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Aptec Ingram Micro receives ‘BEST LOGISTICS SERVICES’ Award at RESELLER ME’S 2012 HOT 50.

Dubai, December 10th, 2012 – Aptec, an Ingram Micro company, the largest Value-Added distributor in the Middle East, Africa, Near East and Turkey, received ‘Best Logistics Services’ award at Reseller Middle East’s 2012 HOT 50 awards ceremony, which was held in the H Hotel in Dubai, on 3rd December 2012. The glittering ceremony brought together all key stakeholders of the IT channel universe: vendors, distributors, resellers and retailers. Aptec team was thrilled to receive this award as recognition of it’s continues efforts in providing value-added services to the channel. This is the first accolade in Aptec’s list of awards since the company was acquired by Ingram Micro, Fortune 100 company, and global IT distributor, earlier this year.

“Aptec for over 30 years has invested into its Logistics capabilities in the region to be a valuable link within the complex ICT Supply Chain. We feel extremely proud to be recognized specifically for our “Logistics Services” this time, as the importance of an efficient Supply Chain is underappreciated by many - in a time of Cloud-Computing and eCommerce,” says Mario M. Veljovic, Operations & Services Director, Aptec – an Ingram Micro company, and General Manager, Advanced Logistics Services LLC.
Dr. A Ali Baghdadi, Vice President and CEO, Aptec – an Ingram Micro company, said: “Technology companies always require efficient supply chain solutions. With product obsolescence speed increasing quarter by quarter, there is only a narrow window of time left to get products to market - or risk taking a loss. Aptec has been ever since keen to support its Partners in many areas and this award is recognition of our efforts in this direction.”


In November 2011 Aptec announced that it officially launched its Technology Logistics Services company. Advanced Logistics Services is a fully licensed and authorized 3rd Party Logistics business, approved by both the Department of Economic Development (DED) in Dubai and the Jebel Ali Free Zone Authority (JAFZA). The Company operates through its network of 6 owned and leased high-tech warehousing and support facilities in the region, including UAE, Egypt, Turkey, Lebanon.
ALS is targeting Information & Communication Technology (ICT) companies entering the region or improving its local footprint and services. ALS’ services and solutions cover Contract Logistics, Domestic Transportation, Supply Chain Solutions, Supply Chain Management & Consultancy, Custom Brokerage & Clearance Services, IT Assembly and Reverse Logistics (RMA & Service) – a Logistics End-to-End support!

With over 30 Years of ICT Distribution experience, Aptec has the Know-How and Infrastructure to support the ICT Businesses that operate in Computers & Peripherals, Consumer electronics, Telecommunications, Semiconductors, Supplies & Consumables and Healthcare IT Equipment. ALS understands the race against time for efficient deliveries and continuously challenges itself to improve and enhance its service levels to the highest standards possible. ALS aims to be the leading ICT Logistics Services company in the Middle East, through outstanding customer service, ICT market knowledge, innovation and professionalism, achieved by a well-motivated and highly experienced team who are proud of what they are, what they do and how they do it.

About Aptec:
Aptec – an Ingram Micro Company (www.apteconline.com) is the Middle East, Africa, Near East and Turkey’s largest technology Value-Added distributor and a leading technology sales, marketing and logistics company. Established in 1980, Aptec is the oldest distributor in the region. As a vital link in the technology value chain, Aptec creates sales and profitability opportunities for vendors and resellers through unique marketing programs, outsourced logistics services, technical support, financial services and product aggregation and distribution. The company provides a wide range of solutions and services to more than 10,000 resellers and offers thousands of products from leading ICT manufacturers. From its offices and warehouses in 7 countries and with more than 370 specialized staff, Aptec serves over 70 countries in the region.

For More Information please contact:
Svetlana Sorokina
Regional Marketing Manager
Tel:  +9714 3697 111 x 494
Email: svetlanas@aptecme.com
 


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