Shuttle Inc. Appoints Altech as Hong Kong Distributor
(December 5th, 2008 - TAIPEI, Taiwan) Shuttle Inc., the market leader of Small Form Factor PCs and barebones, today announced the appointment of a new distribution partner in Hong Kong, Altech Computers.
Altech will be carrying the full Shuttle line, giving customers in Hong Kong an easier and faster way to purchase Shuttle’s kits. Shuttle is confident to continue its effort to provide a broad range of quality products through Altech’s experience and position in industry.
Antony Sheen, Altech’s Managing Director said “We believe that the new products coming out of Shuttle and the wider availability in the Hong Kong channel will see a dramatic increase in the visibility of the Shuttle brand. The addition of Shuttle to our Hong Kong product catalog is a great endorsement of the job Altech has done with Shuttle products in the Australia and New Zealand channel over the past five years.”
“We are very pleased to be working with this strong and progressive company. We see our partnership with Altech as a strategic move to allow us to expand our complete and fast offering to Hong Kong market,” stated David Yu, chairman of Shuttle Inc.
The full range of Shuttle barebones systems are expected to be available to the Hong Kong reseller channel during December.
About Altech Computers Corporation P/L
Altech Computers is one of APAC's fastest growing IT distribution companies growing. Founded in 1997, Altech has expanded rapidly across Australia with office and warehouse facilities in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Perth, offering a broad product range covering all areas in computer technology. In 2008, Altech has expanded, both domestically with a new branch in Adelaide and internationally, opening branches in Auckland, New Zealand and Hong Kong.
Altech was recently awarded the prestigious Microsoft 2008 Distribution Partner of the Year and has twice been recognized for its growth on BRW Magazine’s “Fast 100” list as the ‘6th fastest growing Australian company’ in 2004 and was featured again in 2006. Altech’s proprietors have also been commended as regional finalists in Ernst & Young’s highly honored “2006 Entrepreneurs of the Year” award.