SanDisk expands Indian operations



5 October 2006 — New Delhi (IND): SanDisk has announced new distribution relationships with Ingram Micro and Rashi Peripherals, one of India’s largest IT distributors, to sell SanDisk products throughout the country.


SanDisk products will initially be available in 2,000 stores and will be available in more than 14,000 stores by the end of 2007.


SanDisk intends to launch a wide range of products including MP3 players, mobile phone cards, USB flash drives and high-performance digital imaging cards.


The company has been building its presence in India with the opening of a flash memory design centre in Bangalore earlier this year and with the recent appointment of Manisha Sood, as SanDisk country manager for sales and marketing.