KPN to sell Getronics’ business unit

2 Dec 2008

KPN of the Netherlands said yesterday it is selling its Getronics unit’s Business Solutions unit to Total Specific Solutions, Reuters reports. The unit is responsible for looking after a number of local governments and healthcare providers in the Netherlands. The sale is expected to complete in early 2009, subject to the approval of the Dutch competition authority; no financial details have been disclosed.



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