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Toshiba announces new distributor

01 February 2012

Sydney, AUSTRALIA – 1 February 2012. Toshiba (Australia) Pty Limited today announced the signing of an agreement with Synnex Australia to become its latest authorised distributor.

Synnex will distribute Toshiba’s full IT range, including notebooks, Tablets, All-in-One computers, data projectors, storage and accessory products across Australia.

“We are delighted to be working with Synnex who has a well established customer base of resellers as well as retailers nationally, said” said Angela Walker, Toshiba channel sales manager for Australia and New Zealand.

“Toshiba’s channel business continues to grow and to ensure we are providing the best possible coverage and offers to all partners we have expanded our distribution base.”

Kee Ong, Synnex Australia CEO, said the company was committed to driving Toshiba’s business across its network.

“Synnex is well positioned to work with Toshiba to distribute its full IT product range to major resellers and retailers in Australia.”

“Adding Toshiba to our portfolio will open our customers up to a greater range of products. Toshiba will also be able to benefit from our expansive and well established customer base and industry expertise.”

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About Synnex Australia
Synnex Australia Pty is one of the largest distribution companies in Australia. It is a significant division of Synnex Technology International Corporation, the largest IT distribution company in the Asia Pacific region and ranked the third largest worldwide.

Synnex Australia services all businesses in the IT industry including SME Resellers, System Integrators, Computer Retailers, Original Equipment Manufacturers, Corporate Retailers and VARs. It also has a growing retail division and has partnerships with all of the key retailers in Australia including Myer, JB Hi-Fi and Harvey Norman, Officeworks and Dick Smith.

About Toshiba
Toshiba is a world leader and innovator in pioneering high technology, a diversified manufacturer and marketer of advanced electronic and electrical products spanning information & communications systems; digital consumer products; electronic devices and components; power systems, including nuclear energy; industrial and social infrastructure systems; and home appliances.

Toshiba was founded in 1875, and today operates a global network of more than 740 companies, with 204,000 employees worldwide and annual sales surpassing 6.3 trillion yen (US$68 billion). Visit Toshiba's web site at

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