MARKHAM, ON, May 1, 2013 /CNW/ - I.D.S. Intelligent Data Systems
(Canada) Inc. ("IDS") announced today the acquisition of CELL-A-NET
Inc. and National Print Services Alliance (NPSA). The transactions
enable the company to expand to the Central Region and increase IDS'
capabilities. Currently, IDS is the largest independent dealer of
imaging products and technical support in the Province of Quebec and
provides IT products, and professional services to both private and
public sectors. IDS' strategic plan is to expand its portfolio of
business solutions across all of Canada.
Bill Hishon, Chief Executive Officer of IDS stated, "I am pleased with
the opening of our Central Region. CELL-A-NET has been supporting the
Ontario region exclusively with HP products and document solutions for
the past 24 years. CELL-A-NET is one of only ten Certified Document
Solution Specialists (DSS) in Canada, which will enhance IDS' managed
print solutions across all regions. NPSA currently provides
manufacturer installs, training, and technical services from coast to
coast, and will be a strategic partner for all IDS Canada subsidiaries
requiring national managed print services from a central ticketing
Kevin Hiebert, President of CELL-A-NET remarked, "As part of the IDS
Canada group of companies we will be able to go to market with a
broader range of products, services and high value solutions. Also, for
our staff, we can now provide a wider range of career opportunities."
Based in Ontario, Canada, IDS is the leading independent managed print
services provider in Eastern Canada. IDS was formed in 2011 through the
combination of five of the region's leading independent managed print
services companies, creating a uniquely broad platform that includes
copiers, printers, and other technology products as well as equipment
maintenance services and related information technology consulting.
IDS operating companies: IDS Solutions, EBQM, Vob Technologies, CELL-A-NET, National Print
Services Alliance, and IDS Financial Services division.
IDS Canada Certifications & Associations: HP Service One Partner, HP DSS certified, HP Graphic Specialist, HP
authorized Public Sector Reseller, Kyocera authorized Service Solution
Provider, Microsoft Silver Partner.
Memberships: MPSA, MISA, COMPTIA
SOURCE: I.D.S. Intelligent Data Systems (Canada) Inc.
For further information:
I.D.S. Intelligent Data Systems (Canada) Inc.
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