Select Telecom acquires CBS in Cambridge
Cambridge based vehicle technology and accessories business CBS Communications has been acquired for an undisclosed sum by Select Telecom, a fellow East of England company.
As part of the acquisition, the company will relocate to the CBS showrooms and workshop in Clifton Road, Cambridge, and rebrand as Select CBS.
The deal enables Select CBS to focus on the vehicle installations market.
Select Telecom’s 105 communications engineers join CBS Communications’ team of in-house installation specialists.
Ely based Select Telecom has 20 years’ experience operating a hands free car kit business, Select Car Kits, as well as providing business mobile communication contracts to companies across the UK.
Managing Director of Select CBS, Naeem Khokhar, said: “CBS Communications has been a significant player in UK aftermarket vehicle installation industry for 30 years and has built a strong reputation as a competitive and efficient provider of vehicle accessories throughout East Anglia.
“Combined with our experience in mobile communications and car kit installations, we will be able to provide an extensive range of new services to our customers.”
As part of the process, Select Telecom’s Mobile Communications division has been acquired by business mobile communication specialists, Evolve Telecom, which provides expert advice and services on business mobile packages, voice, data, fixed line and mobile applications.
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