The Release of Collector‘s Edition Bundles in the course of computer game launches comes along with considerable challenges for the entire supply chain.
The German company Port Plexus GmbH, global market leader in development of collector’s edition bundles for computer games, realizes the global assembly and fulfillment through RHIEM’s European facility and it’s global alliance partners in North America and Asia Pacific. Through a unique unboxing experience, the collector’s editions aim to strengthen the customers‘ identification with the otherwise immaterial computer game. While regular computer games are typically offered in unostentatious DVD boxes or even by download only, collector’s editions inspire the customers by a combination of design elements in the spirit of the computer game.
RHIEM’s eCommerce services pave the way for California based IT company Cloud Engines, Inc. to enter the European market. Pogoplug™, the award winning multimedia sharing device, is set to launch in the UK and Europe in mid-February.
Voerde, 03 February 2010 – RHIEM Group, a Germany based European specialist for intergrated eCommerce and fulfillment solutions, announced today that Cloud Engines, Inc. has chosen RHIEM’s solution to manage both its EMEA online channel and retail fulfillment. The award winning and unique multimedia sharing device Pogoplug™ will soon be available to European end consumers.
Expanded service offering for affordable data carrier and printed materials production. According to forecasts by the Pira Analysis Institute, 30 percent of all manufactured print products will be printed digitally by 2015. The market is set to grow to 125 billion euros worldwide – three times as much as today
From small print shop to global fulfilment service provider: a success story “made in Germany”.
The RHIEM Group, an owner-run fulfilment service provider with headquarters in Voerde, celebrates its 50th anniversary this summer. What began in 1958 as a print shop in a house in Duisburg-Walsum, has developed within half a century into a worldwide service provider with collaborative partnerships in North America, Asia and Europe. In time for the company’s anniversary, a new 7,000 square-metre hall was acquired at the company’s headquarters in Voerde, to create space for further expansion.
RHIEM Group opens up new markets in Europe, North America and Asia through strategic partnerships
The RHIEM Group, an owner-run fulfilment service provider with headquarters in Voerde, has expanded its company structure. Through close partnerships with companies in Fremont (California) and Singapore, which in turn operate subsidiaries all over North America and Asia, RHIEM’s international customers can become active in the most important markets, whilst maintaining their local contacts.