Plug-Ins wins HP Middle East Retailer of the Year
Key retailers and distributors from UAE and GCC markets were part of the glittering ceremony.
October 29, 2010 2:21 by Rasha Reslan
Award-winning multi brand retailer Plug-Ins earned more accolades when it was named ‘HP Retailer of the Year 2010′ for the entire Middle East at the HP Channel Awards 2010 in Dubai.
Key retailers and distributors from UAE and GCC markets were part of the glittering ceremony which saw the Al-Futtaim group company walking away with the most coveted award in the retail segment.
Gaurav Malaviya, Business Head UAE and Mohd Faisal, Senior Category Buyer was presented the award by Salim Ziade, General Manager – PSG Dept HP ME and Amin Mortazavi, General Manager- IPG Dept HP ME.
Plug-Ins was cited for being a consistent performer in the personal systems group (PSG) and imaging and printing group (IPG) segments, with the best product range display and the most preferred customer buying experience when compared to all other retailers in the region.
Gaurav Malaviya said: “We are extremely proud to receive this prestigious award from HP. Plug-Ins remains the first and largest multi brand CE retailer in the region and continues to lead the consumer electronics sector with benchmarked standards and practices. We have worked hard with our partners to deliver outstanding value and quality products to all our customers.”
The selection criteria also included vendor relationships, ease of transaction, and compliance with HP suggested recommended retail prices (RRPs).