Interview

PCR Feb issue Independent Retailer: Chillblast’s Ben Miles

Chillblast’s Director, Ben Miles tells Michelle Winny, Editor of PCR about its recent Tactus Group acquisition, its involvement with F1 and how the explosive growth of the PC gaming market is driving product demand. UK based Chillblast started out as a specialist importer of niche overclocking products; it has since …

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PCR’s Dec-Jan Life in the channel interview with Malwarebyte’s, Amy Appleyard

Real-time cyberprotection specialist, Malwarebytes recently appointed Amy Appleyard as its new senior vice president of Global Sales. Appleyard joined Malwarebytes from VMware, where she was vice president of Sales for the Commercial division of VMware Carbon Black. Michelle Winny, Editor of PCR caught up with Amy to find out how …

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PCR’s Dec-Jan Big Interview with DivideBuy’s Jo Balsamo on Buy now pay later incentives

DivideBuy’s Chief Marketing Officer, Jo Balsamo tells PCR about how DivideBuy is offering greater payment versatility with Buy now pay later incentives to stimulate consumer spend post COVID-19. Buy now pay later (BNPL) provider, DivideBuy, has secured a £300 million lending facility, Michelle Winny, Editor or PCR speaks with DivideBuy’s …

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PNY’s Laurent Chapoulaud on PNY and NVIDIA inking a global distribution partnership

Last year PNY Technologies, signed a distribution agreement with NVIDIA. Here PCR speaks with Laurent Chapoulaud, Marketing Director Professional Solutions, PNY EMEAI to find out more about PNY becoming a NVIDIA direct global distributor for the entire range of InfiniBand and Ethernet networking switches, adapter cards/NICs and cables for resellers …

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PCR’s Novemer Life in the Channel with CWSI’s, Ronan Murphy

CWSI, mobile and cloud security specialists is investing over £1M to support the growth of its business in the UK. Additionally, the company is embarking on a new partnership with SentinelOne, to extend its capabilities in Endpoint Detection and Response. The company was also recently named as one of a …

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New biometric ID cards fortify entry into the EU

Smart Engines’ release of new secure AI-powered software is able to scan new biometric ID cards and residence documents of EU citizens as well as new Schengen visas in accordance with the Regulation (EU) 2019/1157 which came into force in August 2021. Michelle Winny spoke with Vladimir Arlazarov, CEO of …

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PCR’s November Big Interview with Go2Games’ Josh Mansell

Josh Mansell, Executive Director at Go2Games tells Michelle Winny, editor of PCR about its long-term commitment to the gaming youth culture and how this goes beyond just games and peripherals, by putting the local community central to its business ethos. Go2Games scooped this year’s Gaming Retailer of the year award …

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PCR October Gaming Roundtable: It’s more than just game play!

Rich O’Neill, Product Development Manager at Stormforce Gaming, EZVIZ UK’s Simon Buckingham, Brand & Marketing Manager and Luke Sear, ASUS – UK Gaming Marketing Lead offer discuss the world of gaming- from peripherals, to security and beyond. What are the hottest trends in gaming right now? Rich O’Neill: “Stormforce Gaming …

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PCR’s October interview with AMD’s Omar Fakhri, Director

Omar Fakhri, Director of AMD EMEA Component Channel explores the overall hardware market and what steps he is taking to strengthen AMD’s relationships with channel partners and integrators. Omar Fakhri is the Director of AMD’s Component Channel in EMEA and has been with the company for more than eight years. …

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Out of the BOX: PCR’s October interview with Mike Hart from BOX

Celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, BOX is a leading UK e-tailer of tech products. Michelle Winny, PCR’s Editor spoke with Mike Hart, Marketing and Content Manager at BOX to find out more about living life out of BOX. Tech specialist BOX recently celebrated its 25th anniversary. The company sells …

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