Komplett

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Komplett AS
Industry E-Commerce
Founded 1996
Headquarters Sandefjord, Norway
Key people
Ole Vinje, CEO
Products Komplett
Slogan The Obvious Choice
Website www.komplettgroup.com

Komplett AS is a Norwegian e-commerce company with nine webshops in 3 countries in Scandinavia. The larger part of their product assortment is computers and components, but have expanded to photo, Hi-Fi, TV, gaming and white goods.
Company headquarters are located in Sandefjord, Norway where the company was originally founded.
In addition to their Norwegian operations, Komplett is also running webshops in Sweden and Denmark, and also distribution in Norway through the departments Norek and Itegra.
Komplett has three call centers for sales and support in Sandefjord, Norway and Gothenburg, Sweden.
Komplett has distribution center and warehouses in Sandefjord, Norway. Company turnover in 2010 was 3,8 billion NOK along with 450 employees and 620 000 active customers

History[edit]

1991 Norek established
1996 Introduced the first webshop with Komplett.no
1999 Norkom established as the result of a merger between Komplett and Norek
2000 Noted on the Oslo Stock Exchange (OSE). Komplett.se established
2001 First webshop outside of Scandinavia opened
2003 New warehouse set up in Tilburg, Netherlands to supply the web shops in Western Europe
2004 Introduced SAP as the new company ERP system
2005 Introduced their own consumer finance solution
2007 Bought the rights to the name of the new stadium for Sandefjord Fotball called Komplett.no Arena. In May 2007 they acquired their Swedish competitor inWarehouse AB and took control of their webshop inWarehouse.se, along with their concept stores in Stockholm and Malmö. In October 2007 Komplett ASA merged with Torp Computing Group ASA and took over the distributor Itegra AS, and the web shops MPX.no and XD.no
2008 The webshops in UK, Germany, Austria and France were closed on June 24 at 10 a.m.
An additional warehouse of 14.000 m2 was opened adjacent to the existing distribution facilities in Sandefjord.
Opened the Irish webshop pick up point, local office and RMA department on 1 September to facilitate Komplett.ie customers.
The concept stores in Stockholm and Malmö was sold to Mac Support, effectively from October 1, 2008.
2010 European webshops sold to Netherlands based Paradigit Holding B.V.
2011 Delisted from Oslo Børs.
2013 Acquires 100% stake in Webhallen Sverige AB. Acquires 100% stake in Blush.no. Increases stake in Norsk Bildelsenter AS to 90.1%. KomplettForsikring.no launched.
2014 KomplettBank.no launched. Acquires 50.1% of Babybanden.no.
2015 Acquires Comtech.de.

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