CNET Channel and DCI Form Partnership

Thu, 02/02/2006

Combined offerings create increased value of technology product content.

Starnberg, GERMANY - February 3, 2006 CNET Channel and the Database for Commerce and Industry (DCI AG) announced today that CNET Channel's product content will now be available as part of DCI's service offerings. Both companies have long-standing expertise in the treatment and maintenance of IT and consumer electronics product content. As a result of the cooperation, resellers, retailers, distributors, manufacturers as well as end-buyers benefit from improved product content with increased value and utility.

Complete, accurate and detailed product content proves to be the primary factor for most end-buyers when making technology purchase decisions. The cooperation of two leading product content suppliers within the IT and consumer electronics sector results in a premium offering of data quality, quantity and services.

DCI will market the product content from CNET Channel in Germany. Additionally, CNET Channel will offer selected services and product data from DCI to its customers worldwide.

The CNET Channel and DCI product offering will deliver significant benefits for customers:

  • Increased breadth of products
  • Extended depth of content for each product
  • Product content available in 12 languages
  • Any combination and selection of individual product data
  • Flexible customization of product content per customer requests

All existing services from DCI remain intact. Benefits DCI customers receive from the high flexibility of processing data and the services which refine the data, are now also available for product content from CNET Channel.

Please contact Thomas Brandt ( or +49.4531.897610) to discuss how localized content can enable you to offer end-customers a better quality experience, strengthen loyalty and increase sales.

CNET Channel Contact:
Scott Danish - Vice President, Global Marketing
Phone: +1.415.344.2722
Mobile: +1.415.254.0500