution deal with Konica Minolta, an innovative developer, manufacturer, and supplier of document printing solutions. The distributed product line includes color and monochrome laser printers, and associated supplies and accessories for general office, electronic publishing, graphic design, advanced imaging, and home office applications.
June 26, 2006
ASBIS has become a member of Blade.org, an open community dedicated to developing next-generation technologies for Blade computing. This step shows ASBIS’ commitment to providing the latest hi-tech solutions to its customers. Thanks to the new membership ASBIS will be able to influence the direction of the Blade market, gain visibility in the Blade-server marketplace, and network with other industry leaders.
May 22, 2006
ASBIS received a new award from Intel, this time ‘For Achieving the Highest Mix of Server Revenue of All Distributors in Central and Eastern Europe in Q1, 2006’. The award was presented by Richard Peel, Intel Distribution Sales and Marketing Manager, EMEA, at Disti Sales Conference in Lisbon at the end of April 2006.
May 15, 2006
ASBIS Romania has become Samsung's official partner and is now entitled to distribute the entire portfolio of Samsung products (LCDs, printers, digital cameras, peripherals and multimedia) on the local market. Products will shortly be available at ASBIS Romania warehouse. All Samsung products have optimal price/quality ratio and well-known reliability. They are 100% tested and based on the most advanced technologies.
May 11, 2006
Patriot Memory, a manufacturer of premium quality memory solutions, signed a distribution partnership agreement with ASBIS.
May 10, 2006
ASBIS received the award from Intel for highest mobile sales mix in Russia and CIS region. The award came as a result of ASBIS’ strategic focus on the development of mobile components’ distribution. The award was presented by Richard Peel, Intel Distribution Sales and Marketing Manager, EMEA, at Disti Sales Conference in Lisbon at the end of April 2006.
April 28, 2006
ASBIS Group, a leading supplier of computer components to the EMEA emerging markets, received the Highest Growth Award from Transcend Information, Inc., a world-class leader in the field of memory and consumer electronics. Transcend awarded ASBIS for the highest growth of sales revenue in EMEA in 2005. The award signed by Chung-Won Shu, Transcend’s CEO, was presented to ASBIS managers during Cebit 2006 show in Hannover, Germany.
April 28, 2006
ASBIS Group, a leading supplier of computer components to the EMEA emerging markets, received the Highest Growth Award from Transcend Information, Inc., a world-class leader in the field of memory and consumer electronics.
April 07, 2006
ASBIS Group received the award for outstanding business results in the year 2005 from Kingston Technology Company, Inc., the world’s independent memory leader. Kingston awarded ASBIS with a crystal plaque for outstanding achievements in distribution of Kingston DRAM and Digital Media products in EMEA. The award was presented to ASBIS managers during Cebit 2006 show in Hannover, Germany.
March 31, 2006
ASBIS Group, a leading supplier of computer components to the EMEA emerging markets, received the award for outstanding business results in the year 2005 from PQI Company, one of the largest memory module manufacturers in the world.