SWE: Brightpoint grows Nordic base


Distributor Brightpoint’s Swedish subsidiary has entered into a lease agreement with Brinova Log. Sweden for a new distribution centre in Boras, Sweden.

This centre is expected to become operational in the fourth quarter of 2010 and will serve Brightpoint Sweden AB’s customers across the Nordic region with state-of-the-art supply chain solutions with industry-leading processes and systems, Brightpoint said.

Brightpoint’s existing distribution centres in Norway, Denmark and Finland will remain intact for the near future and will continue to serve suppliers and customers.

Brightpoint EMEA president Anurag Gupta said: “I am very excited about our new facility in Sweden.

”This announcement is in line with our strategy of building centres of excellence in the European region. The start-up of this operation will give our customers in the Nordic region a centre of supply chain excellence, purpose-built to meet the complex needs of our customers in the wireless industry.”