Other World Computing Secures Exclusive Worldwide Distribution Rights for all Newer Systems Technology Products

May 28, 2002 | Woodstock, IL


Other World Computing (OWC), a leading provider of products and services for the Macintosh marketplace, today announced that it has been named as the exclusive worldwide distributor of all Newer Systems Technology, Inc. (d.b.a. Newer Technology, Inc.) products. All sales and distribution of Newer Technology’s products will be handled from OWC’s Woodstock facility.

“OWC is pleased to have been selected as the official worldwide distributor of NewerTech’s products,” said Larry O’Connor, founder and president of Other World Computing. “NewerTech is well known for producing the highest quality Macintosh computer upgrade peripherals ever made, as well as providing engineering and tech support excellence that is second to none. In fact, I believe that the upgrade market’s current success and viability is largely a result of NewerTech’s technology. We look forward to an ongoing successful relationship.”

“Over the last several years, OWC has proven itself as one of the leading retailers in terms of sales and support for computer upgrade products,” said Rick Estes, president of Newer Systems Technology. “We selected OWC based on that reputation and its ability to service our customers beyond the initial sale of a product. It is good to be in business with the NewerTech brand and products, and we look forward to getting our products out to the public through OWC very shortly.”

For 15 years, Newer Technology has been the recognized as the leading developer of performance upgrades for PowerBooks, desktop Macintosh computers, iMacs and MacOS compatibles. Newer Technology’s original product line includes the MAXpower processor upgrade series, and the company plans to introduce new products in the near future as well.

Since 1988, OWC has been a leading supplier of Apple upgrade products and ongoing technical support for the entire Macintosh community. The company has adjusted its facility in Woodstock and made plans to add additional staff to handle the extra inventory and anticipated demand for the NewerTech products.

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About OWC

Other World Computing (OWC), founded in 1988, is dedicated to helping Mac and PC enthusiasts do more and reach higher. We believe in sustainability – OWC solutions are genuinely built to last, go the distance, and enable users to maximize the technology investment they have already made. OWC's operation provides leadership in business sustainability, with its headquarters among the first in the world awarded LEED Platinum certification. OWC features an award-winning technical support team and an unparalleled library of step-by-step DIY and informational videos. From the home desktop to the enterprise rack, the corporate backup to secure medical data, the recording studio to the motion picture set, and beyond, there should be no compromise. That is why OWC is here.

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