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HTC and Brightpoint Strengthen Relationship With Expansion of Global Distribution Agreement
1.Date of occurrence of the event:2007/10/31

2.Company name:High Tech Computer Corp. 

3.Relationship to the Company (please enter "head office" or "affiliate company"):head office

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5.Cause of occurrence:
Brightpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ:CELL) ("Brightpoint") and HTC Corporation (TAIEX: 2498; "HTC"), the leading provider of Windows Mobile-based smartdevices today announced that they have entered into a global master distribution agreement. Under the terms of the agreement Brightpoint will provide distribution and customized logistic services to HTC on a global basis. Pursuant to the agreement, Brightpoint will support the entire range of HTC branded devices and help in the global expansion and penetration ofHTC products and services. "Brightpoint, together with our Dangaard businesses, is the worldwide leaderin providing distribution and customized logistic services for HTC's broad portfolio of devices and we were pioneers in developing sales channels andmarketing for HTC," said stated Robert J. Laikin, chairman of the board andchief executive officer of Brightpoint. "I believe that this new expanded relationship is a testament to Brightpoint's ability to provide strategic value to HTC's growing product base." "The global expansion of our partnership with Brightpoint enables us to bring best in class market execution efficiency including logistical, channel and retail support to our growing global business and will enable us to achieve even greater success across our entire range of HTC brandeddevices," said Peter Chou, chief executive officer, HTC Corp. "Brightpoint has consistently demonstrated seamless and efficient distribution of HTC devices in the countries they have previously distributed for us and we are excited to expand and improve our global footprint and capabilities through this partnership." 

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