Milestones

  • Looking back in time

    Redington is stepping towards its 20th year of its Indian journey….

     

    We share here the key events and milestones that contributed

    to our success story…

     

    Dwelling on the road to success is sweeter than the success itself

  • 1993

    •  Acquired the business of the Indian branch of Redington Pte Limited, Singapore.
    • Commenced distribution operations in Information Technology products.
    • Commenced branch operations in Western and Southern India.
    • Commenced distribution of Hewlett Packard IT products
  • 1994

    • Commenced distribution of Epson and Tripplite IT products
    • Commenced service operations for 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

     

  • 1999

    • Redington Gulf FZE was setup as a subsidiary by Redington Mauritius Limited for catering to Middle East and African markets.
    • CRISIL rated the short term debt programme of the Company as P1(Degree of safety is strong).
    • Installed John Brown and Associates (JBA), an ERP solution, for distribution.
  • 2000

    •  Moved into Value Added Distribution space.
    • CRISIL upgraded the ratings as P1+(Degree of safety is very strong) for the short term debt programme of the company
     

     

  • 2002

    •  Commenced call centre operations for servicing Compaq’s Presario range of products
  • 2003

    •  Commenced distribution and servicing of Motorola mobile phones
  • 2004

    • Synnex Mauritius Limited, part of Synnex Group, made a strategic investment and acquired 36% shareholding in the Company.
    • Acquired Redington Gulf FZE
  • 2005

    • Acquired Redington Distribution Pte. Ltd.
    • Acquired Cadensworth India Limited 
    • Ventured into Non Information Technology Space. 
    • Commenced distribution of consumer durable products
  • 2006

    • ChrysCapital, a well known Private Equity fund, acquired 11 percent stake through their investment company Beethoven Limited, Mauritius.
  • 2007

    • Company’s shares got listed in the bourses of National Stock Exchange of India Limited and Bombay Stock Exchange Limited
    • Started the distribution of the Apple range of products during the year.
    • Set up High Level Repair Centres at Chennai.
  • 2008

    • Rated as 55th amongst top global tech companies and ranked global number 3 for total return to shareholders,  by  BusinessWeek USA 
    • Acquired Easyaccess financial services and forayed into financing activities.
    • Investcorp invested USD 65 million in the company’s MEA operations.
    • Started the distribution of BlackBerry Smartphones 
    • Ventured into remote management and facility management services.
  • 2009

    • Automated Distribution Center becomes operational in Chennai.
    • Foray into 3PL/4PL services.
  • 2010

    • Invested in a 49.4% stake in Arena through its Overseas Subsidiary.
    • Started micro distribution of IT  through Nook Distribution. 
    • TUV NORD awarded ISO 9001:2008 certification for Chennai ADC
    • TUV SUO Management Service GmbH has awarded ISO 9001:2008 certification for providing Support Services.
  • 2011


    • Standard Chartered Private Equity acquired 11.99% stake in Redington India.
    • Entered into a Strategic relationship with EMC for distribution of their storage products through Cadensworth.

     

  • 2012

    • Consolidated its shareholdings in its MEA operations.
    • Started carrying out Supply Chain Management business independently, through a Wholly Owned Subsidiary, ProConnect Supply Chain Solutions Limited.