NEWS: Service Parts Logistics: Brother spares distribution

Johannesburg, 24 October 2006] – Service Parts Logistics (SPL), the largest parts solutions provider in Africa, has extended the company’s product scope with its appointment as alternate authorised Brother parts distributor for the complete range of Brother fax machines, multifunctional devices and printers, effective from 1 September 2006.
“It was imperative for us to appoint alternate part distributors in the channel who have the required coverage, expertise and customer relationships that we need in this country, following our entry in to the retail arena and the subsequent growth of our distribution model,” commented Daan Coetzee, General Manager of Brotek (Pty) Ltd – distributor of Brother products for southern Africa.

“SPL have more than proved themselves in the local market and thus it comes as no surprise that we have established a partnership with them.”

This additional relationship significantly strengthens SPL’s position as a multi-vendor parts supplier, thus enhancing its position as a single sourcing point of contact that many of its customers prefer.

For further information, please contact Des Stroud at telephone +27 11 699 3300; fax +27 11 794 2228; e-mail

About Service Parts Logistics
Service Parts Logistics (SPL) was founded in 1989 and is still the market leader in service parts management in Africa and the Middle East. Focused exclusively on the Middle East - African ICT services channel and offering parts distribution, service parts solutions, importation, reverse logistics and warranty management. SPL is the largest parts solutions provider in Africa. SPL's specialist skills ensure that there is always very High first pass parts availability, state of the art online ordering and online automated reverse logistics offering full visibility of the supply chain, as well as a dedicated part sales team available by phone, email or online.