Encompass Appointed Authorized Distributor of HP Parts and Accessories Throughout Latin American and the Caribbean

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga., March 03, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Encompass Supply Chain Solutions, Inc., a leading provider of forward and reverse logistics for a diverse range of finished goods and replacement parts, today announced it has received multi-country authorization to supply HP parts and accessories throughout Latin America and the Caribbean.

Under the deal, Encompass will supply HP imaging and computing parts for out-of-warranty repairs primarily in: Argentina, Colombia, Ecuador, Paraguay, Uruguay, Bolivia, Peru, Venezuela, Chile, Puerto Rico, Central America and the Caribbean. Distribution will be handled through the company’s partnership with Global Smart Business (GSB), which licenses the Encompass brand and goes to market outside the U.S. as Encompass International.

“With comprehensive, proven distribution infrastructure already in place throughout Latin America, Encompass International is excited to have the opportunity to further enhance HP genuine parts supply in the region,” said Jose A. Hernandez, Encompass Director of International Business Development.

Daniel Vargas, HP Authorized Parts Partner Program Manager, said Encompass will make a strong addition to HP’s existing parts distribution network.

“HP is pleased to welcome Encompass International as an authorized parts distributor to support our installed base in Latin America and the Caribbean,” said Vargas. “We are confident in Encompass’ ability to supplement parts availability throughout the region and serve our valued users.”

About HP

HP Inc. creates technology that makes life better for everyone, everywhere. Through our portfolio of printers, PCs, mobile devices, solutions, and services, we engineer experiences that amaze. More information about HP (NYSE:HPQ) is available at http://www.hp.com.

About Global Smart Business / Encompass International

GSB is a multinational company with presence in 27 countries providing fully integrated outsourcing service solutions, serving Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean with warranty services, break and fix, field engineering, incident management, and forward and reverse parts logistics solutions.

About Encompass Supply Chain Solutions, Inc.

Encompass is a market leader in forward and reverse supply chain management and high-tech repair services for a diverse and expanding range of consumer electronics, computer, major appliance and imaging products. Encompass provides end-to-end solutions for OEMs, retailers, independent dealers and third-party administrators.

Encompass manages all stages of the product lifecycle, including finished goods and replacement parts logistics, board repair and product refurbishment services, returns management, asset value recovery and eco-friendly disposal. For more information, please visit encompass.com and encompassparts.com and follow us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter.

Kristin Hurst Director of Marketing Ph: 954.474.0325 khurst@encompass.com

Source:Encompass Supply Chain Solutions, Inc.