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Haaksbergen, Overijssel, Netherlands, 2011/02/03 - Supplier of ICT accessories Eminent Europe and specialist distributor of consumer electronics products Widget UK Ltd have signed a distribution agreement. Widget will focus on the distribution of Eminent HD media players.
Widget will be the first distributor to ship Eminent products to UK retailers, e-tailers and resellers. The specialist distributor will focus on offering Eminent HD media players. Widget will also distribute Eminent camera surveillance systems, the home automation solution e-Domotica, twistable cables and several ICT accessories.
The agreement with Widget is in line with Eminent’s objective to develop the distribution channel in the UK. As a specialist distributor, Widget will be able to create added value to retailers. Widget’s commitment to Eminent includes offering marketing programmes and implementation, technical support, training and fast delivery.
Eminent is one of the leading HD media player brands on the Dutch market. Eminent HD media players, such as the EM7080, enable consumers to play high-definition movies on a full HD TV. Recently, Eminent announced the HD media player EM7195 with DVB-T twin tuner, which will be available in March 2011. Regular product updates and a five-year warranty add value to the Eminent HD media players.
“Our customers want us to bring them products from the latest, growth markets in consumer technologies,” said Widget sales director Bart Hoorntje, “and the media player market is a clear growth area. So we have sought out Eminent, as one of the key players in this market.”
“We consider Widget as a valuable partner to bring Eminent products to the UK. The number of consumers that wants to play multimedia on TV is growing every day. Thanks to our agreement with Widget, retailers will now have the opportunity to offer high-quality and affordable Eminent HD media players and meet the demands of these consumers,” said Jos van Aalst, Managing Director of Eminent Europe.
About Widget UK Ltd
Widget UK Ltd (widget.co.uk) distributes a tightly focussed range of satellite navigation, networking and video products, for manufacturers such as Cisco Systems and TomTom. Widget UK Ltd sells only to trade, and not directly to the public. Its customers are UK retailers and resellers. including Staples, DSGi, Maplin, Comet, Amazon.co.uk, Dabs.com, Play.com, QVC, Ideal Shopping Direct, Computacenter and SCC.
About Eminent Europe
Eminent (eminent-online.com) offers home automation solutions and ICT accessories to consumers and SMEs. Eminent focuses on the home automation system e-Domotica, camera surveillance and HD media players. Eminent has the objective to create user-friendly products, that are easy to install and easy to use. Eminent offers extensive support with manuals in plain English and an accessible helpdesk. Eminent is part of the TKH Group.