May 30, 2017

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GfK to deliver opening keynote on consumer tech trends at DISTREE Russia 2017

DISTREE Russia has confirmed that GfK is an official Event Partner for this year’s channel event, which takes place at Hotel Yahonty in Moscow on the 21-23rd June 2017. As an official Event Partner, GfK will deliver the opening keynote, two workshop sessions and a VIP Breakfast Briefing during the event. Read full story

by Stuart Wilson, Thursday 25 May 2017

Russian market exceeds US$5.64 billion in first quarter

Research house GfK’s most recent TEMAX analysis of the ICT, telecoms and consumer electronics market in Russia indicates that the total market value hit US$5.64 billion in the first quarter of 2017. Sales in the telecoms segment climbed 9.7% year-on-year in local currency terms to hit US$1.7 billion. Read full story

by Stuart Wilson, Thursday 25 May 2017

Cloud services redefine distributor role in Europe

Distributors are changing rapidly and - especially in Europe - are finding a new role as a provider of cloud services, e-commerce, specialist logistics and support for the channel during its transition to new revenue models. That’s the main takeaway from a report carried out for the Global Technology Distribution Council (GTDC) by research house IT Europa. Read full story

by Stuart Wilson, Monday 22 May 2017

Online marketplaces drive Russian e-commerce growth

According to AKIT, the association of Russian e-commerce companies, online sales in Russia grew 15% year-on-year in calendar 2016 to hit RUB850 billion (US$14.9 billion). The research firm claims that online still only accounts for 4% of domestic retail in Russia. In comparison, online accounts for 12% of the UK market. AKIT believes that the e-commerce market in Russia has huge potential for further growth, which could be driven by the entry of large international players. Read full story

by Stuart Wilson, Friday 19 May 2017

Azur Digital, CONTEXT and GfK keynote topics confirmed for DISTREE Middle East 2017 in Dubai

DISTREE Middle East 2017 will include a packed conference programme comprising keynote presentations, workshops, VIP sessions and panel discussions. E-commerce models in the Middle East, omnichannel strategies and changing consumer behaviour will all be covered during keynote presentations at regional consumer tech channel event. Read full story

by Stuart Wilson, Friday 21 April 2017

DISTREE APAC 2017 confirmed for November 8-10 in Singapore

The fifth annual DISTREE Asia-Pacific (APAC) will take place at the Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel in Singapore on 8th to 10th November 2017. The regional channel event gives consumer technology vendors and brand owners the opportunity to hold pre-scheduled one-on-one meetings with APAC’s leading distributors, plus senior executives from some of the region’s top retailers and e-tailers. Read full story

by Stuart Wilson, Friday 21 April 2017

Leo Prozument, AV Structures

Emerging markets expert Leo Prozument of AV Structures gives us his expert opinion on doing business in Russia, explaining why some international brands fail in the market. Read full story

by Stuart Wilson, Monday 6 March 2017

Mobile growth continues in MEA markets

Research company Counterpoint reckons that mobile handset shipments in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region were up 16% year-on-year in the fourth quarter of 2016. Smartphones represented 80% of the handset shipments in the region. The MEA region accounted for 14% of total global shipments in the fourth quarter of 2016. In comparison, China and India combined accounted for 37% of global handset shipments, according to Counterpoint. Read full story

by Stuart Wilson, Monday 6 March 2017

DISTREE EMEA 2017 drives regional channel development

The 15th annual DISTREE Europe, Middle East & Africa (EMEA) consumer tech regional channel event took place last week in Monaco. More than 120 consumer tech brands exhibited at this year’s event, holding pre-scheduled one-on-one meetings with senior executives and buyers from the region’s leading distributors and channel partners. DISTREE EMEA 2017 took place at the Grimaldi Forum, running from February 21st to 24th. Read full story

by Stuart Wilson, Monday 27 February 2017

ABC Data’s Weiss identifies five top trends

Ilona Weiss, president of the management board at Central & Eastern European distribution powerhouse ABC Data, identifies five top trends that she believes will shape the future of distribution and the vendor landscape. Weiss will attend this week’s DISTREE EMEA event in Monaco – an annual event where hundreds of tech brands meet face-to-face with senior executives from the region’s top tech distributors. Read full story

by Stuart Wilson, Sunday 19 February 2017

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