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Exertis buys Hypertec

Distributor Exertis has bought Hypertec Ltd, a distributor of third party and own brand products that include: memory, storage, accessories, assistive technology and security. Hypertec employs over 50 staff at its facility in Hungerford, Berkshire. It generated sales of over £20 million in FY17 selling to over 400 active customer accounts, claiming most of the UK’s largest resellers.

Paul Bryan, Exertis UK managing director said, “Hypertec has an excellent track record in the industry and has built strong relationships with its customer base and vendor partners by delivering excellent product supply, service and support. Their own brand product and technology portfolio are in increasing demand in today’s economic environment as users look to extend the life or improve the performance of computing devices and resellers attach accessories to add margin to their sales. We look forward to welcoming the Hypertec team to the Exertis family and continuing their impressive growth.”

Exertis is a wholly owned subsidiary of parent company DCC plc. a FTSE 100 company. Exertis says it has quadrupled its business in the last five years through organis growth and acquisitions, with revenues approaching £2.69bn in FY2017.