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Redington (India) Ltd. Company History and Annual Growth Details

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.
 
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