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Widget UK Ltd today announced that it ranked Number 211 on the Deloitte Technology Fast 500 EMEA 2008, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology companies in EMEA. Rankings are based on percentage revenue growth over five years.

Widget’s chairman and founder, Mark Needham, credits the rapid reactions of the company’s management and sales force with the company’s 800% revenue growth over the past five years. “A recent study by Erasmus University, Rotterdam, ranked Widget as having both flexible management capabilities, and a flexible organisation design,” he said. “They commented that the people at Widget have created the organisation which can thrive in the competitive consumer goods distribution market.”

"Making the Deloitte Technology Fast 500 is commendable in today’s highly competitive technology industry," said Karel Bakkes, partner in charge of Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500 EMEA program. "We congratulate Widget on being one of the 500 fastest growing technology companies in the region."

In addition to ranking on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500, Widget UK Ltd ranked number 35 on the UK Technology Fast 50, which is a ranking of the 50 fastest growing technology firms in the UK.

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About Widget UK Ltd -

Widget UK is a leading supplier and distributor of mobile computing devices and accessories. Its portfolio includes satellite navigation, portable scanning devices and PDA accessories.

Specific brands that are distributed by Widget include the TomTom GPS range, the PocketSurfer2, Etymotic’s earphones, CardScan business card readers and the BeBook eReader.

PR Contact: Mathew Jones, Widget UK Ltd. - - 01438 842360

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