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Hebron, KY, United States, 2012/02/21 - BlueStar is honored to be recognized as Star Micronics ’ Distributor of the Year for the eighth straight year, in addition to being named eChannelNews.com 's "Best Specialty Distributor" for the second year in a row - BlueStarInc.com.
BlueStar, a leading global distributor of ADC, Mobility, Point-of-Sale, RFID, Digital Signage, and Security technology solutions, is honored to be recognized as Star Micronics ’ Distributor of the Year for the eighth straight year, in addition to being named eChannelNews.com 's "Best Specialty Distributor" for the second year in a row.
Star Micronics America, a leading worldwide manufacturer of point of service printers, has announced BlueStar as their 2011 Distributor of the Year. BlueStar has received this award for eight years in a row. “We are proud and excited to present the BlueStar team with the 2011 Distributor of the Year award,” stated Christine Duffy, Senior Sales Director at Star Micronics. “BlueStar has been a vital part of our continued success and we look forward to continuing our partnership.”
The Star Micronics Distributor of the Year award is given in recognition of distributors who demonstrate continued year-over-year growth in sales and perform best practices in reseller business development to grow the Star Micronics brand throughout the United States, Canada, and Latin America. “BlueStar is privileged to receive the Distributor of the Year award from Star Micronics,” stated Steve Cuntz, President and CEO of BlueStar. “Our partnership with Star Micronics has created a lot of opportunities for us over the years and we are excited for the possibilities of the future.”
In addition, more than 800 Computer Resellers and VARs, including System Builders, from across Canada named BlueStar their top partner for the past year in an online vote at eChannelNews.com. BlueStar has been named “Best Specialty Distributor” for the past two years, placing among the top two for the last three years.
Voting results were announced on February 2, 2012, and the awards were handed out in a ceremony to be broadcast online at ecntv.ca . "We would like to thank our VARs for voting for us again this year," Serge Poutchigian told the audience at the awards ceremony. Poutchigian and Hussam El Baik were present at the Awards celebration to receive the honor on behalf of BlueStar Canada.
About Star Micronics America, Inc.
Star Micronics America, Inc. (bluestarinc.com/star) is a subsidiary of Star Micronics Company Ltd., the second-largest small printer manufacturer world-wide. Star Micronics also manufactures audio components, high-precision machine tools, and precision parts. Star Micronics Company Ltd. is ranked as one of the Top 50 "Most Stable" Japanese companies on the Japanese Nikkei.
BlueStar (bluestarinc.com) is the leading global distributor of solutions-based ADC, Mobility, Point-of-Sale, RFID, Digital Signage, and Security solutions. BlueStar works exclusively with value-added resellers, providing them with complete solutions, business development and marketing support. The company brings unequaled expertise to the market, offers award-winning technical support and is an authorized service center for a growing number of manufacturers. BlueStar is the exclusive distributor for the In-a-Box Solutions Series, delivering hardware, software and critical accessories in one bundle with technology solutions across all verticals.