Los Angeles, CA - August 7, 2007 - Nyko Technologies ® , a premier peripherals manufacturer, today announced that they have added to their rapidly growing number of international distributors, giving gamers around the world access to their innovative suite of video gaming products.
The company recently signed distribution deals with France-based INELLEC MULTIMEDIA and United Kingdom-based Gem Distribution. Both deals will put Nyko's innovative products on the shelves of gaming retailers in each respective country, including the best-selling Intercooler for 360 and PS3, as well as the Wireless Sensor Bar and Charge Station for Wii.
As Nyko looks to expand on the global availability of products, it continues to see stellar success in North America. The Intercooler for 360 is currently one of the top selling accessories for the Xbox 360, while Nyko's Charge Station for the Wii continues to sell extremely well to gamers looking for reliable and cost-effective charging solutions for their innovative new console (NPD, April 2007). With products available for each next-generation console, gamers have unprecedented choice when it comes to gaming accessories, whether they're looking for charging options, controllers, or other regionally localized products that enhance their gaming experiences.
"Nyko has always been committed to providing gamers not only in the US, but also the world, with access to the most innovative peripherals for video gaming and digital lifestyles," said Scott Berlin, VP of International Sales at Nyko Technologies. "Our new agreements with INELLEC MULTIMEDIA and Gem Distribution demonstrate this vision and we look forward to forging ahead and establishing the Nyko brand in even more countries and territories around the globe."
Nyko will be on hand at the Leipzig Games Convention in Germany from August 23rd through August 26th. At the show, Nyko will display to gamers and consumers from across Europe their latest products, as well as sneak peeks of exciting new technology just around the corner.
About INNELEC MULTIMEDIA SA
Founded in 1983, INNELEC MULTIMEDIA is the French leading distributor for home entertainment and professional PC software, video games, consoles and accessories, DVD Video, and music. INNELEC MULTIMEDIA distributes 14,000 references from over 300 vendors, offering the largest multimedia catalogue in France. INNELEC MULTIMEDIA supplies products to an extensive customer base including mass market retailers, resellers, speciality stores, mail-order companies, and e-tailers. Quoted at the Paris stock exchange, INNELEC MULTIMEDIA employs over 200 people and had a turn over of 134.56 million euros for the year ending March 31, 2007.
About Gem Distribution Ltd
Founded in 1984, Gem is the UK's leading trade distributor of software and peripherals for both PC and leading console formats with turnover in excess of£214 million. Gem supplies products to an extensive customer base that includes well-known high street retailers, corporate resellers, mail order companies, and independent retailers. Gem has consistently demonstrated its ability to bring top quality brands to market and currently distributes products on behalf of over 100 vendors. For further information visit: www.gem.co.uk. Gem is a wholly owned subsidiary of DCC plc, for further information please visit www.dcc.ie
About Nyko Technologies, Inc.
Nyko Technologies ® develops, manufactures and markets innovative peripherals to enhance the digital lifestyle. The company's mission is to deliver products that solve problems and improve user experience for work and play. Nyko specializes in interactive entertainment, computing, consumer electronics, and portable audio, as well as online and wireless technologies. The company has distribution through major U.S. and Canadian retailers, along with distributors worldwide. Founded in 1995, Nyko is headquartered in Los Angeles, Calif. Please go to www.nyko.com or call 1-888-444-6956 for more information.
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