Press release -
EET Group enters Nordic distribution agreement with Avast Business
1. October 2019 EET Group and Avast (LSE:AVST), the leader in digital security products for business and consumers, are happy to announce a distribution partnership in the Nordic market. The strategic partnership will reinforce Avast Business’ existing operations in the Nordic market to scale distribution of the entire Avast Business portfolio, including products launched earlier this year, Avast Business Secure Web Gateway and Avast Business Patch Management. It is the first time EET, as a hardware-focused distributor, has partnered with a digital supplier to distribute software products to small and mid-sized businesses.
“EET is proud to announce the distribution partnership with Avast in the Nordic market,” said Frederik Anderson, Business Line Director of IT products at EET. “Electronic software distribution represents an important opportunity for EET and expanding with a strong security brand such as Avast will support demand within our customer base.”
“The EET partnership is an extension to our distributor network in Europe,” said Erik Preisser, Vice President Worldwide Sales, Avast. “We are now able to expand Avast Business’ presence and offer SMB in the Nordic region even more choice in how they get our security products. EET is trusted by local businesses to provide the best products, and with threats to business devices on the increase, adding our security software to their hardware portfolio makes a compelling offering.”
About Avast Business:
Avast Business, www.avast.com/business, part of Avast (LSE:AVST), the global leader in cybersecurity products with over 400 million users, provides enterprise-grade endpoint and network security solutions for small and medium businesses (SMBs) and IT service providers. Avast Business combines powerful integrated security with remote monitoring and management solutions to make it easy and affordable for businesses to protect, manage, and monitor complex and evolving network security layers. Backed by Avast’s immense threat detection network, which is among the largest and most advanced in the world, Avast Business uses machine learning and artificial intelligence technologies to detect and stop threats in real time.
About EET Group
EET Group is Europe's leading distributor in: Server, Computer & Printer parts, Storage & Network, Mobile Parts & Accessories, Consumer Electronics, Surveillance & Security, Professional AV & Digital Signage, Point of Sale & Auto ID as well as Logistical Services.
The company sells a wide range of leading brands and products. More than 1,000,000 part numbers distributed across more than 700 different brands are represented in the range, including: HP Inc., Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Lenovo, MicroConnect, MicroBattery, Ubiquiti Networks, HP Procurve, Cisco, Synology, Qnap, Kensington, tado, Apple, eSTUFF, , Griffin, MicroSpareparts Mobile, Axis, Hikvision, Bosch, MicroView, Milestone, NEC, Philips, EPSON, VivoLink, Airtame, Zebra, Honeywell, Star Micronics, Datalogic, Datamax and many others.
EET Europarts is part of the EET Group, founded in 1986, today represented by 26 sales offices in 25 countries across Europe. The Group employs more than 575 employees, services more than 43,000 dealers and processes more than 1,100,000 deliveries a year. EET Group is headquartered in Birkerød and logistics center in Ballerup.