Leading Independent Electronics Distributor to Exhibit at the World's Largest Technology Event in La
November 6, 2000
Leading Independent Electronics Distributor to Exhibit at the World's Largest Technology Event in Las Vegas - COMDEX Fall 2000.
Houston, Texas - Smith & Associates, the leading Independent Distributor of semiconductors, electronic components, and computer products will exhibit at COMDEX/Fall 2000 - the largest computer tradeshow in the world - November 13-17, 2000 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Houston, Texas Smith & Associates' booth (#S-2359) at COMDEX will be located on the second floor of the Sands Expo and Convention Center (SECC) near the Keynote Speaker's Auditorium.
COMDEX/Fall 2000 is the largest gathering of technology vendors in the United States, attracting more than 3,600 members of the media and 200,000 information technology executives and decision-makers, including 30,000 of them who come from abroad.
At COMDEX, representatives from Smith & Associates will be on hand to discuss how Smith & Associates' business model fits the industry trend toward just-in-time (JIT) inventory control and manufacturing. Smith representatives will also meet with current and potential clients to determine how Smith can help make their businesses run more efficiently. Visitors to the Smith & Associates booth will also learn more about the company's excess inventory and consignment services.
This year's COMDEX/Fall is the largest in the company's 20-year history - covering over one million net square feet of exhibit floor space. COMDEX is the IT industry event, and now in 18 countries services over three-and-one-half million buyers and sellers on a worldwide basis. No other industry brand has been able to replicate itself around the world like COMDEX.
COMDEX/Fall 2000 will create a marketplace of over 2,300 companies from around the world, showcasing the latest in technology solutions for business. Contributing to the successful growth of this year's event are such companies as Microsoft, Intel, EDS, Oracle, HP, Sony, Nortel, Cisco, Nokia, Ericsson, Toshiba, Dell, Gateway, Xerox, AMD, Novell, and Smith & Associates.
Detailed information on COMDEX/Fall 2000, including exhibitor lists, segmented conferences, keynotes and concurrent events, is available at www.comdex.com.
Founded in 1984, Smith & Associates (www.smithweb.com) is a $470 million Independent Distributor of semiconductors, electronic components, and computer products to manufacturers and resellers of high-technology and computer equipment. Smith has thousands of suppliers and partners in over 60 countries, and was one of the first Independent Distributors to provide open-market sales and component pricing via the Internet. Named an Inc. 500, Houston 100, Texas 100, and World Trade 100 company, Smith's annual revenues of $3.43 million per employee are the highest of any Texas-based high-technology company. Smith is the only global leader in "just in time" delivery with the ability to deliver large quantities of components anywhere in the world, with very short lead times. Headquartered in Houston, Smith has major trading operations in Amsterdam, Barcelona, Guadalajara, Hong Kong, Seoul, and Silicon Valley. Smith operates worldwide, twenty-four hours a day in over a dozen languages.
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