Microsoft Adds New Commercial Distribution for Surface and 2 More Heavily Traded Stock to Follow
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On Thursday, Microsoft posted on its blog that it will add new commercial distribution for the Surface tablet in 17 more countries, observing that, “This expansion continues to be via a select ecosystem of established channel partners with the precise geographical reach, tablet selling experience, and commercial value-added services capabilities to deliver the type of business experience our customers need.”
Countries in which the new channel partners will be added include the United Kingdom, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, and Switzerland. The new partners will be permitted to sell Surface Pro and Surface RT tablets, supply extended warranty and accidental damage coverage, provide onsite service and support, plus additional services.