18 March, 2015

MITSUMI Distribution honoured at EMEA Channel Academy 2015 Awards

MITSUMI Distribution honoured at EMEA Channel Academy 2015 Awards

Kenya, 18th March 2015

MITSUMI Distribution, one of the largest IT, CE and TELCO distributors in Africa, won the Africa Distributor of the year award at the EMEA Channel Academy 2015 Awards, which took place at DISTREE EMEA in Manaco last week. Online voting for these prestigious awards closed on Monday 23rd February. Senior executives from technology and consumer electronics retailers and e-tailers voted for the distributor of the year award.

DISTREE EMEA 2015 took place in Monaco from February 23-25. More than 150 brands participated, using the event as a platform to manage, build or launch channels across EMEA.

Receiving the award, Mitsumi Managing Director Mitesh Shah said, we feel proud to be recognised again for this prestigious award. The EMEA Channel Academy Award recognizes Mitsumi for the quality of its services and interaction with retails customers across Africa. MITSUMI offers a 'best of breed service' which has created an unparalleled level of loyalty with our resellers.

"As a largest IT, CE & TELCO African distributor, we understand the broader African continent since Mitsumi has 19 years strong presence in Africa." he added.

Frederic Simard, Director & Co-Founder at DISTREE Events: "We congratulate Mitsumi on winning the African Distributor of the Year category at the 'EMEA Channel Academy: 2015 Awards', which were held in conjunction with DISTREE EMEA 2015. This award was determined through an online poll of technology and consumer electronics retailers who were asked to assess distributors on the overall quality of service and their performance during the last 12 months."

Mitsumi has 12 point of sale and 12 service centers in East, West and North Africa as well as a strategic warehouse located in Jebel Ali, Dubai in the United Arab Emirates.


About MITSUMI Distribution:
Established in Kenya since 1996, MITSUMI Distribution is the largest IT, CE and TELCO distributor in Africa. They are authorized distributor for leading global IT brands. Their growing brand portfolio includes Acer, APC, Asus, BenQ, Canon, Dell, Fluke Networks, HP, Intel Approved Supplier, IBM, iSurf, Lenovo, Microsoft, Polycom, Riverbed, Samsung, Sandisk, Toshiba, Tripp-Lite, WD & ZTE.

MITSUMI is a leading and fast growing technology distributor in Africa because of its Pan Africa distribution strategy/vision, aggressive expansion, regional geographical coverage and extensive customer base. MITSUMI has 15 warehouses and 8 service centers in Africa. For more information, visit

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