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CMS Distribution partners with gaming specialist Thrustmaster

CMS describes the deal as a "tremendous opportunity" to enage with new markets

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CMS Distribution has announced a new partnership with gaming hardware provider Thrustmaster, in a move the distributor says is a “perfect fit” for its growth plans.

A prominent name in the PC and gaming console gaming hardware category, Thrustmaster boasts 30 years of experience in developing gaming accessories and peripherals.

The firm develops products such as flight and simulation racing peripherals, headsets, and controllers, which have been designed to offer extremely accurate gameplay and give users immersive experiences with optimal realism across numerous platforms.

Thrustmaster is also the exclusive supplier of racing wheels and flight sticks to the CMS gaming team.

“We are delighted to announce this partnership with Thrustmaster, one of the market leaders in racing wheels and flight sticks,” commented Jonpaul Warren, PC Components Product sales manager at CMS Distribution.

“This relationship is a perfect fit for our growth plans for the CMS gaming team and offers us a tremendous opportunity to engage across our entire customer base. We are looking forward to building a fantastic relationship together.”

Founded in 1990, Thrustmaster is a part of the Guillemot Corporation S.A., a designer, and manufacturer of interactive entertainment hardware and accessories. The group has been active in the market since 1984, establishing a presence across 11 countries - including the UK - and now distributes its products in 140 nations around the world.

Guillemot focuses its activities on its two flagship brands: Hercules for the digital hardware and peripherals segment and Thrustmaster for PC and console gaming accessories.

“The enthusiasm and energy that CMS team bring makes it a very exciting time ahead,” commented Steve Bailey, UK channel manager, Guillemot Corporation S.A. “Having built plans together to continue the growth of Racing and Flight hardware in the UK market, I am looking forward to a very successful future with CMS.”

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