PrintIT Reseller issue 118

01732 759725 BULLETIN 10 Approved by SBTi TD SYNNEX’s near and long-term sciencebased emissions reduction targets have been approved by the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi). TD SYNNEX commits to reach net zero greenhouse gas emissions across the value chain by FY2045; to reduce absolute scope 1 and 2 GHG emissions 42% by FY2030 from a FY2022 base year and to reduce absolute scope 1, 2 and 3 GHG emissions 90% by FY2045 from a FY2022 base year. Additionally, the company also commits that 90% of its suppliers by spend covering purchased goods and services, will have science-based targets by FY2028 and that 58% of its customers by revenue covering use of sold products, will have science-based targets by FY2028. “I was privileged to sign our commitment to the SBTi Business Ambition Pledge as one of my first acts as CEO of TD SYNNEX following the merger that created our company in September 2021, so it’s safe to say sustainability has been a priority for our business from day 1,” said Rich Hume, CEO, TD SYNNEX. “I thank all the co-workers involved in building our roadmap to achieving these goals. The approval by SBTi is a testament to their hard work and commitment.” New partnership Climb Channel Solutions, an international specialty technology distributor and wholly owned subsidiary of Climb Global Solutions, Inc. has announced a new partnership with Flashpoint, a leader in threat data and intelligence. The global partnership will enable more partners to access Flashpoint’s comprehensive threat intelligence platform, Flashpoint Ignite, which integrates human-powered data collection and intelligence with intuitive technology to help organisations protect people, places, and assets. “We are excited to join forces with Climb Channel Solutions to amplify our reach and impact,” said Ryan Bauernschmidt, Senior Director of Partnerships at Flashpoint. “This strategic alliance aligns with our mission to deliver the most relevant, timely, and actionable threat intelligence that empowers enterprises to make mission-critical decisions that keep people and assets safe. “By leveraging Climb’s extensive distribution network, we can expand the reach of our industry-leading threat intelligence to a broader audience. This partnership will not only drive significant growth but also provide unparalleled value to our mutual customers by enhancing their ability to proactively safeguard critical assets and reduce risk.” Value in the meeting room Maverick, the specialist audio visual division of TD SYNNEX, has signed a distribution agreement with Pexip, a leading provider of secure, enterprise-grade video and collaboration solutions that improve meeting room experiences and drive higher ROI for customers. Mark Glasspool, Business Development Director said: “Pexip’s innovative video conferencing platform gives partners the opportunity to enhance user experiences for their customers and get even better return on all their collaboration and meeting room investments. We are committed to providing cutting-edge solutions for our partners and Pexip is a significant addition to our portfolio – one that enables partners to deliver truly seamless and effective communication experiences to their customers. “As well as solving a dilemma for users looking to create a full native experience on a variety of host video conferencing platforms, Pexip can help organisations looking to migrate from on-prem’ to cloud by bridging the gap between legacy systems and modern collaboration solutions.” Pexip’s solutions build on the vendor’s trusted, scalable, and interoperable platform to provide high quality video experiences that can be securely accessed from anywhere. They are the latest addition to an extensive portfolio that provides TD SYNNEX Maverick’s partners with an unrivalled choice of options with which they can meet all their customers’ collaboration and UC requirements. Integra expands supplier portfolio Integra has added The Cheeky Panda to its supplier portfolio, bringing an innovative, ecofriendly product range to members. Founded in 2016 by Chris Forbes and Julie Chen, The Cheeky Panda has rapidly grown into a globally recognised, B Corp certified brand, dedicated to sustainability and quality. The company's products are made from FSC certified bamboo, providing a natural and sustainable alternative to traditional paper products. Integra’s Purchasing Director, Allison Fishlock said: “This is an exciting product range that provides members with additional sales opportunities in a growing category where sustainability is becoming a bigger part of the conversation. We are looking forward to working with the team at The Cheeky Panda.” Business Design Centre · London · 17 September 2024 ICT · MANAGED IT · MOBILE · PRINT 24 in partnership with Rich Hume Mark Glasspool