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Tech Data Wins in CONTEXT ChannelWatch Distributor of the Year Awards

Awards for technology distribution decided in online vote by more than 3,800 resellers in Western Europe.

Barcelona, 12 September 2017:

Tech Data today announced that it has been named CONTEXT ChannelWatch Distributor of the Year in France, Germany, Portugal, Spain and Sweden. The Distributor of the Year awards are decided on the votes of resellers who nominate a broadline and specialist distributor in each country. In France, Spain and Portugal, Tech Data was voted Distributor of the Year for broadline while Tech Data Sweden won in the specialist distributor category. Tech Data Germany was named Distributor of the Year in both the broadline and specialist categories.

ChannelWatch is a reseller survey providing detailed insight into reseller behavior, opinions and attitudes and is the largest of its kind in the regions covered. Respondents to the survey are also asked which distributor they would prefer to work for.

Patrick Zammit, president, Tech Data, Europe said: “I would like to congratulate the Tech Data teams in France, Spain, Portugal, Germany and Sweden for this notable industry recognition. The fact that the CONTEXT ChannelWatch awards are decided on the votes of the reseller community is especially gratifying and is a testament to Tech Data’s strong customer relationships and experience, excellence in execution, and our extensive portfolio of end-to-end distribution services and solutions.”

Quote from local country leader

"CONTEXT congratulates Tech Data for its outstanding performance in the latest ChannelWatch survey. Ease of doing business, customer service, and fast delivery stood out in particular to Tech Data's resellers, who gave them top ratings in these areas", said Howard Davies, CONTEXT Co-founder & CEO.

About Tech Data

Tech Data Corporation is one of the world's largest wholesale distributors of technology products, services and solutions. Its advanced logistics capabilities and value-added services enable 115,000 resellers to efficiently and cost effectively support the diverse technology needs of end users in more than 100 countries. Tech Data generated $26.2 billion in net sales for the fiscal year ended January 31, 2017. It is ranked No. 107 on the Fortune 500® and one of Fortune's "World's Most Admired Companies." To learn more, visit, or follow us on Facebook and Twitter

For further information, contact:

George Troughton
Communications Manager
Tech Data Europe
Telephone: 0034 93 297 0222

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