Online Distribution signs AOC for Pakistan
Dubai, UAE, 20thMarch 2011: Online Distribution a dominant player in the IT distribution business in Pakistan with many prominent brands in their portfolio signed up with AOC for distribution of their complete range of display products for Pakistan. The footprint of Online Distribution is spread across the nation with 7 branches offering the widest reach in the country.
According to Business Monitor International, Pakistan’s computer hardware market is expected to grow at 8% CAGR for the period of 2011- 2015. Whereas, the value of computer hardware sales for the year 2011 is expected to be US$312mn, up from US$292mn in 2010.
AOC, art of colors one of the leading monitor brands in the world continued its expansion in the region and added yet another feather in its cap by expanding with the appointment of Online Distribution as an authorized distributor to sell its wide range of LCD, LED, Ultra-thin monitors across Pakistan.
“We are happy to be associated with AOC a global brand which not only brings in international quality products but also offers real value for money. With our team of well experienced professionals, the in-depth knowledge of IT distribution trade and country wide reach, we are sure AOC will become a leading brand in Pakistan soon.” said, M. Ibrahim Ojha, CEO for Online Distribution-Pakistan.
AOC is an in-house brand of the US$ 11 billion conglomerate TPV Technology Limited, the world’s largest manufacturer of flat-screen monitors. Last year, despite the global downturn, the Taiwan-headquartered company, which manufactures monitors and LCD display units for major consumer electronics companies, shipped 57.174 million monitor units across the globe commanding a staggering 33% per cent of the worldwide monitor market.
Suchit Kumar, DGM Sales - MEA & CIS Central Asia, AOC says, “This is significant step forward for AOC as Pakistan is key to our growth overall growth in Asia and we see this as a great opportunity to enhance our offerings of high value display products in this region. We shall dedicate substantial marketing and sales resources to the development of the brand. We are very happy to be associated with Online Distribution and see them as the right partner in expanding our footprint in this growing market.”