Articles about Tony Price

UK distie boss: My brush with death in rapper's drive-by killing

A twist of fate saved the boss of a UK IT distributor from a hail of bullets that killed rapper Kenny Clutch on the Las Vegas Strip. The drama unfolded early on Thursday morning when a gunman in a black Range Rover opened fire on the hip-hop star's Maserati. Clutch, who was at the wheel of the flash motor, was fatally shot and …
Paul Kunert, 25 Feb 2013
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WStore starts price war with UK channel

Online reseller WStore is promising to pay customers double the price difference if they find goods cheaper at rival dealers. The Internet company has vowed to start a price war in the channel and match any lower offer on IT kit. "Our offer applies to all our UK competitors, whether they be online stores, High Street retailers, …
Linda Harrison, 25 Jan 2000
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WStore wants to wow public sector

Online supplier of business IT equipment WStore has said it will build-up a sales team working exclusively for the public sector. WStore was awarded Catalist IT supplier status in 2006 covering software, supplies, and office accessories. It has been steadily building sales in the public sector ever since, with an estimated …
Kelly Fiveash, 28 Mar 2007
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WStore profitable in early 2002

Corporate-focused e-reseller WStore says it expects to break even in the fourth quarter of this year and will enter profitability in the first quarter of 2002. The reseller's revenue jumped from £5 million last year to an anticipated £14 million this year and is expected to grow to around £20 million next year, reckons MD Tony …
James Watson, 06 Dec 2001
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AllAdvantage and Work24 go titsup.com

Dum. Dum. Dum. Another com bites the dust. Actually, since they're fading thick and fast, we've had to put two here so we can fit other stories on the front page. So, farewell Scottish Power and the Royal Bank of Scotland's Work24.co.uk portal. You were a cracking idea but you pissed away £30 million and have nothing to show …
Kieren McCarthy, 01 Feb 2001
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Ingram steps into WStore CHS breach

Online reseller WStore has made Ingram Micro its sole distributor in the UK. Ingram steps into the shoes of now defunct distributor CHS Electronics UK, which WStore previously used to distribute its IT products in this country. The Internet-only PC dealership said the partnership would allow it to increase its product portfolio …
Linda Harrison, 05 Jan 2000
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License Online dumps UK office

US dotcom License Online is to pull out of the UK and re-jig its business model. The Seattle-based company brought in Jan Lawford, former commercial director at distributor CHS Electronics, to head up the London office in February. The plan then was to make the UK its European HQ. But due to current IT market conditions the …
Linda Harrison, 19 Oct 2000