GATEWAY TO NET TRADING
GNT GROUP BRIEFLY

The GNT group is the largest IT, CE & telco distribution company in Finland and Baltics. GNT delivers IT, entertainment and consumer electronic goods and services, which improve customers’ competitiveness in the whole value chain. Our aim is to make our customers more successful and constantly develop profitable, high quality operations. World-class logistic services, customer oriented, energic and friendly customer service and electronic services are our main focus areas.

We represent more than 100 vendors. The focus of GNT is on reliable and fast deliveries at competitive prices.

The development of e-commerce is regarded as an extensive strategic area in the GNT. The share of our sales through e-commerce is currently over 75%. The group includes GNT Finland Oy, GNT Estonia AS, GNT Latvia SIA, GNT Lithuania UAB and GNT Norway AS.

May 26, 2008, ALSO Holding AG acquired the remaining 49,9% stake in GNT, making ALSO the full owner of GNT Group.


ABOUT ALSO

ALSO is one of the leading European companies in the wholesale and logistics sector for information technology and consumer electronics (ICE). ALSO is active in 7 European countries. Under ALSO's name in Switzerland and Germany, under GNT´s name in Finland, Norway, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania.

In 2008, ALSO generated net sales of CHF 4 851.3 million with 1 658 employees.

Headquartered in Hergiswil (Switzerland), the company was founded in 1984 and has been listed on the Swiss stock exchange since 1986. The Schindler Group has held a majority interest

www.also.com

Top Top