We’re thrilled to announce that we have made the top 20 of the Logistics Manager Top 50 Service Providers for 2020.
To assist with Brexit preparations, together with CRN, we have questioned more than 300 UK channel partners to see how prepared they were for Brexit and what their most pressing concerns were pre-January 2021
Westcoast have recently been announced as the Lenovo Distributor of the Year at the Lenovo Channel Awards 2020. The award this year is for the Distribution Partner who has shown sustained business growth through an innovative and proactive approach, together with increased engagement and results across all Lenovo brands.
This year, the Women in Tech Festival, hosted by Computing and CRN, is going global! The event will focus on empowerment, development, management and even the taboo of managing inappropriate workplace interactions. And this year, our very own Alex Tatham will be a guest speaker at the event, speaking about the importance of 'getting girls into IT'.
It's been a fantastic day today for Westcoast, as we are named both Aruba Distributor of the Year and Networking Distributor of the Year at the CRN Channel Awards 2020! Our Warehouse team also picked up the new 2020 award of 'Heroes of the Year' - a very well deserved recognition for working tirelessly throughout the Covid pandemic.
The HPE Next transformation, now live in the UK&I, aims to enhance partner and customer experience through improved systems and processes focused on configuration, pricing, order management and supply chain.
Westcoast have this afternoon been announced as Aruba UK/I Distributor of the Year 2020!
Investing time and resources to support schools and colleges with their careers education has never been more important. Westcoast are thrilled to be supporting and inspiring future generations as a Cornerstone Employer.
Vestel has launched a new partner programme, providing reseller partners with the support and value-add services they need to push their growth further. Registering for the new programme is free, and provides numerous benefits including dedicated account management support, funded marketing support and incentive programmes to boost your profit margins. Find out more.
Throughout November, our wonderful Westcoast squad have volunteered to take part in the Business Esports Corporate Gaming FIFA 20 tournament, where any funds we raise will be donated to our 2020 chosen charity, the NSPCC. This year, Westcoast have committed to support the incredible work which the NSPCC do, where funds are even more vital during this testing time.
We’re pleased to announce an extension of our partnership with Juniper Networks, further adding to the range of products and capabilities offered to our reseller network. We’re now supplying Juniper cloud architecture, built with Mist AI at the core, enabling more predictable, reliable and measurable networking for end-users in a variety of sectors, from commercial and retail to healthcare and more.
Following Westcoast’s most recent Brexit meeting, we are delighted to submit an update to our customers and suppliers regarding Westcoast’s own plans for Brexit. Our preparations are based on the assumption that there will be no European Free Trade Agreement in place by 1 January 2021.
We’re proud to announce that we’ve been shortlisted in four categories at the 2020 CRN Awards! This is a fantastic achievement - fingers crossed for the awards later on this year.
We’re thrilled to announce that we have been awarded the top spot for the fifth year running, in the Thames Valley 250 list. This list highlights the Thames Valley’s leading private companies and is a fantastic achievement.
Last month, Westcoast were announced as the first sponsor of the Logistics Manager Magazine Top 50 Service Providers 2020 - now the countdown is on, as there are only three months to go until the reveal begins. The reveal will begin on Monday 30th November 2020, counting down to the 'number one success story' in UK logistics and supply chain on Friday 4th December.
Since the opening of our new Andover warehouse, Westcoast has won a number of contracts of varying sizes, and there are more conversations taking place still. All of these wins are contributing to making Andover a truly industry-leading powerhouse.
Whilst the UK has exited the European Union at the start of the year, no real changes in trading conditions has been experienced as a result. This will not be true if the UK and the EU cannot agree a trade deal at the end of 2020. Recent reports have shown the Cabinet Office preparing for widespread disruption should such a scenario coincide with a second wave of Coronavirus in the UK.
We are thrilled to announce that Westcoast have been shortlisted in four categories at the PRINT IT Awards 2020.
Alex Tatham, MD of Westcoast, recently wrote about the need for collaboration between distributors and resellers – and how close working relationships can benefit all parties. It’s a theme that’s becoming increasingly important. Times have changed – and continue to do so. And in an evolving IT landscape, strategic working partnerships are absolutely key to meeting and exceeding the increasing expectations of end users.
We are thrilled to announce that our Microsoft Surface campaign, 'Wake up to the Digital Workplace', featuring Fast Simon, won 'BEST MARKETING CAMPAIGN' at the CRN Sales and Marketing Awards!