Hebron, KY, September 24, 2010 - BlueStar, the leading global innovator in solutions-based distribution for Auto ID, Point-of-Sale, Mobility, RFID, Digital Signage, and ID and Security products, announced today that it has signed a purchase agreement with Scan-it A/S, a distributor of specialty electronics covering Auto ID, Mobile Data Management and POS verticals. Under the terms of the agreement, BlueStar will acquire Scan-it A/S in Denmark, thereby becoming a major distributor of Auto ID and POS products on the Danish market.
"Scan-it A/S has been a major player within the Auto ID area in Denmark. It is with great pleasure that I welcome them to the BlueStar family," said Mikael Svensson, managing director of BlueStar Nordic.
Scan-it represents leading manufacturers in the areas of automatic identification, data capture and POS. As a solutions-based provider, they offer products and services that increase competitiveness, improve sales activity and develop new business for their customers.
"BlueStar Nordic has a sizeable local warehouse in Malmö, just 45 minutes from our office and we will now be able to offer a diverse and complete inventory of Auto ID and POS product to our Danish resellers," said CEO Finn Rasmussen at Scan-it.
"We welcome Scan-it to the BlueStar family of EMEA companies. They will be a strong contributor to our growth." said Bill Nix, vice president of global distribution at BlueStar.
BlueStar is the leading global distributor of solutions-based ADC, Mobility, POS, RFID, Digital Signage, and ID and Security technology. BlueStar works exclusively with value-added resellers, providing them with complete solutions and business development support. The company brings unequalled expertise to the market, offers award-winning technical support, and is an authorized service center for a growing number of manufacturers. For more information about BlueStar value-adds for VARS and independent software developers, please contact a BlueStar Account Executive at +46 40-680 02 80 or visit www.bluestarinc.com.
Scan-it is a leading Danish distributor of solutions-based ADC, Mobility, Point-of-Sale, RFID, and Card technology. Scan-it works exclusively with value-added resellers, providing them with complete solutions, highly qualified assistance and well trained technical support and repairs. The company brings unequalled expertise to the market, and is an authorized service center for a number of manufacturers. For more information about Scan-it please contact Scan-it at +45 4450 9630 or visit www.scan-it.dk.
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