NEWS: SPL Appoints New Services Manager

Johannesburg, 15 February 2005] – Service Parts Logistics (SPL), the largest parts solutions provider in the Middle East and Africa, today announced that Craig Chetty had been appointed as Multi-vendor Services Manager.

“I am delighted that we were able to fill this new position from within our own ranks,” commented Steve Cox, CEO of Microtek, the holding company of SPL. “Craig has been with us for some ten years and fully understands our business solutions and their implications. I wish him well in this new and challenging position.”

Craig reports to Des Stroud, the Managing Director of SPL.

For further information, please contact Chris Cox at tel. +27 11 699 3300; fax +27 11 759 7093; 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.