TORRANCE, CALIF. & ETOBICOKE, ONTARIO, June 20 /CNW/ - General Imaging,
the worldwide exclusive licensee for the new line of GE-branded digital still
cameras, announced today that SYNNEX Canada Limited, a subsidiary of SYNNEX
Corporation (NYSE: SNX), will be an authorized distributor for the new line.
General Imaging has begun shipping the stylish new camera line to SYNNEX
Canada, a leading provider of diversified IT products, solutions and other
consumer electronics across Canada. Cameras should be available to resellers
by next week.
"SYNNEX Canada is well established and enjoys a very loyal customer base
of retailers and resellers in Canada. We are confident in SYNNEX Canada's
ability to drive our products to market," said Hiroshi "Hugh" Komiya, Chairman
and CEO of General Imaging.
"Reaching this agreement with SYNNEX Canada is critical to our visibility
in Canada and should have a big impact," said Rene Buhay, General Imaging Vice
President of Sales, North America. "SYNNEX Canada is a major player."
"Over the past several months, SYNNEX Canada has rapidly accelerated a
focused distribution strategy within consumer electronics," said Mitchell
Martin, President, Broadline Division for SYNNEX Canada Limited. "The GE name
is recognized throughout the world for high quality and innovative technology
and we are delighted to add the full line of GE digital cameras to our line
Even at the entry level, the GE cameras include features one would expect
from a much more expensive camera, starting with the A730's 7 megapixels of
resolution, 3x optical zoom, and 2.5-inch LCD screen. Models at the higher end
feature up to 12 megapixels, up to 12x zoom, and 3-inch screens.
All GE cameras boast a sleek and intuitive design, plus a host of
popular, advanced functions as standard features, including face detection,
image stabilization, red-eye removal, ISO 1600 sensitivity, and panoramic
stitching. More information about GE cameras is available at
About General Imaging
An independent new company based in Torrance, Calif., General Imaging
unveiled eight GE-branded cameras on March 8 during PMA 07, the leading
industry photographic trade show in Las Vegas.
About SYNNEX Canada Limited
SYNNEX Canada Limited, a subsidiary of SYNNEX Corporation (NYSE: SNX), is
a leading distributor of technology products to resellers and system builders
across Canada. Committed to driving growth and profitability for its resellers
and vendor partners, SYNNEX Canada offers great product selection at
competitive prices and supports customers with dedicated sales resources,
unique financial services, expert technical support, progressive e-business
tools and fast and accurate delivery with warehouses in key cities. For more
information, visit http://www.synnex.ca
Founded in 1980, SYNNEX Corporation is a global IT supply chain services
company offering a comprehensive range of services to original equipment
manufacturers, software publishers and reseller customers worldwide. SYNNEX
offers product distribution, related logistics services, business process
outsourcing and contract assembly and works with the leading industry
suppliers of IT systems, peripherals, system components, software and
networking equipment. Additional information about SYNNEX may be found online
Statements in this release that are forward looking, such as our product
marketing strategy and product capabilities and specifications, involve known
and unknown risks and uncertainties, which may cause the Company's actual
results in future periods to be materially different from any future
performance that may be suggested in this release. The Company assumes no
obligation to update any forward looking statements contained in this release.
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SYNNEX Logo, and all other SYNNEX company, product and services names and
slogans are trademarks or registered trademarks of SYNNEX Corporation. SYNNEX
and the SYNNEX Logo Reg. U.S. Pat. & Tm. Off. Other names and marks are the
property of their respective owners.
For further information:
For further information: New West Public Relations for General Imaging
Jon Schmid, 619-200-7257 email@example.com or SYNNEX Corporation Laura
Crowley, 510-668-3715 Director of Investor Relations and Public Relations