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Aptec wins Acer award for Channel distributor of the year 2009.

Recognition comes for delivering on highest business growth and support services in Emerging markets.

Dubai, UAE, 22 December 2009  –  Aptec Holdings, one of the largest technology distributors in emerging markets, covering the Middle East, Northern Africa and Turkey, today announced that Aptec Distribution has been awarded the Acer Channel distributor of the year 2009 – Emerging Markets at Acer MEA Partner awards held in Athens (Greece).

Bahaa Salah, Managing Director – Aptec Distribution.

“Our partnership with Acer started long time back and we always look at Acer as a strategic partner” commented Mr.Bahaa Salah, Managing Director Aptec Distribution. “Business growth with Acer has been positive from one quarter to another and we feel very proud contributing as the number one distributor in this growth. We thank the Acer team for their support and partnership”.

There is no doubt that 2009 was a critical year, but we have seen vendors like Acer growing their business by 25%. In Aptec we followed the focus sales Strategy on selected Emerging Countries and we have gained a valuable portion of the Acer growth. Said Carlos Tannous, Business Unit Manager – Hardware at Aptec Distribution.

Aptec this year has bagged Top Vendor awards from Symantec, D-Link, ISS, Avaya, Acer, Adobe, Sun and 3Com.

Aptec Holdings ( is a leading technology sale, marketing and Logistics Company and one of largest technology distributors in the Middle East, Middle East, Northern Africa and Turkey. 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 offers a wide range of solutions and services to nearly 10,000 resellers and offers thousands of products from leading IT manufacturers.

From its offices and warehouses in the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Lebanon, Turkey, Kuwait, Pakistan and Libya, and with more than 500 specialized staff, Aptec serves over 40 countries.

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