• Acquisition of NMK Group – based in the UAE and Qatar, the NMK Group is a value-added distributor of AV products and represents Midwich’s entry into the Middle Eastern market.


  • Acquisition of Starin Marketing – the US-based company has offices near Chicago, and is a value-added distributor of AV solutions, specialising in the unified communications market.


  • Acquisition of EES - Based near San Sebastian, and founded in 2004, the company distributes lighting products to the Spanish trade market, with a particular focus on customers servicing the live events and rental sectors.
  • Acquisition of Mobile Pro  - a leading Swiss, value added, trade only distributor of audio visual products with its head office based in Zurich.
  • Acquisition of Prase - Italy’s leading, specialist value add distributor of professional audio and video products.
  • Acquisition of AV Partner AS  – a market leading Norwegian value added distributor of audio visual products based in Oslo.


  • Acquisition of Bauer and Trummer GmbH - trading as New Media AV, a value added distributor of broadcast and professional video products in the D-A-CH region (Germany, Austria, Switzerland).
  • Acquisition of Sound Directions France - trading as Perfect Sound, a specialist distributor in the audio integration market serving France and the French speaking area of Switzerland.
  • Acquisition of Blonde Robot  - a specialist trade only distributor of professional video, photographic and broadcast equipment covering Asia Pacific region.



2014 - 2015


  • Acquisition of Kern & Stelly - specialist distribution of audio visual products and solutions, based in Hamburg and serving the German market.


2006 - 2010

  • 6 bolt-on acquisitions.
  • Acquisition of Sidev – audio visual distributor based in Lyon, France.
  • Acquisition of Square One – a print solutions and audio visual distributor, serving the Irish market with office in Bray, Ireland

2000 - 2005

  • Over £100m annual sales achieved.

1995 - 1996

  • Introduced trade-only channel policy and commenced AV distribution.

1979 - 1987

  • Founded in 1979.
  • Distributor of computers, components and printers.