06.04.2020 – ALSO Holding AG

Fast forward: digital fair Channel Trends+Visions is rolled out internationally

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Fast forward: digital fair Channel Trends+Visions is rolled out

06.04.2020 / 14:00



     Media Release
Fast forward: digital fair Channel Trends+Visions is rolled out

Europe is switching off? Quite the contrary! After the full success of the
digital CTV in the DACH region the event is now spread even further. Later
this month, on April 28, the event will take place in all other of the 20
ALSO countries: France, the Netherlands and Belgium, the four Scandinavian
countries, Poland, the Baltics including the Ukraine and Belarus, Bulgaria,
Romania, Croatia, Slovakia, Slovenia, the Czech Republic and Hungary.

Due to the digitalization of the event the number of visitors in Germany,
Switzerland and Austria was significantly higher than at former fairs. What
is more, users found the visit to be very worthwhile, because they were able
to follow each topic they were interested in, due to the recording of all
the presentations. This showed in intensity of usage, too: each one of the
more than 6.000 visitors participated in about 5 presentations or webinars,
overall much more than 100.000 clicks were registered.

Gustavo Möller-Hergt, CEO of ALSO: «The positive feedback of our visitors,
whether on the digital notice board or in the personal discussions our
employees had with the visitors as a follow-up, has convinced us to make the
format available to our customers in all ALSO countries.»

At the international fairs, resellers can expect a variety of interesting
presentations and webinars. Numerous vendors will participate. Starting
April 8, interested resellers can register for their cost-free fair visit on
the respective country website.

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Press contact ALSO Holding AG:
Manuela Rost-Hein
Head of Communications ALSO Group
Phone: +49 151 14040215
E-mail: manuela.rost-hein@also.com

ALSO Holding AG (ALSN.SW) (Emmen/Switzerland) brings providers and buyers of
the ICT industry together. ALSO offer more than 660 vendors of hardware,
software and IT-services access to over 110 000 buyers, who can call a broad
spectrum of other customized services in the logistics, finance, and IT
services sectors, as well as traditional distribution services. From the
development of complex IT landscapes, the provision and maintenance of
hardware and software, right through to the return, reconditioning and
remarketing of IT hardware, ALSO offers all services as a one-stop shop.
ALSO is represented in 23 European countries and generates total net sales
of approximately 10.7 billion euros with around 4 000 employees in the
fiscal year 2019. The principal shareholder of ALSO Holding AG is the Droege
Group, Düsseldorf, Germany. Further information is available at

Droege Group
Droege Group (founded in 1988) is an independent advisory and investment
company under full family ownership. The company acts as a specialist for
tailor-made transformation programs aiming to enhance corporate value.
Droege Group combines its corporate family-run structure and capital
strength into a family- equity business model. The group carries out direct
investments with its own equity in corporate spin-offs and medium-sized
companies in «special situations». With the guiding principle «execution -
following the rules of art», the group is a pioneer in execution-oriented
corporate development. Droege Group follows a focused investment strategy
based on current megatrends (knowledge, connectivity, prevention,
demography, specialization, future work, shopping 4.0). Enthusiasm for
quality, innovation and speed determines the company's actions. In recent
years Droege Group has successfully positioned itself in domestic and
international markets and operates in 30 countries. More information:

This press release contains forward-looking statements which are based on
current assumptions and forecasts of the ALSO management. Known and unknown
risks, uncertainties, and other factors could lead to material differences
between the forward-looking statements made here and the actual development,
in particular the results, financial situation, and performance of our
Group. The Group accepts no responsibility for updating these
forward-looking statements or adapting them to future events or