Orange appoints nine distributors


Orange has confirmed it has signed accessories fulfillment contracts with seven new distributors.

Previously, Avenir and 20:20 had tender of the Orange accessories account, which is said to be worth around £12 million per year.

Orange said it chose to sign up a wider range of companies to provide a stronger portfolio of accessories products.

Orange now works with 20:20, Kondor, Data Select, Avenir, Strax, Brightstar, Westcoast, Shebang and Chameleon Group.

Kondor was chosen to provide the full accessories fulfillment for Orange’s new multimedia store in Milton Keynes, including its own brand, Kit.

An Orange spokesperson said: “Kondor has supplied accessories to the Orange store in Milton Keynes. They are also one of the suppliers on our main roster.  

“We have chosen a multi-supplier strategy to ensure we have a wide range of accessories to support our strong device portfolio. The following companies are on our roster.”