Macnica and Greenliant Sign Distribution Agreement for Europe
SANTA CLARA, Calif. - July 1, 2010 - Macnica GmbH, a wholly owned subsidiary of Macnica, Inc., which is one of the leading technical distributors of semiconductors in Japan, has announced today that it has signed a distribution agreement with Greenliant Systems. Macnica GmbH is now an authorized distributor of Greenliant products for its European customers. This agreement also marks the establishment of Macnica's European technical sales and support network for Greenliant.
"We are honored to have the opportunity to distribute highly reliable solid state storage and memory products from Greenliant in Europe," said Shiro Watanabe, president of Macnica GmbH. "With this new partnership, we look forward to expanding our complementary product line cards, while providing our extensive expertise with Greenliant's NANDrive™ devices and technical support for Greenliant customers."
"Greenliant is pleased to extend its long-term partnership with Macnica," said Arthur Kroyan, senior director, marketing and business development, Greenliant. "With Macnica's thorough system-level understanding and professional sales force, we are strongly positioned to offer Greenliant's value-added solid state storage and memory products to our rapidly growing customer base in Europe."
About Macnica GmbH
Macnica GmbH is a wholly owned subsidiary of Macnica Inc. Macnica is one of Pan-Asia's leading technology oriented value-added distributors with headquarters in Yokohama, Japan. Macnica has more than 1,500 employees, having offices in Japan, Asian countries, North America, and Europe. It has successfully grown as a technical distributor of semiconductors with a total of 420 FAE's and design engineers. Macnica's European headquarter started in 2007 in the UK and then moved to Germany in 2008. Macnica GmbH became a member of Macnica group which achieved consolidated revenue of approximately EUR 1 billion worldwide.
About Greenliant Systems
By leveraging more than 20 years of solid state storage design expertise, Greenliant Systems is dedicated to developing energy-efficient, highly reliable and secure storage solutions for the embedded system, data center and mobile Internet markets. The company is headquartered in Santa Clara, California with product development in Silicon Valley, Beijing, Shanghai Zhangjiang Hi-Tech Park and Hsinchu Science Park, and sales teams in North America, Europe and Asia. For more information about Greenliant Systems, please visit www.greenliant.com.
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