Germany: consumer electronics specialist DexxIT has added several brands to its portofolio, to answer more efficiently to the needs of the gaming market: BeQuiet! (cases and power supplies), LCPower (power supplies, cases, keyboards and mice) and Thermaltake (cases)1. Telecom and telephony specialist Michael Telecom has started the distribution of BeHello mobile accessories through its reseller network. Broadliner Siewert & Kau has strengthened its value business through the appointment of several new employees. Thomas Riedel becomes account manager value. Torsten Brehmer join its Dell expert team as focus sales manager. Finally, Annett Eichler replaces Nicole Tyrell as LG focus sales manager, Nicole joining the Dell team from now on. Storage VAD Starline Computer and broadliner Bluechip have announced that they would provide support and spareparts to bankrupt Transtec customers2. Finally, PC vendor and broadliner Tarox has become the first German distributor for Swedish Software-defined Storage editor Compuverde3 (source: Dealers Only Deutschland 1, 2 and 3, Telecom Handel Deutschland, Channel Observer Deutschland).