Brussels, 22 April 2013 - Ingram Micro Europe, a division of Ingram Micro Inc. (NYSE: IM), the largest global wholesale provider of technology products and supply chain management services, today announced the extension of its partnership with Scala across Europe.
Ingram Micro has been a long term partner of Scala Nordics. It is now expanding this partnership to the rest of the European countries and will support its customers with the latest Scala SaaS offering.
"In line with our European investment in Digital Signage, Ingram Micro Europe makes it a priority to offer the industry's most relevant portfolio of products, solutions and services. In this context, we are very pleased to strengthen our partnership with Scala, says Nathalie Andersen, Director proAV Digital Signage, Ingram Micro Europe. Our European proAV division is very keen in supporting its IT and AV customers' projects , local or international, in collaboration with one of the most recognizable brand in the industry. We look forward to extending Scala's reach within the European market whilst offering to our channel partners Scala cutting edge software and recurring revenue streams " comments Nathalie Andersen.
"Scala is proud to partner with Ingram Micro. It is great to see the world's largest technology distributor focusing on delivering a leading digital signage SaaS solution such as Scala Enterprise. Our retail solutions are a key component of the retailers omnichannel strategy and our corporate propositions such as the Scala CxO Board and iS solutions are the advanced tools that give business leaders the ability to communicate effectively with insight and real time business stats," said Harry Horn, Vice President Marketing, Scala Inc.
On Ingram Micro Inc.
Ingram Micro is the world's largest wholesale technology distributor and a global leader in IT supply-chain, mobile device lifecycle services and logistics solutions. As a vital link in the technology value chain, Ingram Micro creates sales and profitability opportunities for vendors and resellers through unique marketing programs, outsourced logistics and mobile solutions, technical support, financial services and product aggregation and distribution. The company is the only global broad-based IT distributor, serving 145 countries on six continents with the world's most comprehensive portfolio of IT products and services.
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On Scala Inc.
Driving more than 500,000 screens worldwide, Scala is the world leader in location-based media designed to actively and intelligently influence human behavior. We love creating intelligent digital signage solutions that move products, consumers, and sales metrics. Scala solutions increase sales, improve brand loyalty, optimize customer transaction times, and reinforce business objectives. The company is an advanced knowledge company, leading not only by developing great software features, but also by creating practical, yet cutting edge digital communication concepts for the retail, banking and quick service restaurant industry and for versatile usage in corporate communication strategies. Scala is headquartered near Philadelphia, Pa., and has subsidiaries in The Netherlands, France, Norway, Germany, Japan and India, as well as more than 500 partners in more than 90 countries.