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Company History - Redington (India)
Our Company was incorporated as G. Kewalram Private Limited on May 2,
 
 1961 with the Registrar of Companies, Maharashtra. On December 9,
 1981, 
 the name of our Company was changed to Kewalram Private Limited and 
 subsequently to Redington (India) Private Limited on April 28,1987.
 The registered 
 office of our Company was transferred to Chennai, Tamil Nadu by the
 Company 
 Law Boards order dated July 13, 1994. We changed our name to
 Redington 
 (India) Limited with effect from on October 01, 1996 with the
 Registrar of Companies, 
 Tamil Nadu on which date our Company became a public limited company.
 
 Subsequently, on January 10, 2002, the word Private was inserted in
 the name of 
 our Company pursuant to Section 43A (2A). The word private was
 deleted from the
 name of our Company pursuant to Section 44 (a) of the Companies Act,
 1956, and 
 our Company became a public company with effect from March 15, 2002.
 
 Key events and milestones
 
 Year        Key events, milestones and achievements
 
 1993  ..   Acquired the business of the Indian branch of Redington
 Pte Limited, Singapore
           ..   Commenced branch operations in Western and Southern
 India
           ..   Commenced distribution of Hewlett Packard IT products
 
 1994  ..  Commenced service operations for IT products
           ..  Commenced distribution of Epson and Tripplite IT
 products
           ..  Commenced distribution of Samsung monitors
           ..  Commenced operations in Northern India
 
 1995  ..  Commenced operations in Eastern India
           ..  Commenced distribution of Compaq and Philips products
  
 1996  ..  Commenced distribution of Intel products
 
 1997  ..  Tied-up with Microsoft for distribution of software
 products
 
 1998  ..  Tied-up with IBM, APC and Canon for distribution of their
 products
 
 2000  ..  Recognised as an excellent service provider by Hewlett
 Packard
 
 2002  ..  Commenced call centre operations for servicing Compaqs
 Presario range of products
           ..  Ranked best distributor - India for the year 2002-2003
 by Computer Associates
 
 2003  ..  Commenced distribution and servicing of Motorola mobile
 phones
 
 2004  ..  Ranked best distributor in India in the volumes business
 category by Microsoft 
                for the year 2003-2004
 
 2005  ..  Acquired 100% shareholding of Redington Gulf FZE
           ..  Commenced distribution of consumer durables
           ..  Ranked best distributor small and medium businesses -
 India for the year 2004 by IBM
           .. Ranked best national distributor by Xerox
           .. Ranked best distributor - enterprise storage for the
 year 2004 by HP
 
 2006  ..  Acquired 100% shareholding of Redington Distribution Pte
 Limited
           ..  Acquired 100% shareholding of Cadensworth (India)
 Private Limited
           .. Ranked distributor of the year for the Asia Pacific
 region in the year 2005 by CISCO
           .. Ranked best growing distributor for the year 2005-2006
 by Acer
 
 2007
 
 -Redington India Ltd has entered into a Distributor Agreement with
 Apple Computer International Pvt Ltd., Bangalore (Apple Computer) for
 distribution of their range of products in India.
 
 2008
 
 - Redington India Ltd has informed that the Company has entered into
 a Distributor and Adobe Licensing Center agreement with Adobe Systems
 Software Ireland Ltd (Adobe) for distribution of their range of
 products in India.
 
 -Redington India Ltd has appointed Mr. N Srinivasan as an Additional
 Director of the Company.
 
 2009
 
 -Automated Distribution Center becomes operational in Chennai.
 
 -Foray into 3PL/4PL services. 
 
 -Best Software Group Asia-Pacific VAD - IBM Software
 
 -Top Distributor Award in the East and West Region by CISCO 
 
 -TSG Enterprise and Commercial Growth Award by HP Enterprise 
 
 2010
 
 -Started micro distribution of IT  through Nook Distribution
 
 -TUV NORD awarded ISO 9001:2008 certification for Chennai 
 
 -TUV SUO Management Service GmbH has awarded ISO 9001:2008
 certification for providing Support Services. 
 
 -Best Distributor of the Year by NetApp.
 
 -Best sales performance award for APAC region by Kodak. 
 
 -Best performing country in the Asia Pacific Region for HP Indigo
 Business.
 
 -Company has splits its Face value of Shares from Rs 10 to Rs 2
 
 2011
 
 -Entered into a Strategic relationship with EMC for distribution of
 their storage products through Cadensworth.
 
 -SMS&P Volume License Distributor of the Year
 
 -Intel Authorized Distributor 2011
 
 -Distri Leader Recognition Award 
 
 -Ricoh ties up with Redington India
 
 -Redington India appointed as National Distributor by Research in
 Motion for PlayBook Tablet
 
 2012
 -SMART Technologies Inc. has announced the appointment of Redington
 as an authorized distributor for SMARTs business collaboration and
 interactive products.
 -Fortinet Appoints Redington as New Distributor in India 
 -Redington India Acquires Sterling Technopolis IT Park 
 -Dun and Bradstreet Award for Corporate Excellence at the Rolta
 Corporate Awards 2011
 -Award of Excellence for BENQ projector business.
 -Best after sales support -Editors choice among National
 distributors from ITPV 
 -Started carrying out Supply Chain Management business independently,
 through a Wholly Owned Subsidiary, ProConnect Supply Chain Solutions
 Ltd.
 
 2013
 -Redington (India) Ltd Tie up with CtrlS Datacenters Limited for
 cloud computing products.
 -Redington India collaborates with Amazon for distribution of Kindle
 devices.
 -Redington ties up with Palo Alto as a National distributor for
 Network Security products.
 
 2014
 -Vaultize (www.vaultize.com) announced signing of Master Reseller
 Agreement with Redington to expand and strengthen its India channel.
 -Barracuda appoints Redington as national distributor in India.
 -Redington have recommended a dividend of Rs. 0.90 per Equity share
 of Rs. 2/- each.
 
 2015
 -Redington to merge Nook Micro Distribution with itself
 -The Company has Tie-up with Xiaomi for distribution of their
 Smartphones                                                
 
 2016
 -Redington (India)  Update on Acquisition of additional stake in
 Linkplus, Turkey by Overseas Subsidiary Company.
Source : Dion Global Solutions Limited
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