ALSO brings providers and buyers of the ICT industry together. The company offers services at all levels of the ICT value chain from a single source. In the European B2B marketplace, ALSO bundles logistics services, financial services, supply services, solution services, digital services, and IT services together into individual service packages. ALSO's portfolio contains more than 255 000 articles from more than 700 vendors.
The Group has about 4 000 employees throughout Europe. In fiscal year 2020 (closing on December 31), the company generated net sales of 11.9 billion euros.
ALSO Holding AG, Emmen, Switzerland
Value enhancement strategy
- Operative excellence making it a market leader in most of the countries where it has a presence
- Establishing presence in new countries
- Increasing customer benefits by optimizing and digitalizing the processes
- Expansion of the e-commerce business
- Further developing to B2B-multichannel providers
- Targeted acquisitions –"Buy & Build"
IT / TK
Acquisition of shares
- Acquisition of Actebis GmbH in September 2009
- Merger of Actebis and ALSO in February 2011 / "Spin off" of Schindler Holding AG
ALSO Holding AG
Prof. Dr. Gustavo Möller-Hergt
Chief Executive Officer
ALSO Holding AG
Dr. Ralf Retzko
Chief Financial Officer
ALSO HOLDING AG
NEW 2 NEXT - Enabled by IT
ANNUAL REPORT 2020
ALSO HOLDING AG
PROF. DR. GUSTAVO MÖLLER-HERGT, CEO
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ALSO Holding AG: ESG Report 2022 Published
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ALSO Holding AG announces share buyback program
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ALSO Portugal starts operations:
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Proposal to the ALSO AGM: Incorporating ESG in the Articles of Association
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ALSO acquires largest IT divisions of Portuguese JP Sá Couto
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ALSO develops digital guide for families
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ALSO reinforces presence in Eastern Europe: Acquisition of Ramiris’ IT division in Hungary
After entering the market in 2019, like in other countries ALSO has been growing its footprint systematically, opening a new warehouse last year and...
ALSO Drives Growth in Southern Europe
Next acquisition: On 3. November 2021 the Technology Provider signed a purchase agreement with Executive s.p.a., an Italian value added distributor...
Now2Next: ALSO continues to invest in 3D/4D Printing Solutions
For many companies, incorporating new technologies into their daily business involves major challenges and investments in technology and personnel....
ALSO First Cisco Digital Distribution Partner Worldwide
The two companies have decided to expand their cooperation. Focus areas are the as-a-service business and E-Commerce, particularly for the SMB...
Dealing with digital media: ALSO develops code of conduct for families and children
“It is perfectly normal that we give our children rules of conduct for the physical world. In relation to the digital world, which is now just as much...
Strengthening cybersecurity with IntSights
ALSO enables better protection against cyberattacks with IntSights
The technology provider promises its resellers and their customers in the affected regions rapid assistance for the companies affected by the natural...
ALSO accelerates expansion of cloud platform business
The signs are pointing to consistent growth: in addition to expanding Solutions, the cloud-based Service business is also being focused on exploiting...
ALSO CTV sets standards: Products, solutions and platforms for the New and the Next Normal
On 19 May, the International Channel Trends+Visions will take place as the fourth completely virtual event of The Technology Provider
ALSO: Acquisition of PIN Computers
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After record results: Ninth dividend increase in a row
The Annual General Meeting of ALSO Holding AG (SIX: ALSN) approved all proposals of the Board of Directors, including the Annual Report 2020, and...
Channel Trends+Visions 2021: “New2Next” – ALSO presents the future
This year, the most important European trade fair for the ICT sector is a virtual experience with a promising motto: New2Next. The New Normal in which...
ALSO: Net profit 130 million euros (+30%)
Proposed dividend 3.75 Swiss francs per share (+15.4%) | Mid-term targets for EBITDA and ROCE raised
ALSO Publishes Separate Sustainability Report
New paths in reporting: Over the past ten years, ALSO has systematically worked on developing and expanding its commitment to sustainability and...