Westcon-Synnex deal did not come at the optimum time for us, Datatec CEO admits

Sam Trendall
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US distributor Synnex snaps up Westcon-Comstor's North and Latin American businesses for $800m, and buys 10 per cent stake in European/international arm for $30m

After months of mystery and speculation, Synnex has been confirmed as the soon-to-be new owner of Datatec's distribution arm Westcon-Comstor, after agreeing an $800m (€711.3m) buyout. In addition t...

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