Nigel Grayston, business-to-business sales manager for consumer electronics at Philips, said: “There were commercially mutual reasons for parting [with Westcoast],” he said.
Kevin Wragg, business unit manager for peripherals at C2000, told CRN: “For Westcoast to go after six weeks is odd. However, from our point of view it’s one less distributor for us to compete with.”
Westcoast declined to comment on the parting.
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